OM vs PSG Live: A place in the Champions League final is at stake in Benfica’s Estádio da Luz. RB Leipzig surprisingly beat Atlético Madrid 2-1 in the quarterfinals. Tyler Adams’ winning goal came a few minutes before the end of the game.
The Parisians and Marseillais match is broadcast at 9 p.m. on Téléfoot 1. However, the channel is not available on all operators. Bouygues Telecom, Orange and SFR have reached agreements with the chain.
As for the visiting team, Marseille managed to beat Brest 3-2 in their last match of the competition, thanks to goals from Ćaleta-Car and Thauvin, they therefore intend to take advantage of the winning inertia of the Paris S stadium. Germain. So far, in the only game they have played in Ligue 1, the team have won one of their games and amassed a total of two goals conceded to three in favor.
Paris Saint-Germain, in turn, seemed on their way to elimination in the billion dollar ball. After ninety minutes of play, Atalanta Bergamo was still leading 1-0, but goals from Marquinhos and Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting defeated the Paris club Atalanta.
The match between Leipzig and PSG is led by the Dutchman Björn Kuipers and his permanent assistants. A nice poster for Kuipers in the semi-finals of the Champions League, but this makes it almost impossible that he qualifies for the final of the Champions League.
Marseille have won their only away game, which makes it difficult to play away, where they have accumulated a good number of points.
The two rivals have met in the past at the Stade de Paris S. Germain, and the record stands at 14 wins, seven losses and seven draws for the home side. PSG and Marseille last met in October 2019, in a Ligue 1 game that ended in a 4-0 victory for the locals.
Analyzing their position in the Ligue 1 standings, we see that there is a three-point gap between Paris S. Germain and Marseille. The hosts, before this match, are in seventeenth place with zero points in the standings. As for the visiting team, Olympique de Marseille, they are tenth with three points.
What starting lineup for PSG and OM?
Thomas Tuchel is expected to choose a squad that is fairly close to that against Lens, but Di Maria, Navas, Paredes and Neymar are making their return to the squad. New recruit Alessandro Florenzi is expected to start in the right lane.
The probable line-up of PSG: Rico – Florenzi, Kehrer, Kimpembe, Bernat – Herrera, Gueye, Verratti – Sarabia, Neymar, Ruiz-Atil. On the side of Olympique Marseille, André Villas-Boas, deprived of Bouna Sarr and Morgan Sanson, should renew his pattern in 4-3-3.
The probable lineup of OM: Mandanda – Sakai, Caleta-Car, Alvaro Gonzalez, Amavi – Strootman, Kamara, Rongier – Thauvin, Benedetto, Payet.
Neymar, Di María and Navas confirmed for PSG after passing COVID-19
Neymar, Angel Di Maria and Keylor Navas, who missed the Parisian team’s debut with a defeat against Lens due to a coronavirus infection, will reappear this Sunday in the French derby between PSG and Marseille, which will take place at the Parc des Princes from 2 p.m. (Peruvian time).
The three vice-European champions, along with Leandro Paredes, another of those quarantined due to pandemic, have been confirmed in Thomas Tuchel’s squad for today’s game. In fact, the German coach had already warned him at the pre-match press conference.
“If I ask you if you want to play, your answer will be yes. We will decide on Sunday. The question is whether they start or end the game. You don’t have to wait too long. If it’s okay, we’ll try.
Others are still waiting
In contrast, Marquinhos, Mauro Icardi and Kylian Mbappé, the last three cases of COVID-19 in the Parisian workforce, are all low.
These returns are good news for Tuchel, who had to field a B or even C team in the 1-0 defeat at Lens on Thursday.
RB Leipzig: Gulácsi; Laimer, Klostermann, Upamecano, Mukiele, Angeliño; Kampl, Sabitzer, Nkunku; Olmo, Poulsen.
Paris Saint-Germain: Rico; Kehrer, Silva, Kimpembe, Bernat; Herrera, Marquinhos, Paredes; Di María, Mbappé, Neymar.