On Sunday evening, Olympique de Marseille had the opportunity to stay ahead of AS Saint-Etienne and Olympique Lyonnais, respectively winners of Toulouse and Bordeaux. Receiving Nantes Orange Vélodrome, all dreams were allowed for the Phocéens. Yes, but here they once again missed the opportunity to remain among the leading teams. The four games of the final of the championship, the OM is five points behind the ASSE and eight behind the OL.
We wonder how OM, without a miracle, will qualify for a European competition next season, with 5th and 6th places no longer qualifying for the Europa League, with Paris SG not winning any of them. national cups. At the end of the defeat against the Canaries, Rudi Garcia, the Olympic coach, appeared before the media for the post-match press conference with the bad days mine.
" It's mostly our fault. "
" In the second half, it's very little, it's very little! If you look at the statistics, we've fired 17 times and fired twice. How do you want to win a home league game by framing two strikes? It's impossible! This is where we are missing He explained the former coach of Lille and AS Roma in an anger that seemed relatively cold and distant. He then spoke about what he did not like.
" I would have liked more rebellion after two goals to one. We still had a lot of time to tie here, it's my analysis of the game. It's largely our fault. We only have to win on Friday to try again to narrow the gap with before "It's a good thing that we have to look back at Nice and Montpellier at the Marseille club," he said.