Mauricio Pochettino has decided to line up a very offensive eleven to face the Phocaeans. Angel Di Maria is established alongside the trio of stars.
This is the big day ! Expected by all the supporters of the two clubs for many weeks, the Classic between Olympique de Marseille and Paris Saint-Germain will be disputed in a Vélodrome stadium that promises to be hot this Sunday evening (9:00 p.m.). And to believe the compositions, the show promises to be an appointment.
An ultra offensive composition
Indeed, Mauricio Pochettino has decided to line up a particularly offensive eleven to face the Phocaeans. In addition to the three stars that are Kylian Mbappé, Lionel Messi and Neymar, the Argentine coach trusted his compatriot Angel Di Maria, who was suspended in the Champions League against RB Leipzig (3-2) on Tuesday evening. The four players had already been lined up together at kickoff this season. It was during the only Parisian defeat of the season, in Rennes (2-0), on October 3.
October 2004, Messi’s first match against OM
“These are the best games, classics, games that we want to play and win. To win there would allow us to prove that our team is very strong. We have to try to put the pieces of this puzzle together to be really exceptional. We want to win, of course, but with the manner “, the latter has rightly entrusted to Téléfoot this Sunday, proof of his determination to shine against the Marseille rival. The best passer in the history of the club will therefore take place in the right lane.
To support this offensive armada, Marco Verratti and Danilo start in midfield. Behind, Mauricio Pochettino did in the classic. Nuno Mendes and Achraf Hakimi will be required to occupy the corridors, while Marquinhos and Presnel Kimpembe will occupy the defense axis. Note that Keylor Navas is preferred to Gianluigi Donnarumma to defend the Ile-de-France cages. Leader of Ligue 1, PSG will have to withstand the pressure and electricity that are promised to them at the Vélodrome.
The composition of the PSG: Navas – Hakimi, Marquinhos, Kimpembe, Mendes – Danilo, Verratti – Di Maria, Messi, Neymar – Mbappé.