There will be no more action in this match as the referee signals full time.
The referee stops play so that a substitution can be made and Valere Germain (Marseille) comes onto the pitch for Maxime Lopez.
The corner is swung in and Florian Thauvin (Marseille) leaps above the defence only to send his header a whisker over the bar from close in.
Maxime Lopez (Marseille) will deliver the ball into the penalty box from a corner kick.
CHANCE! Cesc Fabregas finds Youri Tielemans (Monaco) with a sweet pass, but he can't find the target as his effort from inside the box goes just wide of the left post!
The fourth official shows 3 min. of added time.
Florian Thauvin (Marseille) receives a lofted pass in the goal area and unleashes a dangerous header which sails narrowly wide of the right post!
Florian Thauvin (Marseille) swings in a cross, but the ball is cleared to safety by one of the defending players.
The referee signals a corner kick to Marseille.
Moussa Sylla (Monaco) sees a yellow card from Mikael Lesage after he sent one of the opposing players to the ground.
Maxime Lopez (Marseille) swings in the corner kick, but one of the defenders leaps highest to head the ball away.
The linesman raises his flag for offside before Florian Thauvin (Marseille) heads on.
Here's the change. Dimitri Payet leaves the pitch and Clinton N'Jie (Marseille) comes on as a substitute.
Lucas Ocampos (Marseille) sees a yellow! His tackle wasn't that harsh, but he probably talked himself into Mikael Lesage's book.
Here comes the VAR decision. NO GOAL!
Wait a minute! The referee has decided to review the goal using the VAR system.
Goal! Florian Thauvin (Marseille) slots the ball into an unguarded net from close range after a shot rebounds off a defender. 2:1.
Thierry Henry has decided to substitute Aleksandr Golovin and he is replaced by Moussa Sylla (Monaco).
Substitution. Julien Serrano (Monaco) has come on for Fode Ballo Toure.
Dimitri Payet (Marseille) looks like he will be the one to try and deliver a quality ball into the penalty box from the corner kick.
Dimitri Payet (Marseille) misses the left post by a whisker with a mid-range rebound. What a chance that was!
Morgan Sanson (Marseille) fouls his opponent and receives a yellow card from the referee, but he is clearly not happy with the decision.
Mikael Lesage blows his whistle as Lucas Ocampos (Marseille) used excessive force in the tackle during an attack.
Aleksandr Golovin (Monaco) sees an unmarked teammate and attempts to send him a low pass. However, one of the defenders reads the game perfectly and averts the danger.
Fode Ballo Toure slides a brilliant pass into Aleksandr Golovin (Monaco), but his shot from inside the box goes a whisker wide of the left post.
Cesc Fabregas (Monaco) takes the corner, but the goalkeeper jumps and gathers the ball.
The defence is alert as they clear a dangerous cross from Fode Ballo Toure (Monaco). The ball is out of play. Monaco will have a chance to score from a corner.
Monaco keep possession of the ball with some short passes, waiting for the moment to hit the opposition swiftly on the break.
The half-time break is over and the second half is about to start.
The end of the first half.
Some patient build-up play from Monaco as they look to unlock the defence.
Kevin Strootman (Marseille) serves up a nice cross, but the defence clears the danger.
Youri Tielemans (Monaco) strikes the ball towards goal from the edge of the penalty box and it goes straight inside the left post!
Close! Youri Tielemans (Monaco) unleashes a rocket of a shot from the edge of the box and his shot flies just a few inches over the crossbar.
Fode Ballo Toure (Monaco) produces a lovely ball into the penalty area but the defender manages to intercept and comfortably averts the danger.
Benjamin Henrichs (Monaco) slips past one challenge, but is unable to feed a low pass into the path of one of his teammates.
A corner kick by Monaco is thwarted by the well prepared Steve Mandanda (Marseille).
Aleksandr Golovin (Monaco) looks to break free, but an opposing player clears the ball away. Corner kick. Monaco will have an opportunity.
Dimitri Payet (Marseille) prepares to take a corner kick.
Jordan Amavi (Marseille) takes a shot from the edge of the box, but it's not a big threat for the goalkeeper as his effort is blocked by a defender. The linesman makes the right call and Marseille will have a corner.
Dimitri Payet (Marseille) is going to send the ball in from the free kick.
Youri Tielemans (Monaco) was too forceful with his tackle and Mikael Lesage interrupted the game to signal a free kick.
Dimitri Payet (Marseille) steps up to take the corner, but the ball just sails in among the defenders.
A beautiful low pass from the side is received by Aleksandr Golovin (Monaco), who was waiting for his chance. However, the defence is alert and spanks the ball away.
What a beautiful moment! Maxime Lopez (Marseille) got to the ball and unleashed a strong shot from distance. It turned out to be a good decision as his effort found its way into the bottom left corner. Diego Benaglio just shakes his head in disbelief. The score changes to 1:0.
Benjamin Henrichs (Monaco) is penalised for holding. Mikael Lesage signals a set piece.
A cross from Morgan Sanson (Marseille) fails to reach the box as the defence clears the ball away to safety.
Dimitri Payet (Marseille) picks up a lucky rebound inside the box from the clearance, beats an opponent but drills his shot inches over the bar.
Cesc Fabregas (Monaco) sends in a poor cross from the corner and Steve Mandanda has no trouble gathering it.
Mikael Lesage couldn't ignore the rough tackle by Benoit Badiashile Mukinayi (Monaco) and blew his whistle.
The first half has started.
Marseille will kick-off.
Mikael Lesage is introduced as the referee for today's match.
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