Supporters of Olympique Lyon have fallen into a fight with Olympique Marseille.
Marseille plays a match against Saint-Etienne yesterday evening. On the way to visit the match the groups came to a meeting at a toll road. At least one person was seriously injured in the fighting. Twenty people are less serious condition.
Lyon has an official statement about the fighting brought out. The club has announced to cooperate with an investigation into the cause of the incident. This is because the board considers the severity of the fighting so violently that attention needs to be addressed.
Marseille’s opponent Saint-Etienne is a regional partner of Lyon.