Six people were slightly injured and two arrested in the incidents that occurred at half-time in the North derby between Lens and Lille on Saturday at the Bollaert-Delelis stadium, we learned from the sub-prefecture. “
There was no serious injury, there were six evacuations on the hospital but for minor injuries (Lensois side because they went over the gates). There was a Lille person arrested who had launched a siege and a Lensois supporter also arrested for having launched a siege on a CRS and who will be judged in immediate appearance
, "the sub-prefect of Lens Jean told AFP on Saturday evening. -François Raffy. "
At half-time, Lille supporters wanted to go over the gates to compete with Lensois in the neighboring stand, the CRS intervened immediately.
The Ultras Lensois seeing that their colleagues were attacked returned (on the lawn, editor's note) to protect them, but the CRS intervened immediately, there was no generalized confrontation
, ”he said. .
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The start of the second period was delayed by half an hour after the invasion of the lawn by dozens of Lensois supporters, who headed for the parking of their Lille rivals. The match, counting for the 6th day of L1, was finally able to resume and Lens won 1-0 thanks to a goal by Polish summer rookie Przemyslaw Frankowski, thus ending Bollaert's 15-year famine in the derby of North. Before the meeting, an offensive tifo targeting Lille had been brandished by the ultras Sang et Or. These events come four weeks after the incidents between Nice and Marseille, in Nice: clashes involving players, spectators and members of the team management had caused the interruption of the Mediterranean derby, and resulted in sanctions.For the Nice-OM incidents, the League (LFP) sanctioned the Nice club with three matches behind closed doors and the withdrawal of one point. The match will also be replayed on October 27 on neutral ground.