The team of Kevin Strootman by the defeat dropped to the sixth place in the French Ligue 1. Marseille has thirteen points, eleven less than leader Paris Saint-Germain. Lille climbed to second place with sixteen points, eight less than PSG.
Both teams kept each other in Lille for more than an hour in balance. Lille was in the 65th minute with a penalty kick after an infringement on Nicolas Pépé. The winger from the Ivory coast took advantage of the penalty kick itself.
Marseille went in search of the equalizer, but twenty minutes later the home team again a penalty kick. Jonathan Bamba took advantage of that also. Three minutes later, Bamba even for the 3-0.