In the round of 16 of Ligue 1, the team that is in the top 3 of the table, Marseille had an impressive performance when crushing rival Toulouse with a score of 6-1. The trio is playing where the defense of coach Igor Tudor, Jonathan Clauss, Samuel Gigot and Sead Kolasinac has shown a sublime performance to help the home team win a big victory.
Notably, Clauss is considered the best right-back in Ligue 1 currently when he has contributed 1 goal and 7 assists, Gigot is the mainstay of the defense while former Arsenal player Kolasinac is increasingly showing integrate in the colors of the French football team.
In attack, the duo has links with the Gunners, Folarin Balogun and Alexandre Lacazette are the names mentioned. With Balogun, he is considered the future of Arsenal’s attack and has just contributed a double for Stade Reims in the last round. While the past of the Gunners, former The Gunners captain Lacazette also left an impression with contributing 1 goal and 1 assist for Lyon in a 4-2 victory over Brest.
Typical Ligue 1 line-up round 16:
Goalie: Benjamin Leroy (Ajaccio)
Defender: Jonathan Clauss, Samuel Gigot, Sead Kolasinac (Marseille), Tiago Djalo (Lille)
Midfielder: Tete, Rayan Cherki, Maxence Caqueret, Karl Toko Ekambi (Lyon)
Striker: Folarin Balogun (Stade Reims), Alexandre Lacazette (Lyon)
Phi Yen | 10:48 January 1, 2023