Lyon will hold the next home match in European competitions without spectators, reports the club’s official website.

The club is punished for the behavior of fans in the return match of 1/8 final of the Champions League against CSKA (2:3).

Fans throwing fireworks and other objects on the field and rioted in the stands and allow themselves manifestations of racism. Lyon intends to challenge the punishment.

The French club qualified for the group stage of the Champions League.

His rivals, he learns resulte in the draw on 30 August, informs SE.

Earlier media reported that “lion” will hold two matches without spectators (but one match suspended).