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‘Ban all UEFA wine’ ‘Staunch Brexit. ??’ ‘we will stop buying French cheese too’ Blue Pound backlash to Lyon ban

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Ibrox fans have reacted with predictable fury to news that they won’t be able to attend Thursday’s Europa League tie away to Lyon.

Last week it was announced that 2,200 tickets had been given over to away supporters with another 1,000 ticketless fans expected to travel.

The local authorities announced that visiting fans would be banned from the city centre to prevent them from detracting from The Festival of Light which brings thousands of normal people to the city.

With the go-ahead to attend the match fans paid for pre-flight testing and booked up for tests in Lyon to allow them to return to blighty with a Day 2 PCR test also having to be paid for.

In mid-afternoon news came through that the French authorities had banned visiting fans with refunds being issued. It seems that the French economy is going to feel the full backlash of that decision.

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7 comments

  • Dora says:

    Why would the French authorities disrupt (normal people’s), daily lives to experience the wangers/peepuls backward, dark aged, hillbilly attitude!!
    Pretty sure the good folk of Lyon would like their city to remain intact..!!

  • Tony B says:

    So it’s Roquefort and a cheeky wee Pomerol for me this weekend in solidarity with our French freres repelling of the barbarian hun hordes from La Belle France.

    Aux armes citoyens!

  • Tony B says:

    Les morts vivants………Ils ne passeront pas!

  • Tony B says:

    What is EUFA ( sic ) wine anyway? And where do they make it?

    I want some.

    • John mcghee says:

      I hope the sevco fans cause on thursday night and get banned from European football altogether because everywhere they go they cause troble smashing bottles assaulting other fans and pishing all over the place dirty lowlife scumbags the new club and there sevco fans..SCUM SCUM SCUM

  • Peter Cassidy says:

    They want to ban French wine are they being serious the nearest most of them get to drinking wine is a big bottle of Buckfast well done lyon banning these bigots.

  • Bigmick says:

    They’ll never eat another frog again

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