Tense atmosphere before the kickoff this Sunday evening (21h) the shock of the 13th day of Ligue 1 between OM and OL at the Velodrome. Escorted by the police, the Lyonnais bus entered the stadium quite quickly, after being given insults and other fingers of honor as a welcome. The vehicle was targeted by projectiles.
Aulas went to see the delegates
The glass did not explode, but is partly broken. The bus is secured with triple glazing and reinforced windows. "We received bottles and cans full.The players were scared.It is a scandal, unworthy of a big club," lamented the driver of the bus lyonnais. Jean-Michel Aulas showed his anger after these incidents.
"The safety of the players, the staff and the leaders was not ensured during the trip to the stadium," explains OL on Twitter after the threats to the team and Rudi Garcia all afternoon on social networks , 5 impacts were observed on the bus leading the team to the stadium.Winds were broken.President Jean-Michel Aulas had to alert the delegates of the match on the risk of endangering the physical integrity of the players, coaches and referees. "
Between the expected warm atmosphere, the sports issue and the return of Rudi Garcia, the context boiling around this shock had prompted the police to be cautious, especially around the Lyon bus, which has already been damaged by the past when arriving at the Velodrome. In this sense, the newspaper La Provence explained that the authorities have asked the OL to abandon its traditional bus, the colors of Lyon, for an unmarked vehicle, to avoid the throwing of projectiles. Aulas refused, as he confirmed to RMC Sport, believing that his club must always move with his bus, especially since it is secure.