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Another match cancelled over French protests
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Authorities have cancelled this weekend’s football match between St Etienne and Olympique de Marseille – two of France’s biggest teams – as concerns mount that anti-government demonstrations this weekend could turn violent.

France’s Ligue 1 body said on Thursday that the match had been cancelled at the request of local police.

The cancellation of the St Etienne/Marseille match follows similar decisions to scrap Monaco’s local derby versus Nice and Saturday’s Paris St Germain’s match.

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