And the trend is on the rise.
“For the last two or three years, we have had one or two cases per year. And there we are talking about seven cases in total, only in the Quebec City region. “
And it’s not limited to coaches.
“Last week, at the regional B meetings, two 13-year-old children, who were officials, were told by parents at the end of the match:” Get your money on the other side. You’re paid by the other team to make us lose. I do not even understand how this comes about. “
Of course, these ugly incidents are not the norm. Mathieu Marcoux sees it as a form of misunderstanding.