Emmanuel Macron says he is “outraged by what we have seen”, in an interview with the regional press

Many Liverpool supporters were unable to access the Stade de France on Saturday.

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His reaction was expected. The President of the Republic, Emmanuel Macron, said to himself “unworthy” by “what we saw” at the Stade de France in the Champions League final, in an interview with the regional press, Friday June 3. The kick-off of the match between Liverpool and Real Madrid was delayed by 36 minutes after problems filtering of spectators around the Ile-de-France enclosure Some Reds fans in possession of tickets were unable to access the stands.

“I was, like all of us, outraged by the disorder in all its forms and by what we sawsaid Emmanuel Macron. I have a thought for the families who have been jostled, who have not been able to access the places they had paid for. That’s why I want us to be able to compensate them as soon as possible.”

The president has “asked the government to determine the responsibilities and explain them in great detail to our compatriots, the British and the Spaniards”.

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