French League Payet, spectacular, uneven the duel with a double
The Velodrome faced two people in low hours in a crucial clash in the fight for European positions. The Lyon bus was stoned when he moved to the stadium by local fans. And the crash was interrupted for a few minutes of the second half by the smoke that caused the flares of the stands, which impede a normal visibility.
The marsells team, who couldn't count on Florian Thauvin, was more successful in the first part, where the talent and difference that makes a player like Payet stand out.
A foul inside Malian area Youssouf Kon supposed the penalty that transformed the international attacker in the 18th minute. The goal affected the visitors, deprived of the injury of their most fit player, the Dutch Memphis Depay.
Marseille extended its lead eleven minutes later, six before intermission. A robbery of Payet's ball in the center of the field generated a combination with Maxime Lopez, who returned it. Dimitri Payet finished the action with a good definition to mark the second.
In the second part, Lyon seemed to react. He had chances that he broke the goal Steve Mandanda and at game time, just after the crash resumed after the interruption of the smoke, Rudi Garca's team shortened distances.Moussa Dembl heads up a cross from the right of Burkins Bertrand Traore.
Next, Marseille stayed with a smaller players for the expulsion, by double yellow card, of the Spanish lvaro Gonzlez.
The team of Rudi Garcia, who faces the team he had led in the last three seasons, He maintained the type and solved with solvency the offensive that led his rival.
Marseille tie the triumph and, benefited by the stumbling block of the Angers, assaulted the second place of the classification, eight points from the leader, the Pars Saint Germain.