The importance of Payet according to Sampaoli

After a slight injury, Dimitri Payet was back in the starting eleven of Jorge Sampaoli, this Sunday against Rennes (2-0). The technical leader of this team performed well, commensurate with his start to the season. Asked at a press conference, Jorge Sampaoli praised the importance of the French international …

After a more than mixed last season, Dimitri Payet returns to the top of his form with Olympique de Marseille. True conductor of this team, he puts his technique and his sense of the game at the service of his teammates. With constant calls from his partners, and the contribution of Bamba Dieng in depth, his profile perfectly matches Jorge Sampaoli’s playing system. The Argentine coach did not hesitate to praise the importance of Reunion …

Fundamental in this system with its quality – Sampaoli

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“I made Dimitri start, because he came back from his injury, he could play and we were 100% sure that he would respond. He is a fundamental player for us in this system with his quality. The team was valiant against a great team from Rennes, who play against. We had the merit of playing very high to piss them off and it went well. ” Jorge Sampaoli– Source: Press conf (09/19/21)

“The public responded, so did we” – Payet

After the victory against ASSE, Dimitri Payet had relished being surrounded by very good players.

“The public responded, so did we. We played well, we gave pleasure to the supporters and we had some, it’s a beautiful evening tonight. I like to put my partners in the best possible conditions. In my role of false nine, I take great pleasure. (…) It’s always better to play ball with real players ” Dimitri Payet – Source: Mixed zone (08/28/21)

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