The president of Olympique de Marseille, Pablo Longoria, was present Sunday at the Parc des Princes for the classic of Ligue 1 between Paris Saint-Germain and OM (21:00), after his decision to remain at the helm of the Marseille club.
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As announced at his press conference on Friday, the OM leader went to the Park, where he was seen treading the lawn, looking relaxed, noted an AFP journalist. The general manager of the club, Pedro Iriondo, was also present while his future within OM is still unclear.
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This classic closes a week during which OM seriously rocked after a disappointing draw at the Velodrome against Toulouse (0-0) last Sunday, but especially following a stormy meeting the next day between leaders and associations of supporters, who demanded their resignation.
If the implosion did not take place and if the president Pablo Longoria announced Friday night that he remained in his post, the case of some of the leaders of OM is not clarified The Spanish coach Marcelino, who arrived in June, decided to leave.
Against PSG this Sunday, as Thursday in the Europa League against Ajax Amsterdam (3-3), it is Jacques "Pancho" Abardonado who ensures the interim on the bench.