The French supporter who had been seriously injured falling from a rostrum during clashes between supporters before the Nice-Cologne match (1-1), in the Europa League Conference, at the Allianz Riviera, last Thursday, will be tried Thursday in immediate appearance, the Nice prosecutor’s office announced on Wednesday. Of French nationality and domiciled in Seine-Saint-Denis, this man, without a criminal record, did not give an explanation during his police custody on his presence that evening in the stadium, said the prosecution in a communicated.
He faces three years in prison and a fine of 45,000 euros.
He will be judged Thursday afternoon in immediate appearance for “violence in a meeting in the context of a sporting event”, “use of a rocket or artifice in a sports arena”, “throw of a projectile presenting a danger to the safety of people in a sports arena. For these facts, he risks three years in prison and a fine of 45,000 euros. “Very alcoholic” during this evening, this man is in fact a Parisian supporter, had specified the same evening of the incidents the prefecture of the Alpes-Maritimes.