CLERMONT’S SUPPORTERS ARE famous around France and further afield for their passion and pride, and it seems they’ve turned out in great force at home to watch the Champions Cup final.

Although there are tens of thousands of empty seats at Twickenham as Frank Azéma’s side take on reigning back-to-back champions Toulon, the bulk of the ASM supporters seem to be back in Clermont-Ferrand.

This is the scene in the city centre’s Place de Jaude: