There are most likely supporters who cannot recall the final score of Friday’s international friendly between France and Germany. It finished 2-0 to the hosts, but in light of the terror attacks that gripped Paris that day, football mattered for nothing. This was an assault on humanity, not on sport - even if there was a sporting impact.
Spectators invade the pitch of the Stade de France stadium after the international friendly soccer France against Germany, Friday, Nov. 13, 2015 in Saint Denis, outside Paris. Multiple fatal attacks throughout the city have prompted President Francois Hollande to announce he was closing the country's borders and declaring a state of emergency. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
People gather outside Le Carillon restaurant, one of the attack sites in Paris, November 15, 2015. REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen