Florian Thauvin's sublime strike against Braga in the Europa League at the Orange Vélodrome was voted "Goal of the Month" for February 2018.
Florian Thauvin retains his Goal of the Month title for the second consecutive month! His goal in Caen won the honors in January and the striker repeated in February. The third Olympien goal scored in the win over SC Braga in the first leg of Europa League tie at the Orange Vélodrome secured 21% of the supporter vote. The honors go to a goal engineered by intricate combination play between Bouna Sarr, Dimitri Payet, Maxime Lopez and Thauvin. Thauvin and Lopez exchanged the ball five times before the final shot.
This is the fourth time this season that Florian Thauvin has scored the "Goal of the month" winner.
Another goal of Florian Thauvin, the one against AS Saint-Etienne at the Geoffroy-Guichard stadium, achieved 17% of the vote and finished in second place. The third place honoree was Dimitri Payet’s goal versus Bourg-en-Bresse (13%).
Goal of the Month: Winners 2017-2018
August 2017 : Florian Thauvin (OM 3-0 Domzale, 85')
September 2017 : Clinton Njie (Amiens 0-2 OM, 55')
October 2017 : Luiz Gustavo (OM 2-2 PSG, 16')
November 2017 : Florian Thauvin (Metz 0-3 OM, 19')
December 2017 : Dimitri Payet (OM 3-1 Troyes, 31')
January 2018 : Florian Thauvin (Caen 0-2 OM, 74')
February 2018 : Florian Thauvin (OM 3-0 Braga, 74')