Lyon and Shakhtar will play in front of empty stands

Лион и Шахтер сыграют при пустых трибунах

Fans punished for the incident last season.

Rival Shakhtar in the group stage of the Champions League – Lyon will play two home matches in European competition without their fans.

This decision, in connection with the behavior of fans of the French club in the home match 1/16 finals of the Europa League 2017/18 vs CSKA took Control, ethics and disciplinary body of UEFA. Such sanctions have also supported the Appeal body of UEFA.

Thus, the match of the second round of the group stage of the Champions League 2018/19 between Lyon and Shakhtar, which will be held on Tuesday, 2 October, will be held without spectators.

We will remind that the day before Lyon issued a lifetime ban on visiting matches one of the fans, who said the Nazi gestures during a match in Manchester.

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