On the eve of the reception of Ajaccio Club in the Velodrome as part of the 10e First Ligue 1 day, Igor Tugor was at a press conference on Friday. The Marseille coach made a remarkable update to the dispensary before returning to a beautiful moment of ecstasy with Dimitri Payet.
In front of the media, the Olympique de Marseille coach gave, for the first time, news of the affected players against Sporting Portugal (4-1) on Tuesday evening in the Champions League. “Mattio Guendouzi took a hit but it doesn’t matter like Jonathan Klaus, we have to get them back against Sporting. Against Ajaccio, an important match. There are three points you have to take even if it’s a trap match against the latter”The Croatian coach said before returning to his wonderful embrace with Dimitri Payet during Amin Harit’s goal against Lisbon club.
“No, it was just an emotion, a moment of sharing. I saw him so happy when I turned around and I was happy too. It was a beautiful exchange moment”, He confessed. An image that alone sums up the harmony and cohesion in the Olympic locker room this season, as the relationship between the two men has been described as strained since the start of the season. Everyone is heading in the same direction in OM, including the Reunionese whose playing time doesn’t live up to his expectations under Tudor’s orders.
Dieng will get his chance
Theodore has resumed the gradual reintegration of Bamba Deng into the workforce, and wanted to reassure the Senegalese striker who is patiently handling his problems after a particularly turbulent summer transfer window. “I have always believed in the quality of Bamba Dieng. He is part of the workforce. He is one of our three strikers along with Sanchez and Luis Suarez. Everyone will enjoy playing time.”, confirmed. This match against AC Ajaccio, sandwiched between two C1 matches, looks like a perfect opportunity…
– Olympique de Marseille (OM_Officiel) October 7, 2022