Marseille’s chaotic season took its latest turn for the worse when it lost 2-1 at fourth-tier Canet-en-Roussillon in the French Cup.
Marseille was eliminated from the Champions League in the last place in its group. It has struggled in the French league with an interim coach after the previous one resigned and with a new coach having just arrived.
On top of all that, angry fans are facing court cases after smashing up the club’s training complex.
Considering all these problems, Marseille needed a morale-boosting win against an amateur side to reach the last 16. But it went badly wrong in Perpignan.
“I’m ashamed. There are no words to describe it, we played like (expletive),” Marseille defender Boubacar Kamara told broadcaster Eurosport moments after the final whistle.
“It’s a fair result, there are no excuses. We are a…