Olympique de Marseille beat ASSE 4-2 in matchday 30 of Ligue 1. Here is the note and recognition of Gerson, who started this match in Saint Etienne.
L’Marseille Olympic He should take advantage of the draw between Nice and Rennes with this trip to Saint-Etienne. Jorge Sampaoli proposed a composition with Dieng leading, Payet and Harit supporting. The OM quickly took the ball against the low block and the defense at 5 proposed by Dupraz. Payet could have quickly opened the scoring after a Dieng recovered the ball, but the Marseille playmaker ran into Bernardoni. OM was surprised after a ball snatched by Bouanga in a duel with Kolasinac, the striker then missed his shot but Pau López was completely involved offering an unexpected goal for the greens. However, this conceded goal did not seem to worry the Marseillais, who continued to dominate without taking advantage of clear chances, except for this long shot by Guendouzi. As OM pressed to level, Bouanga believed in the brace after Thioub erased Kolasinac and found his striker finally offside after using VAR. In the process, this same VAR confirmed a penalty after a gross foul by Mangala after Caleta Car. Payet did not hesitate to equalize just before the break, transforming the offer. Sampaoli unleashed Kolasinac for Under in the second half, OM found a new rhythm and pushed through the overwhelmed Greens. By dint of suffering, Kolodziejczak scored in his own goal, giving Marseille the advantage. Gerson then earned a penalty after a well-felt dribble, Payet handed it to Dieng who scored after being forced to retire, 3-1. OM did not stop playing, Under found Payet who reaped the offering, but at a school counter, Guendouzi found Harit perfect for 1-4! Saint-Etienne will reduce the difference after a good goal from Gourna, without the job being done.
Established as a midfielder and later replaced as a watery left-back, the Brazilian was still fair in his game and solid…
Gerson’s note : 7/10
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Gerson, Coringa is back!
The midfielder explained at a press conference: “I also played in various positions in Brazil. That’s why they called me Coringa (the Joker)”. This is also the case for Sampaoli, who changes positions regularly. Gerson started in the middle but struggled a bit in the first half. Repositioned as a hybrid left back from the second half, he was very active and even decisive when he made it 3-1 from a penalty. His technical precision and his commitment have made him essential, the joker is a key element of the Olympic game…
|The team||7/10||A first part where he evolved in midfield without weighing much in the game although his technical quality was invaluable in Marseille’s long phases of possession. Most useful when he slipped down the left of the defense where he even showed up offensively by earning a penalty (66th), converted by Dieng.|
|maxi foot||7/10||In line with his performances in recent weeks, the Brazilian has a good pace in this section. Not always well looked after by his teammates, the Olympique de Marseille midfielder still disturbed the Stéphanois with his highlights down the left wing. In the zone of truth, he continued to be decisive with this penalty obtained against Nordin. – Source: Maxifoot,|