Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas (L) and Marseille counterpart Jacques-Henri Eyraud (R)


Marseille president Jacques-Henri Eyraud does not consider Lyon boss Jean-Michel Aulas in the case of his proposal regarding the season.

Marseille president Jacques-Henri Eyraud and Lyon counterpart Jean-Michel Aulas had been occupied with a COVID-19 spat after the latter proposed the Ligue 1 season must be cancelled amid coronavirus.

The Ligue de Football Professionnel (LFP) confirmed on Friday all fits in Ligue 1 and Ligue 2 were suspended until further understand in an attempt to battle the spread of COVID-19, which has claimed more than 5,500 lives globally.

Outspoken Lyon president Aulas referred to as for the Ligue 1 season to complete now, without a champion or relegation – that implies Paris Saint-Germain, who are 12 problems clear atop the table through 28 rounds, would fail to see the establish.

Aulas’ position has angered Marseille’s Eyraud, whose facet are 2nd inside the standings, while Lyon are seventh and 10 problems adrift of the Champions League places.


“When his fever has come down, Jean-Michel Aulas will see the obscenity of his opportunism and will quickly return to the values that make him a great footballing operator,” Eyraud knowledgeable Le Journal du Dimanche.

“We are well-versed in Jean-Michel Aulas’ obsessive wish to defend Lyon with the whole thing he has. But this is taking the mickey. Do you actually love football when, without consulting somebody, you counsel annulling 28 gadgets of video video games that have already been carried out. 25,200 minutes price of effort, excitement and hard moments. 25,200 minutes of sharing moments between Ligue 1 players.

“Should we dissolve them owing to the selfishness of one one that needs his workforce inside the Champions League? So, on account of his Lyon players are you to qualify for a very powerful prize, there remains a joker card: the coronavirus. It is simply enough to vanish this championship into a cupboard of bad memories and for Jean-Michel Aulas to control an anti-defeat vaccine. Come on, let’s pretend that this season not at all existed. Let’s used to be as soon as our arms with lotion that destroys sports activities actions results and erases reality from the field.

“The very idea of using this widespread challenge for personal gain is indecent. Let us live up to the values of sport, let us be an example as a football family that seeks to defend the general interest.”


Aulas hit once more by the use of Twitter on Saturday, writing: “Good for you and your disciples that ridiculousness is far much less deadly than the coronavirus. In words of the whole thing else, I hope with all my center that the league will get going over again in short and that we will be able to finish it like our Champions’ League are compatible and the cup final.

“For you JH, the most difficult times are just beginning. Football has never been JH’s strong suit: after suggesting to increase the number of points a team could get from a match if they scored goals from outside of the box, the €200million loss that he has run up in three years, despite FFP [Financial Fair Play] only allowing him to have a €30m loss, now he has exposed himself to a potential defamation suit because he has twisted my words!”