Anthony Lopes, the controversial aggression

Customary for muscular outings, in the feet of opposing attackers or in the air, Lyon goalkeeper Anthony Lopes stood out again this Sunday against Angers.

From the start of the match, the Portuguese international split an aggressive air intervention to relieve his defense, striking in the process a violent knee in the back of Romain Thomas, the defender of the SCO. Without receiving any warning.

“Courageous, Romain Thomas resumes the match after having been on the ground for a long time following a duel with Lopes”, writes the Angevin club in his live-tweet of the day – the person concerned being left for a big contusion, captured by the images of Canal +.

“Lopes over and over again. At the same time it would be wrong to deprive oneself since it is never sanctioned, “reacts on the same network the journalist Pierre Ménès.

Even the Fédé de la Lose gets down to it: “Imagine, you play football and you see Anthony Lopes come out on you. Who are you going to send your last thought to before joining Papa Johnny? “And to add:” It still kills us, today we whistle you penalties for completely involuntary hands, but a good big knee of families in the spine, it plays … “

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