LIVE – OM-Frankfurt: Tudor modifications the entire assault, Marseille in nice issue


Lastly a response for Marseille and a tousled ball within the space! Clauss tries a sudden blow together with his left however is headed for Trapp!

Suarez, Underneath and Harit come into play

Triple change for Igor Tudor’s OM! Suarez, Underneath and Harit come into play as a substitute of Gerson, Payet and Sanchez!


Nice overflow by Knauff that bypasses Balerdi, and the Austrian crosses again however good comeback from Veretout! He was highly regarded!


He won’t go to Marseille in any respect with a Kamada crash! It provides in completely to Lindstrom who makes use of a rebound to ship a heavy volley! Lopez swerves on his bar!

Marseille hold the ball

OM holds the ball properly however fails to be harmful on offense. And so many misplaced balloons!

Ndicka remains to be on the bottom

Evan Ndicka remains to be on the bottom for 3 minutes. He will get up with issue and can be capable of hold his place.

Ndicka stays on the bottom

Huge contact within the air between Ndicka and Gerson and it’s the French defender of Frankfurt who stays on the bottom. The arch of the foot or the cheekbone appears to be affected!

It’s all the time sizzling in entrance of the Velodrome

The CRS used tear fuel in entrance of the Velodrome. Individuals who do not have tickets did not need to disperse. Nonetheless fairly tense state of affairs.

At this stage of the night there have been 8 arrests. 3 for firing bullets, 4 for makes an attempt to introduce smoke bombs and 1 for violence towards the police.

The outside of the Velodrome throughout OM-Frankfurt © RMC Sport


Nice chilly on the Vélodrome for Olympique de Marseille with the benefit on the finish of the primary interval for Frankfurt (1-0). Dangerous operation for the Tudor males who spent a relatively quiet first half. An awkwardness by Rongier and the passivity of the Marseille protection acquired the higher of Pau Lopez.


Tried one-two between Kolo Muani and Lindstrom however it’s Rongier who provides it to the Dane! A godsend for Lindstrom who completed the motion together with his left pot, 1 to 0!

Gotze very helpful

2014 World Champion Mario Gotze could be very helpful to his group and manages to decelerate or velocity up the sport each time he desires.


Magnificent middle of Payet that passes in entrance of all of the protection! Balerdi deflects the trajectory a bit and Sanchez jumps out however fails to land the ball! Pity !

Hasebe double obstruction, yellow card!

Overwhelmed by his liveliness, Hasebe makes a mistake on a Gerson sombrero. Behind, he misses after a sort out from behind on Sanchez. Yellow card for the Japanese!

Veretout stays on the bottom

Sooner on the ball, Veretout places a foot on Gotze’s head and throws himself to the bottom. No playing cards and the OM participant stands up!

Knauff involves mow Payet

Little in sight firstly of the sport, Payet arrives for the low balls however is mowed down by Knauff.

Bailly is okay

Eric Bailly tremendous sport begin that closes plenty of violations! He’s calm and reassures the entire protection about his interventions.


With Gotze in 10, Frankfurt is planning properly! Again within the door, Kolo Muani turns and rushes to Lopez’s door however hits low! He’s straight into the OM goalkeeper’s gloves!


Lengthy opening of Gerson in direction of Tavares who crosses again with out wanting. Sanchez jumps out and takes the ball however fails to border! No regrets, Tavares was offside!

Frankfurt wakes up

Be careful for the Marseillais who depart the ball to the Frankfurt gamers an excessive amount of! Lundtram takes the lengthy volley however is certainly excessive … and was offside early within the motion.

Marseille was sizzling

Ball slowly lifted by Kamada making an attempt to cross in direction of Kolo Muani! Balerdi replies with a pigeon’s wing … There was hazard!

Trapp stays alert

Discovered on his facet, once more Nuno Tavares, hits the spot completely and forces Trapp to a tough exit! He’s captured by the Eintracht captain!

Tavares units fireplace

On the Marseille facet there may be one who could be very match and that’s Nuno Tavares! The Portuguese places Tuta and Knauff in bother on unimaginable hooks!


One other Tavares overflow that crosses and finds Payet however the Reunionese loses management … In any case, Sanchez jumps out and lights up Trapp’s door! Small fillet!

First aim of Marseille

One other nice work from Nuno Tavares taking part in together with his reverse on dazzling hooks! His cross on the far publish hits Clauss who places him again on the road … Tavares tries a proper footed shot however is caught by Trapp!

Take note of the areas left by OM

After a free kick returned with a header, the ball goes again into the world and nobody assaults Sow! Cannot shoot on aim, a lot the higher for OM!

The boss of Kolo Muani!

On a nook kick we handle to seek out Kolo Muani with a header that goes simply above Lopez’s aim! He was alone, beware!

Hasebe performs Sanchez

First duel between Hasebe and Sanchez and the Japanese veteran (38) emerges victorious!

Marseille settles down

Olympique de Marseille instantly hit the opponent’s subject and Clauss sends a cross into the world! It’s a catastrophe!


Let’s go for this Marseille-Frankfurt, essential match of the 2nd day of the Champions League. With Sporting’s 2-0 victory over Tottenham, the Olympians should not be left behind within the qualifying match!

