In a press release, the LFP Competitions Commission announces that it has awarded the second Marseille-Dijon goal (2-0) to Alvaro Gonzalez. This is the Spaniard’s second achievement in Ligue 1 this season.
Olympique de Marseille rose to 6th place in the Ligue 1 standings following their success against Dijon on Sunday night (2-0). Leonardo Balerdi opened the scoring just before the break before Marseille doubled the lead in the second half in the 79th minute of play.
Following a well-kicked free kick by Dimitri Payet, Alvaro Gonzalez had cut the trajectory of the head. Deflected by the knee of Bruno Ecuele Manga, the ball had deceived the vigilance of Saturnin Allagbe. Initially awarded to the Spanish defender, the goal was finally awarded to the Dijon defender against his side by the League.
But after consultation, the competitions commission of the LFP has decided to attribute it to Alvaro Gonzalez: “In view of the images of the meeting, the goal of 2-0 in favor of OM at the expense of Dijon FCO ( 2-0), on behalf of the 31st matchday of Ligue 1 Uber Eats, was awarded to Alvaro Gonzalez (OM) by the LFP Competitions Commission. “
Second goal in Ligue 1 for Alvaro Gonzalez
Silent last season in front of goals, Alvaro Gonzalez scored his second goal under the Olympian tunic this year in Ligue 1. Already a scorer against OGC Nice last February, the Spaniard brought his counter to two goals while the pass decisive is well attributed to Dimitri Payet, already decisive passer for Leonardo Balerdi on the first goal.