The OM playmaker sent a message of appeasement to his supporters before the clash against PSG.
Olympique de Marseille resumed its forward march with convincing success against FC Lorient on Sunday night at the Stade Vélodrome. A success that comes at the right time, one week from Classico against PSG. Nevertheless, the party was a little spoiled by a jet of projectiles from the stands of the Vélodrome which briefly interrupted the match in the second half, prompting Dimitri Payet to take the floor to reframe the supporters of the Marseille club.
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After the meeting, Dimitri Payet returned to this episode in the mixed zone: “I told the supporters that this had to stop. Even though I experienced it the other way around, I said it again this week, it must stop. I include our supporters because we must no longer see such scenes whether they are throwing projectiles, whether they are invading the ground, whether they are fights between supporters. “
“It affects our championship, it affects the clubs, it affects people. So that’s why I got a little angry but it quickly stopped, this Sunday. Now it has to continue like this. ‘is Paris next week, even if it is other opponents, it will be necessary to ensure that the party is in the stands and that it does not degenerate “, added the Olympique de Marseille playmaker.
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“I was more in my passer register tonight and so much the better if it was effective”
Dimitri Payet was happy with the evening and the performance of OM to pay tribute to Bernard Tapie: “It was a special evening, there was a context outside of football. We were keen to make this celebration and these magnificent tributes. I think that by scoring four goals with the help of the supporters who supported and paid tribute to the Boss the whole game, we had a great evening in the end “.
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Author of four assists, his first of the season, and back to his favorite position, Dimitri Payet confessed that he felt good against Lorient: “I find myself in the heart of the game, less as a nine or nine and a half, with Arek and the eccentric making calls. I was more in my passer register tonight and so much the better if it was effective. We stayed in a game without scoring in Lille, it’s good to put four tonight “.
“Do I want to delight the public with all the roulettes and technical gestures? No, not especially. The gestures are good, but they still have to be effective. As long as it remains effective, so much. better. Afterwards, not especially, but we were keen to make this evening special because it was. We are going to dedicate this victory to the Boss and his family, that’s the best we could do for say goodbye with 4 goals and this party tonight “, concluded the French international.