The attention of the users of the site ("the Site") is drawn to these statutory notices and general terms and conditions of use :


The Site is owned by ELISA, which is also the Webmsater of the site; a société par actions simplifiée (simplified joint stock company) with a share capital of 4,840,000 Euros, recorded in the Lille Register of Trades and Companies under the number 508 378 130 and the registered office of which is situated at 261 Boulevard de Tournai, 59650 Villeneuve d’Ascq.

Tel: 03 20 59 40 00 - Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

VAT No.: FR 07 508 378 130

Publishing Manager: Mr. Max ROCHE - Chairman of ELISA

The Site is hosted by OPENFIELD, a société par actions simplifiées (simplified joint stock company) with a share capital of 2,910 Euros recorded at the Nanterre Register of Trade and Companies under the number 794 692 061 and the registered office of which is situated at 30-32, rue Guy Môquet, 92240 Malakoff. It being recorded that the hosting offered by OPENFIELD is supported by the technical services of ALPHA SQUARE, a Société par actions simplifiée (simplified joint stock company) with a share capital of 20,000 Euros, recorded at the Paris Register of Trades and Companies under the number 809 675 515 and the registered office of which is situated at 224 rue du Faubourg Saint-Antoine, 75012 Paris.


The fact of accessing and browsing the Site constitutes in itself an acceptance of these General Terms and Conditions of Use (hereinafter the “GT&CU"). By accessing the Site by any means (including computer, mobile, tablet, etc.), the User acknowledges having read them and undertakes to comply with them without reservation.

The purpose of these G&TCU is to determine the terms for access, availability and use of the Site by Users, its functionality and content. A User who refuses to comply with these G&TCU must not access or use the Site. These G&TCU constitute a legally binding contract which is binding on Users who access, browse and use the Site in any manner whatsoever.


The terms defined below shall have the following meanings, whether used in the singular or plural:

  • "Personal Data”: means, in relation to Article 2 of the Loi Informatique et Libertés (Data Protection and Freedom of Information Law), "any information relating to an identified individual or individual who can be identified, directly or indirectly, by reference to an identification number or to one or more particulars relating to him or her”. Personal Data comprises data allowing the identification of the Users.
  • "User”: means any person accessing the Site (e.g. visitors) and whose Personal Data may be collected.
  • "Terminal" means the various devices by which the Site is accessible. Terminals include smartphones, tablets, computers via the Internet (PC or Apple) and any device connected/connectable to another device or to the Internet.


ELISA collects Personal Data concerning Users when they browse on the Site. Personal Data is collected, processed, recorded and stored in accordance with the statutory provisions applicable and especially the Law of 6 January 1978 relating to information technology, files and freedom of information as amended by the Law of 6 August 2004.

ELISA invites Users to consult "Personal Data" for information concerning the processing of Personal Data which takes place when they access and use of the Site and on their rights with regard to such processing. This page is accessible from a specific link available on each page of the Site.


ELISA is the owner of the domain name This Site is an intellectual work: the Site and each of the features comprising the Site (moving or non-moving images, illustrations, photographs, sounds, know-how, texts, graphic elements, etc.) including where applicable software and databases (hereinafter the "Content”), are protected by intellectual property law, in particular by copyright, design and trademark rights.

Thus, unless otherwise stated, the intellectual property rights in the Content are the exclusive property of ELISA, a third party or a partner who has granted rights of use to ELISA. ELISA does not grant any license or sub-license over all or part of the Content or any right other than to use the Site under these G&TCU. The User acknowledges these rights and undertakes to respect them. Any use, modification, reproduction, extraction, performance and translation, in whole or in part, of the Content by any process whatsoever, is strictly forbidden without the prior written consent of ELISA or the rights holder of the protected sign.

Similarly, any unauthorised reproduction of literary, musical, audiovisual and photographic works and, more generally, of any work that is protectable by intellectual property law, accessible through the Site, is prohibited and subject to civil and/or criminal penalties in accordance with the provisions of Article L 122-4 of the Intellectual Property Code unless such reproduction is for strictly private use.

ELISA, or any other holder of such rights, may take any measure or action, including legal action, to prevent the infringement of its intellectual property rights and reserves the right to seek damages in the event of such infringement.



Any creation of links to the Site, any framing of the Site and more generally any use of a constituent element of the Site, is subject to the prior written authorisation of ELISA and may be revoked at any time at its sole discretion. Any sites having a hyperlink to the Site are not under the control of ELISA. Consequently, ELISA disclaims all liability (including editorial responsibility) with regard to such sites.


Cookies are data stored in a User's Terminal equipment used by the Site to send information to the User’s browser, and allowing that browser to return information to the Site. ELISA installs cookies on your Terminal when you browse the Site. The User has the right of access, correction and objection to his or her Personal Data being communicated via cookies. The setting of the browser software makes it possible to inform the User of the presence of cookies and to refuse them. However, certain functions of the Site can no longer be used if the User blocks them or refuses installation, in particular by the use of technical means preventing the installation of cookies. To obtain more information about cookies collected during browsing, Users are invited to consult the "Personal Data” page, accessible from a specific link available on each page of the Site.


