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After indignation and before a tragedy, French football must (really) act

DECRYPTION – Polluted since the start of the season by violence in the stadiums, Ligue 1 hit rock bottom on Sunday.

The weeks go by and look the same for French football. In a season as incredible on the ground as pathetic outside, Ligue 1 multiplies the gaps without anything changing in depth. At least not everywhere, not fast enough and above all not strong enough. Sometimes with varying severity. Sunday evening, during an OL-OM poster supposed to promote the French championship with a show rarely seen this season every weekend, the famous “Olympico” turned into a fiasco. In large widths.

The fault of the stupidity of a pseudo-supporter – placed in police custody and referred Tuesday for a judgment in immediate appearance – who had the good idea to throw a bottle of water on the Marseillais Dimitri Payet from the 4e minute of play, causing the game to be interrupted then definitively stopped. New episode which echoes the (too) many precedents glimpsed since last summer and also symbolizes the laxity and the lack of severity of the instances

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