Cover image: OM players celebrate Gerson’s goal during the match between Marseille and Strasbourg in the League at the Stade Vélodrome on May 21. SYLVAIN THOMAS / AFP
Welcome to this live dedicated to the 38and and last day of Ligue 1, the French football championship.
What ? The end clap of the 2021-2022 Ligue 1 season, with ten matches on the program simultaneously. Monaco, Marseille and Rennes will fight for a place in the Champions League, Nice, Strasbourg and Lens for the Europa League and the Europa League Conference.
At the bottom of the ranking, Metz, Saint-Etienne and Bordeaux are trying to save themselves. The Girondins, last, leave with a big handicap; FC Metz currently occupies the 18ᵉ play-off spot.
Where ? On all the lawns of France, from the Francis-Le Blé stadium in Brest to the Stade-Vélodrome in Marseille, via the Pierre-Mauroy stadium in Lille.
When ? Saturday, May 21, with a kick-off scheduled for 9 p.m. on all grounds.
On which channels? Prime Video, Canal+ and Canal+ Sport.
Who ? Nicolas Lepeltier and Denis Menetrier, from the Cauldron of Austerlitz.
What we won’t talk about? Starliner, Boeing’s capsule, successfully docks with the International Space Station.
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