In an explosive context, the divide is deep between football clubs and their supporters

Against the backdrop of the health crisis and the Mediapro fiasco, the dialogue continues to harden between leaders and groups of ultras.

Clubs on the verge of financial asphyxiation with a broadcaster (Mediapro) which is shutting down, desperately empty stadiums and a sometimes mediocre show on the pitch: it was thought that French football had hit rock bottom in recent weeks. Images of raging supporters storming the Olympique de Marseille training center on Saturday transformed into an entrenched camp, under the jets of projectiles hidden by the clouds of smoke, only tarnished a little more the faded picture of French football sick of a double crisis, economic, but also social, with supporters who do not more identify with their club.

Because, if it is the magnifying mirror of the round ball in France, OM is not the only club to note a deep fracture with the base of its audience. Three other historic institutions in France have recently suffered from the same ills. Last summer, several dozen of Girondins de Bordeaux ultras had

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