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Payet continues to be at a great level this season and wants to return to the France side. He currently has 24 caps and has scored eight goals. The Marseille player has got possibilities.
Andre Villas-Boas made clear who he preferred out of Leo Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, but made some comments which surprised all those in the press room.
Andre Villas-Boas offered his support to Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo over Barcelona star Lionel Messi.
Nemanja Radonjic came on as a second half substitute to score in the 89th minute and earn Marseille a 2-1 win in a breathless Ligue 1 encounter with Brest on Friday.
Andre Villas-Boas's Marseille host Brest on Friday evening with the aim of turning a mini-revival into something more substantial.
While Marseille benefited from a questionable VAR decision against Lyon, they have suggested some potential solutions.
A record home crowd saw Marseille beat Lyon in a fiery encounter and Freiburg's coach was barged over by the opposing team's captain in a weekend of European football when passion spilled over into anger.
Dimitri Payet scored twice as 10-man Marseille beat rivals Lyon 2-1 on Sunday in a bad-tempered derby which was overshadowed by the behaviour of a record home crowd.
The bus taking Lyon to their Ligue 1 match at Marseille was stoned on Sunday by home fans who Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas said had been lying in wait for them.
The ultras are under the spotlight of the French security forces before the 'Choc des Olympiques'. So much so that the French Ministry of ¡Interior has issued an order stating that Lyon fans will be banned from entering the city of Marseille to watch this Sunday's match (21:00).
If Paris Saint-Germain have been held back in recent years by their lack of a truly top-class goalkeeper, Keylor Navas showed just why they were so keen to bring him to the French capital with his midweek performance in the Champions League.
Marseille took advantage of two comical defensive mix-ups to secure a 2-1 win at home to Lille on Saturday that sent them up to fourth in Ligue 1 and alleviated some of the pressure on coach Andre Villas-Boas.