women / Club Statement

Media Release

Published on the 24 May 2013 à 19:50

The French Football Federation's Appeals Commission rejected Montpellier's appeal and confirmed the result of the Women's Coupe de France semi-final between MHSC and Olympique Lyonnais.

The French Football Federation's Appeals Commission rejected Montpellier's appeal and confirmed the result of the Women's Coupe de France semi-final between MHSC and Olympique Lyonnais, which saw OL qualify for the final in a penalty shootout.

In the spirit of Fair Play, Olympique Lyonnais again offered to replay the match and Montpellier have accepted.

The Appeals Commission upheld OL's offer as an example of Fair Play. The match will now be replayed on Wednesday 5 June.

Olympique Lyonnais is delighted by this decision which will allow the two sides to find a winner and worthy, dignified finalist out of Montpellier and Olympique Lyonnais for the Coupe de France.

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