OM got the job done this afternoon in Lorient but also lost 4 players to injury. The Olympians won 0-3 at Lorient on the 36th day of Ligue 1 thanks to goals from Dieng, Guendouzi and Gerson. Unfortunately, OM also lost 4 players to injury. Bakambu, Caleta Car, Gerson and Dieng came out of the Moustoir lawn and may not play again this season.
In the first half, after two big chances where Dreyer, the Merlus goalkeeper, shone on his line, the Olympians opened the scoring before the break through Bamba Dieng. The Senegalese placed an acrobatic recovery with the right foot on a perfect cross from Cengiz Ünder (0-1, 39 ‘). His 7th goal of the season in Ligue 1. An achievement that solidified Marseille’s domination in the first 45 minutes.
Returning from the locker room, the Marseillais quickly doubled the bet thanks to Guendouzi, who concluded an action initiated by Gueye and extended by Gerson and Luan Peres. The number 6 Olympian scored with the left foot with the help of Dreyer (0-2, 48′). At their ease, OM took off on a counter initiated by Rongier. Dieng stalled before serving Gerson perfectly for the 0-3. The Brazilian then concluded at close range (0-3, 67′). Jorge Sampaoli’s players calmly managed the end of the match.
OM therefore leave Morbihan with the three points of victory. The Olympians respond to Monaco, winner 1-2 in Lille on Friday evening and regain their second place with 68 points on the clock. That is 3 more than Monaco. Rennes will play their match of the 36th day on Wednesday in Nantes before hosting OM next Saturday (9 p.m.).