PSG welcomes OM this Sunday evening at the Parc des Princes at the end of the 32nd day of Ligue 1. For the moment, PSG is ranked 1st with twelve points ahead of OM, but the Marseille team remains confident and has had a string of victories in recent weeks.
It’s the big night ! This Sunday, April 17 marks the end of the 32nd day of Ligue 1 with the classico PSG-OM. The match promises to be very heated. The Parc des Princes is full as an egg, but the reception of Parisian supporters for their team risks being quite icy.
“A very important match”
Indeed, PSG are only three victories away from a tenth league title and they welcome their most hated rival tonight. But the new disillusionment in the Champions League does not pass. It will therefore be the strike of encouragement tonight, for the Ultras from the Auteuil stand, despite the presence from the kick-off of the three stars of the team Messi, Mbappe, Neymar.
Parisian coach Mauricio Pochettino is hoping for a high-class performance to convince skeptics: “It’s clear that this is an important and different match for both sides, even for our opponents. It’s the classico. It’s the most important match in France. For us, for sure, it’s a final,” he said at the microphone of Europe 1.
Olympique de Marseille confident
For now, PSG is ranked 1st with twelve points ahead of OM. OM arrive this evening as a runner-up and in great shape despite the absence of the Pole Milik. The Marseillais who remain on eight victories in a row in recent weeks. They are in the running for a European trophy in the Europa League Conference. An OM without complex, sure to keep their second place. There may be a good shot to play, confirms midfielder Valentin Rongier: “We’re going there without any particular pressure because I think it’s the best way to approach the match. Now we’re going for keep our game philosophy and to make a very serious match”.
The two clubs have thirty-two victories, this match will be decisive in tipping the scales.