The hitch in the Europa League is almost evacuated for OM. After their elimination from the C3, Marseille, which can still hope for a draft in the Europa Conference League, has chained two successes in Ligue 1. There was a sluggish last Sunday at the VÃ © lodrome facing Troyes (1-0). The other on the same score but convincing in Nantes (0-1) this Wednesday during the 16th day of the French championship. A meeting which turned in two minutes after the half hour of play. After the realization of Gerson (30th), Nicolas Pallois was excluded for a challenge (32nd).

Jorge Sampaoli appreciated the performance of his men, showing himself very satisfied in a press conference: “It fills me with joy to see this version of OM again, that? ??? is the version we like, it is the version we build. It was a pleasure to see this game. try to put it in place in every game. “

Author of striking tactical choices with in particular the return of Dimitri Payet in false number nine, Sampaoli also relaunched Gerson at La Beaujoire. Winning choice with the only goal of the Brazilian match and a bloody performance from the former Flamengo player.

“He was very focused on the attack. He often ended up in the opponents’ penalty area. He also collected some balls. and has been very active. When he’s like that, he can bring us a lot, “said the Argentinian. A personal and collective momentum to be maintained for Marseille on Saturday during the reception in Brest (5pm).