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Andre Villas-Boas recalls heart-to-heart with Gareth Bale at Tottenham
Bale had been at White Hart Lane for six years by this point but was a little out of sorts when he came to visit the Portuguese manager. A tactical shift produced some of Bale's finest form for Spurs.Bale had been at White Hart Lane for six years by this point but was a little out of sorts when he came to visit the Portuguese manager.
Silent Wednesday again against Olympiakos in C1, saw a complicated start to the season with . André Villas-Boas and do not overwhelm the Argentine striker, however. Seven appearances in Ligue 1 or in the Champions League and not a goal on the clock, Dario Benedetto undoubtedly hoped for a better start to the season with OM, he who for his first year in France has split 11 goals in 26 matches championship. Again Wednesday night in Piraeus, the Argentine did not appear very inspired - a situation that continues and reminds Marseille leaders of their further failure in their attempt to recruit a top striker. The young Brazilian , whom Alvaro Gonzalez deems "very very good", is not yet ready to take on such responsibility. Above all, he is not a specialist in the job. So OM are dragging their offense at the start of the season, relying too often on a dazzling to make the difference. “It's difficult for him, for me and for all his teammates. Dario needs confidence, he needs us, the team, blows the Spanish defender this Friday at a press conference.
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Lille - Lens: reunion at the top
On May 3, 2015, Lille sank a Racing Club of Lens already condemned to the elevator in its lair of Pierre Mauroy (3-1). Back in the top flight, the Sang et Ors were forced to return to Ligue 2 after a season that looked like a long Stations of the Cross far from its bases (Bollaert under construction for Euro 2016, Lens had to be relocate to Amiens). Five and a half years later, Racing is once again finding Ligue 1 and its best enemy, but with completely different intentions.
It's a time when we all need to be together. For the game against Olympiakos, the problem is not Dario or another player, it's the team, and me first. Dario has our full confidence, I see him every day in training and I trust him. AVB creates a diversion André Villas-Boas, the Marseille coach, also says he has every confidence in his number one scorer, the very one he has chosen. “I think a killer wants to find the goal as soon as possible. Him, he's looking. At the end of the match (against Olympiakos, editor's note), he told me: "I can't take it anymore, I'm dry, I want to score." He has my support for that, ”says the Portuguese technician. And to get annoyed by the insistence of his audience by pointing the finger at the case of Lille forward Jonathan David, also in need of goals. “He cost 45 million, he didn't score a goal, and I don't know why, you're not worried about that. Pardon Lille, Jonathan and Galtier, but it cost 45 million! Wait a minute… "
Villas-Boas releases information on its history with OM .
In remarks granted to La Chaîne Téléfoot, the current OM coach explained that he could have joined the Marseille club 7 years ago. © Panoramic Andre Villas-Boas appreciated the performances of Kamara and Cuisance against Man City Revealed in Porto as his mentor José Mourinho, André Villas-Boas did not have the same success in England. The current OM coach has known two major Premier League clubs there, Chelsea and Tottenham, for two more than contrasting experiences.