Thauvin Elected March 2017 Olympian of the Month24 mar 2017
1) Florian Thauvin: 47.58%
Florian will remember this March 2017 for a long time. In four matches, one French Cup and three Ligue 1, the Orléans native scored three goals in the championship (one in Lorient and two against Angers) and has made just as many decisive assists (one against Monaco in the French cup and two in Lorient in Ligue 1). He was Marseilles' most crucial player in March. To cap it all, he was called for for the first time onto the French National Team to play in two matches against Luxembourg and Spain. As the icing on the cake, you have elected Marseilles Player of March with 47.58% of votes.
This is the fifth time this season he has been decorated with this honor.
2) Morgan Sanson: 11.2%
Elected Olympian of the Month in February for his first full month at Olympique de Marseille, Morgan Sanson will have to settle for second place in March This month, Marseilles' number 8 notably scored his first goal in the Olympian jersey, at Lorient on a pass from Florian Thauvin, and made a crucial pass to Florian Thauvin against Anger. Morgan Sanon however boasts first place in Ligue 1 passing rankings with 9 assists (5 with Montpellier and 4 with Marseilles). He reached second place with 11.2%
3) Rémy Cabella: 10.99%
The Marseilles midfielder started March with a double in the French Cup at the Orange Velodrome against Monaco. Nine days later, he went on with another goal against Angers at home. Rémy Cabella climbs up to third place with hardly less than 11% of votes.
Olympian of the Month: 2016-2017 Prizewinners
August 2016: Florian Thauvin
September 2016: Florian Thauvin
October 2016: Florian Thauvin
November 2016: Maxime Lopez
December 2016: Florian Thauvin
January 2017: Rémy Cabella
February 2017: Morgan Sanson
March 2017: Florian Thauvin