Football

Marseille attends Champions League

21 May 2022 | 08:56

Jorge Sampaoli’s side were denied a place in the Europa Conference League final by Feyenoord on Thursday, but they’re keeping an eye on direct ticket to next season’s Champions League group stage after opening a three points ahead of Monaco.

Goal from Bamba Dieng, Matteo Guendouzi and Gerson helped Marseille win in a row at Brittany. “We’re very happy with the result today, it’s not easy but it’s really important,” Sampaoli said. “I think after a game like the one against Feyenoord, we found the right playstyle to give our feedback. “

As Marseille prepares to return to the Champions League, the once illustrious tournament Bordeaux were close to relegation after thrashing Angers 4-1. Bordeaux is kicking the end of Ligue 1, one point behind Metz. If Sanctuary of Etiennewho has four points more than Bordeaux, wins in Good on Wednesday, then the west coast club of 30 years on top flight will end.

PSG, crowned champion, host Troyes in the late game.