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Team probable lineups
PSG : Sirigu – van der Wiel, Alex, Thiago Silva, Maxwell – Verratti, Motta, Matuidi – Lucas, Ibrahimovic, Lavezzi
Marseille : Mandanda – Fanni, N’Koulou, Mendes, Morel – Imbula, Romao – Payet, Valbuena, Ayew – Thauvin
Paris Saint-Germain could win a first Ligue 1 double in Le Classique since 2003. THey are on the top of Ligue 1 and everything is in their hands. After a high 4-0 win against Bayer Leverkusen they can relax a little and focus on domestic competition, where basically they are leading in race for the title , since they occupy the first place.
Saint-Etienne on Saturday defeated their co-runner AS Monaco, which means with the win over Olympique de Marseille, Laurent Blanc’s men can increase the gap to big eight points. This task they probably will have to do without Edinson Cavani because of a thigh problem, but their top player and the world class, Zlatan Ibrahimovic is available which could be enough against Marseille who is on the run of 5 unbeaten games.
Motta fears Marseille ‘surprise’
Paris Saint-Germain regista—‘deep-lying playmaker’—Thiago Motta, 31, said on Saturday that he is wary of ‘great’ Marseille springing a ‘surprise’ on the Ligue 1 champions when they meet at the Parc des Princes on Sunday (KO 20:00 GMT). The Oriundo—Motta was born in Brazil but has won 11 caps for Italy—will be aiming to help Les Rouge et Bleu move eight points clear at the top of the table, after second-placed Monaco’s shock defeat at Saint-Étienne on Saturday.
Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc confirmed on Saturday that redoutable finisseur—‘clinical striker’—Edinson Cavani, 27, is available for selection after a thigh injury which has kept the Uruguay forward out for five games. Les Rouge et Bleu have the chance to go eight points clear at the top of Ligue 1 when they play Olympique Marseille at the Parc des Princes on Sunday (KO 20:00 GMT), following second-placed Monaco’s shock defeat at Saint-Étienne on Saturday
Anigo convinced Marseille can get a good result at PSG.