Former Olympique de Marseille participant Mathieu Valbuena spoke in regards to the “ultimate” in opposition to Tottenham within the Champions League on Tuesday night on the Orange Vélodrome.
“I firmly consider in it!”
Olympique de Marseille is enjoying its survival within the Champions League tomorrow night. Final in Group D with six factors, one size behind Eintracht Frankfurt and Sporting Portugal and two models from Tottenham, the Bouches-du-Rhône membership receives Spurs on Tuesday as a part of the sixth and ultimate day of the group stage. Again to the wall, the gamers of Igor Tudor can nonetheless snatch their ticket for the spherical of 16 of the competitors. For this, Mattéo Guendouzi’s companions should fulfill one and solely situation, specifically to beat Antonio Conte’s males. Within the occasion of a draw, the Phocaeans will nonetheless be capable of dream of a runners-up within the Europa League. Then again, a defeat and Olympique de Marseille might be eradicated from the European scene.
Winless in 4 video games
Within the columns of the newspaper The Workforce, a former member of the Marseille home gave his opinion on the probabilities of qualification. Handed by the Canebière between 2006 and 2014 (330 video games in all competitions, 38 targets), attacking midfielder Mathieu Valbuena was very assured for his ex-employer. “I firmly consider in it! Tottenham aren’t impressing me this season, they rely solely on Harry Kane and set items. I feel OM have received by way of temperament, there’s persona, characters like Mbemba, Guendouzi and Sanchez”believes the present participant of the Greek formation of Olympiakos.
With out success in all competitions of their final 4 video games, Olympique de Marseille conceded a attract Strasbourg on Saturday (2-2, thirteenth day of Ligue 1) and occupies fifth place within the standings with 24 factors, three lengths from the rostrum. . For its half, Tottenham stays on a hit at Bournemouth (3-2, 14th day of the Premier League) and is in third place within the hierarchy with 26 factors, three lengths from Manchester Metropolis and 5 models from Arsenal.