Monday, December 14, Emmanuel Macron attended the draw for the pools of the Rugby World Cup 2023. He spoke to viewers and had a thought for Christophe Dominici. The death of the former rugby player still arouses great emotion.
The death of Christophe Dominici , which occurred on November 24, 2020, aroused great emotion in the world of sport and even at the highest levels of the State. Emmanuel Macron , President of the Republic, took advantage of an important day to pay tribute to him.
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Monday, December 14, 2020, lovers of the oval attended the draw for pools for the next Rugby World Cup. The event was broadcast on Canal + Sport. Emmanuel Macron attended and intervened on the set. Mask on the face and at a distance from the presenter Louise Ekland, the President of the Republic addressed the players of the XV of France and the viewers. He had a thought for Christophe Dominici, the former three-quarter wing of the Blues and the Stade Français, who died at the Saint-Cloud park in still murky circumstances.
” I want to have a word for ‘Domi’ today. Obviously we all think of those we have lost. (…) He left us several weeks ago. I want to have a word for him and this which he represented in the French rugby family , ”explained Emmanuel Macron.
The head of state also referred to the former coach of the France football team, Gérard Houllier, died Monday, December 14, 2020 after undergoing aortic operation.