LIVE – Tottenham-OM: line-ups revealed, Payet on the bench

LIVE – Tottenham-OM: line-ups revealed, Payet on the bench

LIVE – Tottenham-OM: line-ups revealed, Payet on the bench

OM warming up

The Tudor men walk on the lawn of the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, greeted by the visitor to the parking lot. The game will start in half an hour.

An inexperienced Olympic XI

The Marseille holders have just 47 Champions League games in total, the lowest total for the team since the match against Real Madrid in 2003 (2-4).

The pre-match to follow on RMC Sport 1

The meeting will also follow on our antenna, with kick-off scheduled for 21.00.

A new shirt for the occasion

OM is taking advantage of this entry into the Champions League to wear a new jersey, the “third”, unveiled this Wednesday.

Teams arrive late

OM and then Tottenham have finally entered the London enclosure, less than an hour before kick-off. Whether the start of the match will be delayed or not remains to be seen.

They reveal the official compositions, replacing Payet

Tottenham: Lloris – Romero, Dier, Lenglet – Emerson, Hojbjerg, Bentancur, Perisic – Richarlison, Kane, Son.


Forster, Doherty, Skipp, D. Sanchez, Bryan Gil, R.Sessegnon, Kulusevski, Spence, Tanganga, PM Sarr, B.Davies, Bissouma

OM: Lopez – Mbemba, Bailly, Gigot – Clauss, Guendouzi, Rongier, Veretout, Gerson, Tavares – Suarez.


Ngapandouentnbu, Blanco, Balerdi, Payet, Under, Gueye, Kolasinac, I. Kaboré, Harit

Great atmosphere in perspective in the procession of Marseille

1,500 Marseille supporters met for a giant procession at 5:30 pm local time at the Seven Sisters metro station!

He is going to the stadium with the Winners in particular leading the parade.
A great atmosphere is expected, with an influx of around 60,000 people at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Note that as promised Joey Barton has already joined the Marseille fans!

Read more here.

FG and TM

The OM U19 team loses in the Youth League

Before Igor Tudor’s men, it was the OM U19 team that entered the Youth League against Tottenham. On the Spurs’ lawn, the Minots lost 3-0.

The friendly skirmish between Tudor and Conte

Igor Tudor, the Olympique de Marseille coach, will meet Antonio Conte, a coach he knows well. In fact, between 1998 and 2004 the two men evolved together under the Juventus Turin shirt. A period that the Spurs coach has not forgotten.

The two men also exchanged a few words at a press conference.

>> Conte and Tudor pay homage … with a little mockery of the Croatian

Marseille are better equipped this season for the Champions League

Still unbeaten in Ligue 1 after six days, Olympique de Marseille begins their European season on Wednesday at Tottenham, for the first day of the Champions League group stage.

Two years after his last participation, the Marseille team will be looking to shine and hang a good result against the band of Hugo Lloris, Harry Kane and other Heung-Min Son. With a good performance in London for its entry into competition in C1, Igor Tudor’s group would impress and launch their continental campaign in the best possible way.

More information here …

Why Marseille must compose without Alexis Sanchez

Recruited at the transfer window of Marseille and author of a good start in Ligue 1 with three wins, Alexis Sanchez will not be present in the first leg of the Champions League against Tottenham.

This is due to his exclusion last season in this same competition against Liverpool, when he wore the colors of Inter.

More information here …

An old acquaintance of Marseille in the stands

OM player during the 2012-2013 season, Joey Barton will be in the visitor park at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium to support his former team.

More information here …

OM: which team to challenge Tottenham?

Returning from injury, Dimitri Payet is not yet sure to start against the English team even though the OM star claims to be 100% fit for the clash in C1. Igor Tudor will also have to decide on the possible mandate of Nuno Tavares, Sead Kolasinac and Mattéo Guendouzi.

The three former Arsenal players will particularly want to shine against the sworn enemy of the Gunners. Spurs supporters are also likely to give them a warm welcome.

>> Find out about the probable formation of OM against Tottenham

Good morning everyone,

Starting at 9pm, Olympique de Marseille will launch their Champions League season at Tottenham in London.

Undefeated in L1, the Marseillais will try to continue their beautiful series on the European stage. A match to be followed in full on the RMC Sport website and app.

>> And if you want to follow this clash on TV, don’t miss the great offers for the Champions League

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