Smoke bombs between German and Marseille followers

Many smoke bombs are launched between the German car parking zone and the north curve of OM. The Germans launched the primary smoke and rockets, the Marseillais responded with jets of fireworks. The ambiance is electrical.

About twenty CRS vehicles have simply arrived as reinforcements on the Vélodrome stadium.

Sporting winner of Tottenham, OM should not be left behind tonight

The match between Sporting and Tottenham has simply ended and it was the Portuguese who gained 2-0! A consequence that doesn’t assist OM and forces Marseille to take most factors this night.

Group D standings:

1. Sportsmen – 6 pt

2. Tottenham – 3 factors

3. Marseille – 0 factors (-1)

4. Frankfurt – 0 factors (-1)

Exchanges of smoke bombs within the stands

He begins to warmth up very significantly within the stands with the smoke exchanges between the followers of the 2 groups …

We do not need to make enjoyable of the Marseillais however …

Marseille have misplaced 8 of their final 10 video games towards German sides in European competitions (LDC + Europa League), successful within the interval towards RB Leipzig solely in April 2018 (5-2).

Worse nonetheless, OM have misplaced 15 of their final 16 Champions League video games, the one exception being their final residence match within the competitors in December 2020 towards Olympiakos (2-1).

“We’ll attempt to play like them,” says the Frankfurt supervisor

Olivier Blasner, Frankfurt coach (on RMC Sport 1): “I instructed my gamers that we have been in Marseille and that it might be tough, however we’re the winners of the Europa League and now we have to imagine in ourselves. We now have seen Marseille evolve, they’re a superb group to indicate us. We’ll attempt to play like They”.

Tudor: “We now have to do what now we have completed for the reason that starting of the season”

Tudor (on RMC Sport 1): “I’m glad that Sanchez is taking part in. We now have ready for this match as a standard match, now we have to do what now we have been doing for the reason that starting of the season. We’re in entrance of our residence crowd and we need to have a superb match. We now have to deal with the issues we all know do. Generally there are issues that work properly, others not so properly. “

On the project of Payet, on the bench on the primary day: “We play with gamers who’ve performed lots, who’ve rhythm. I believe all our gamers are prepared”.

The OM bus arrived on the stadium at 20:05.

Lower than an hour to go earlier than kick-off.

Blocked, the coaches of the 2 groups will arrive late

Site visitors and entry to the stadium are blocked by the coaches of the German followers.


And right here is the composition of Frankfurt, a priori within the 3-4-2-1

Trapp – Tuta, Hasebe, Ndicka – Jakic, Kamada, Scrofa, Knauff – Gotze, Lindstrom – Kolo Muani

The composition of OM in 3-4-3

For the primary time for the reason that starting of the season, Igor Tudor chooses to kind the Gerson-Payet-Sanchez trio, in a 3-4-3 system. As anticipated, Leonardo Balerdi is in protection with Eric Bailly and Sead Kolasinac.

Lopez-Bailly, Balerdi, Kolasinac-Clauss, Rongier, Veretout, Tavares-Gerson, Payet-Sanchez

Six arrests in all for the second

Along with the three Marseille supporters arrested for firing bullets, three German supporters have been arrested for possession of smoke bombs throughout the searches, the police mentioned.

The Bouches-du-Rhône police chief denounced the Nazi greetings to UEFA

The Bouches-du-Rhône police chief instructed UEFA concerning the Nazi greetings noticed within the ranks of Frankfurt followers upon their arrival on the Vélodrome. The identification of the authors is ongoing.

Learn extra right here.

Nazi greetings within the bays of the Velodrome

In line with a video broadcast by a Marseille fan, Frankfurt followers have been responsible of Nazi greetings.

All of the German followers have left the Place de la Joliette

The final buses have simply left the Place de la Joliette. No incidents to report right here for the reason that German parade arrived at 4.30pm. No extra German followers within the sq. (solely waste and lifeless beer bottles).

No accidents on arrival of German buses

The primary 10 buses carrying the German followers from La Joliette arrived on the stadium with out incident. The second wave of 10 buses additionally arrived on the stadium with out incident.

As well as, there have been three arrests of Marseille followers for firing bullets at police across the stadium.


It sucks (in a great way) on the Velodrome

The ambiance is fiery on the Velodrome. Farm bombs, smoke bombs and the whole lot attainable are utilized by supporters.

It sucks (in a good way) at the Velodrome
It sucks (in a great way) on the Vélodrome © RMC Sport

The state of affairs is calm on the departure of the German buses

Lowered police presence on the departure level of the Frankfurt fan bus. Keep very calm with the German followers

The composition of OM, with the Gerson-Payet-Sanchez trio lined up from the beginning

In line with our data and barring a last-minute shock, Igor Tudor has chosen to subject the Gerson-Payet-Sanchez trio towards Frankfurt tonight. That is the primary time that the three males have been aligned from the beginning. Guendouzi, will begin on the bench.

The composition of OM: Lopez – Bailly, Balerdi, Kolasinac – Clauss, Rongier, Veretout, Tavares – Gerson, Payet – Sanchez


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Good morning everybody

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