- Eliminated in the preliminary round of the Champions League, OM starts its Europa League campaign this Thursday evening against Ajax (21pm).
- The Phocaeans approach this meeting in the middle of an eventful week, marked by the resignation of their coach Marcelino and the withdrawal of president Pablo Longoria.
- The other match of this pool B will be between Brighton and AEK Athens.
OM in crisis
It was an eventful start to the week for Olympique de Marseille. Indeed, at the end of a tense meeting between the groups of supporters and the management of the club on Monday night, coach Marcelino resigned while president Pablo Longoria stepped down.
Welcome to the website of Le Parisien for this live Ajax-OM! In the midst of a crisis, Marseille begins its Europa League group stage with a shock at the top. Kick-off at 21pm at the Johan Cruyff Arena.