Ugly scenes: Star in scuffle with spectator

the Lyon player Memphis Depay went directly to the attack on the Lyon-follower. "I have never seen anything like it. It is really embarrassing," said the Du

Ugly scenes: Star in scuffle with spectator

the Lyon player Memphis Depay went directly to the attack on the Lyon-follower.

"I have never seen anything like it. It is really embarrassing," said the Dutch footballer.

Everything else seemed to end up in lykkerus in the French city on Tuesday evening.

the Champions League match against RB Leipzig, ended in a 2-2 draw via a scoring of just Memphis Depay in the final minutes, which just secured Lyon a place in the tournament knockoutfase for the spring.

See highlights from the fight at the top of the article

the Relationship between the Lyon players and supporters, however, has not been at the top in the course of the autumn - and on Tuesday evening it went wrong.

After the final whistle was a spectator won access to the track, and he had brought along a banner, on which was drawn a donkey and the words 'Marcelo, get out of our club.'

the Message was aimed directly at the brazilian player Marcelo, who has been in the firing line from the grandstand.

And it would be Memphis Depay not find themselves in. The Dutch star visited immediately the follower to remove the banner. It ended in great uproar between supporter and player.

"I ran to him to remove the flag. Who has the time to make such a thing? Who has time to paint a flag with a donkey on? If you come in here to support us, but they jeer at us," said Memphis Depay, according to RMC Sport.

The French media also write that the supporters were unhappy with the fact that the Lyon players - including Danish Joachim Andersen after the match is not approached and thanked for the support.

Regardless of what was Memphis Depay dissatisfied.

"I'm furious. I don't know what to say. It is hard for me to be quiet, for it gives no sense of play here, if we can't cheer with fans after a match," said the Dutch player, who was subsequently taken out of the line by officials and team mates.

Updated Date: 11 December 2019, 06:00

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