Yes, I like Gaël's post-match interview, I wish they would have translated if on the English website - not sure his haters would have read it, but for me he explains quite well the incidents and also his poor performance.
I don't feel like reading the GM crap about the match either, but their statements are clear enough.
Here's what the tournament director says in L'Equipe: "Dans un premier temps, Fognini s’est étonné que Stefan (le superviseur) leur dise qu’on ne jouerait en tout cas pas plus de deux jeux. Mais ça, c’était avant que son coach ne lui pr
So the discussion was first about whether they would play only 2 more games or finish the match – the supervisor told them they wouldn't play more than 2 games. And then Fognini saw his coach gesturing and started argueing that he wanted to stop, but he had already agreed and it was blatant coaching, which isn't allowed. That's what I saw too and that's what they both explain in their post-match interviews, Gaël isn't the one to blame.