In this period of international break, many Marseille players have been called up to their respective teams around the world. Two months before the 2022 World Cup scheduled for Qatar, many Olympian players are playing their part, and are counting on OM to distinguish themselves. This Friday, supporters of the Marseille club will be able to observe two of their players in a promising meeting outside Europe.
For coach Igor Tudor, this international break appears to be dangerous. Like Jonathan Clauss, many Marseille players have already shown of a great burst of energy since the beginning of August, but will not be able to take advantage of this break to rest. On the contrary, this period is likely to make some players who need to play at high intensity. a few days of rest before the major upcoming events. Apart from the League of Nations in Europe, certain selections from South America or Africa will play friendly matches to prepare for the World Cup. Among them, some Marseillais will be closely observed.
Morocco-Chile, two Olympians expected
This Friday evening at 9 p.m., Moroccans and Chileans will meet for a friendly match, 24 hours after the meeting of the France team opposed to Austria. In two days, Marseille supporters will be able to observe the announced tenures of Jonathan Clauss as well as Mattéo Guendouzi, but will also have the opportunity to attend a duel between Amine Harit and Alexis Sanchez. Not qualified for this 2022 edition of the World Cup in Qatar, Chile saw Uruguay and Ecuador win their tickets behind the unstoppable of the South American continent : Brazil and Argentina.
Author of four goals in seven games this season with OM, Alexis Sanchez will face his partner Amine Harit. The Moroccan, often established in support of his striker, has so far failed to prove decisive in the Marseille jersey. Precious in the animation of his teamhe seems to fit perfectly into the rotation of the group in this key position.
While Morocco will prepare through this meeting, its expected participation in the Qatari World Cup, Chile will not participate in this winter edition. Awaiting a potential repechage, Alexis Sanchez’s selection will not see Ecuador ruled out as requested. Accused of registering an unselectable player, the Ecuadorian nation was successful in this case brought before FIFA.
This Friday, two Olympians will face each other, even though many other members of the team are expected during this truce. Besides Clauss, Guendouzi, and Veretout, Ünder, Kaboré, Ngapandouetnbu, Kolasinac, Gueye, and Dieng are all called up by their respective selections at the end of September. The others, such as Dimitri Payet or Luis Suarez, are currently training at the Commanderie.