ELISA offers Users the opportunity to subscribe to RSS feeds that enable them to keep up to date on the articles published on the Site. The feed will automatically update or refresh manually in the User’s browser or email program according to the subscription options they choose. Users can unsubscribe from an RSS feed at any time by deleting it from their browser and/or email program. These RSS feeds do not permit ELISA to obtain information concerning Users. For technical reasons, ELISA is only aware of the number of subscribers to its RSS feed.



Use of the Site is subject to the G&TCU in force at the time of use. ELISA reserves the right to amend and update the G&TCU without prior notice. In order to be informed of any such changes, users are advised to read the G&TCU regularly.



Users agree to abide by these G&TCU. In particular, Users undertake to behave in accordance with all the provisions of this paragraph and in particular not to:

  • use a false identity for the purpose of deceiving others and communicating false, misused or erroneous contact information to ELISA;
  • harm a person through the Site;
  • set up a hyperlink to the Site without the prior written consent of ELISA;
  • damage the reputation of ELISA, the Pierre-Mauroy Stadium, or other Users through the Site;
  • disseminate material that is defamatory, abusive, obscene, offensive, violent or which incites violence, or is of a political, racist or xenophobic nature, or which is generally contrary to the laws and regulations in force or to public morality;
  • attempt to probe or test the Site's vulnerability, or to violate the security and authentication measures without authorisation;
  • disrupt or interrupt the Site or the servers or networks connected to the Site, or violate the requirements, procedures, rules or regulations of the networks connected to the Site;
  • attempt to interfere or cause interference with the use of the services offered by the Site.
  • disclose unnecessary, sensitive or third party personal, professional or confidential information;
  • process any Personal Data that he or she may have obtained on or via or by using the Site and in particular any misuse and any act likely to infringe the privacy or reputation of other Users or any other natural or legal person.

Users must comply with the intellectual property rules relating to the content of the Site, whether intellectual property rights of ELISA or of third parties. ELISA may, without notice at any time and for any reason, use any means to terminate the use of the Site by the User or any or all or part of the services provided to the User for any conduct violating these G&TCU, without prejudice to any damages which ELISA reserves the right to claim from the User in the event of non-compliance with these G&TCU. The User must comply the provisions of the Data Protection and Freedom of Information Law, violation of which incurs criminal penalties.



The User uses the Site at his own risk and acknowledges using it under his or her exclusive responsibility. The User is required to protect against the dangers of the Internet, including taking all necessary measures to protect his or her own data and/or software from contamination by any viruses that may affect his or her computer or its hardware. The User is solely responsible for the means of access to the Internet, and thus the Site.

ELISA takes the utmost care and implements all means to disseminate quality information, periodically updated, on the Site.   However, ELISA can not guarantee the accuracy and completeness of all such information. In addition, the Site is subject to modifications and changes without notice.

ELISA selects links to sites displayed on the Site with care, but disclaims all liability for the content, legality, accuracy or function of these sites and can not be held liable for any use that may be made of them by Users.

ELISA can not be held liable for any error or omission caused by the absence of availability of information and services. ELISA is bound solely by a simple obligation of best endeavours concerning the information that it makes available to the persons who access its Site. The User thus acknowledges using this information under his or her exclusive responsibility and is solely responsible for the consequences of this use.

ELISA can not in general terms be held liable for any direct or indirect loss or damage that may result from accessing and using the information contained in this Site, whatever the causes, origins, nature or consequences thereof.

ELISA can not be held liable for any direct or indirect damage resulting from access to its Site, for any interruption or removal thereof and its services, from the occurrence of bugs or for any loss or damage resulting from a fraudulent intrusion into the Site by a third party.



In the event of force majeure, IT issues, technical difficulties, difficulties related to the structure of the telecommunications networks or for reasons of maintenance, this list not being exhaustive, access to all or part of the Site may be suspended or terminated on a simple decision by ELISA.

ticketing service

The online ticketing sales services on the Site are services offered by the company TICKETMASTER, a société par actions simplifiées (simplified joint stock company) with a share capital of 3,000,000 Euros, recorded at the Paris Trade and Companies Registry under the number 412 888 133 and the registered office of which is situated at 101, avenue François Arago, 92017 Nanterre Cedex. The Internet user is asked to refer to the general terms and conditions of sale of these sites during browsing.




If you have any questions or comments regarding these terms and conditions or how ELISA collects and uses Personal Data concerning you, you may send an e-mail to ELISA - STADE PIERRE MAUROY, 261 BOULEVARD DE TOURNAI 59650 VILLENEUVE D'ASCQ or by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..



In the event that any of the clauses herein are null and void, in particular as the result of a change of law or the decision of a court, this shall in no circumstances affect the validity of and requirement of compliance with the other clauses. These terms and conditions are governed by French law. In the event of a dispute relating to the validity, performance or interpretation of these terms and conditions, jurisdiction is conferred, regardless of whether there is more than one defendant, a third-party claim, urgent proceedings or protective, interim or summary proceedings, on the French court with jurisdiction for the place of the defendant’s registered office.



This English version of STATUTORY NOTICES is given for information only. The only French version available on is legally binding between the parties.