“The penalties saved Marseille in the second half. The first is quite logical and was transformed by Payet with a strike in the skylight, analyzed Pierre Ménès on his blog. On the other hand, let me say that the second is quite outrageous. Because Rongier’s strike is almost at close range, because Rafinha is only protecting herself and because her arms are stuck to the body. This is what we call since the appearance of the VAR, ‘a penalty to the c **’. “
OM finally refereed like a big European?
What if this arbitration decision did not come indirectly from André Villas-Boas? Provence arises the question after several viewings of Mr. Gil Manzano and his colleagues from the VAR. “Does this echo the past references of André Villas-Boas, renowned coach outside our borders and winner of the Europa League with Porto in 2011? Still, OM was refereed last night like a great European, “writes the regional daily, in reference to the” generous “decision of the referee on the second penalty.
“A little smile anyway”
End of the black series for OM, painful winner of Olympiakos. It will still be complicated for third place … https://t.co/P1XfQXcViP pic.twitter.com/n2lUyMp8pp
– Pierre Ménès (@PierreMenes) December 1, 2020