The August match was called off after home fans arrived on the pitch and clashed with OM players and staff.
League 1 has knocked Nice down by two points, one of which was suspended due to violent scenes that led to their clash with Marseille in August, while OM Physio Pablo Fernandez will face 2021. 22 will be suspended for the entire season.
The hosts have suffered the most from the LFP’s latest disciplinary decision, but many Marseille representatives also face restrictions, with the match having to go back behind closed doors.
What was said
Explaining this, the association said: “At this Wednesday’s meeting, the LFP’s disciplinary commission ruled on the events that led to the third day of the League 1 Uber Atlas match between OGC Nice and Olympique de Marseille. Stopped. ” Statement published on its official website.
“After reading the investigation report in the presence of the two clubs, the commission decided to resume the match on the transfer field. In addition, two penalty points were imposed on OGC Nice, including one suspension point. “
Which players were punished?
Aliens Riviera and his subsequent freaks were attacked on the pitch when Marseille star Dimitri Payet threw a bottle back into the crowd, an action for which the former West Ham man was suspended with a one-match ban. Along with fellow Alvaro Gonzalez, who was also accused of inciting home fans.
“As for the players, defender Alvaro Gonzalez suffered a two-game suspension. As for his teammate Dimitri Payet, he was cleared with a suspended match,” the LFP statement confirmed.
Fernandez, meanwhile, was part of George Sampoli’s backroom staff. He had already been suspended indefinitely by the LFP after hitting a good fan.All League 1 activities are banned for the rest of the season.