If he is available for the next OM against Troyes, Dimitri Payet remains very touched by the serious incident he suffered in Lyon last Sunday.
Five days after having received a bottle of water in the head, in the 4th minute of the meeting of theIF at OL, last Sunday at Groupama Stadium, Dimitri Payet participates in the training of the Phocéens on Friday afternoon. The playmaker, spared since the beginning of the week (he was suspended for the match in Galatasaray, Thursday evening), is ” available »For the arrival of Troyes, Sunday (9 p.m.).
Jorge Sampaoli, however, conceded that the French international was affected by this serious mishap. “ I spoke very little about all this with him, it will be necessary to see emotionally how he is. After suffering two assaults, he will not be comfortable. He is touched and it is logical, we have to see how he will put up with it. At each corner, he can be attacked. It’s something personal, it’s a complicated moment for him, we’ll wait and see how he is “, Launched the Argentine coach, who expects a” quick and clear decision From the LFP.
Since OM, 5th in the standings after very average results, must now string together victories, Sampaoli intends to use Payet, his best player (6 goals, 3 assists in L1), against Estac. OM will also recover their second top scorer this season: Cengiz Under. After withdrawing last weekend, the Turkish winger remained on the bench during the trip to his country and is now operational.