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Ligue 1: Marseille vs PSG – Match preview and betting tip

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Marseille play host to PSG, when the local rivals team up for another spicy derby in Ligue 1 this coming Sunday at Stade Orange Velodrome.

PSG enjoy the view from the top of the table with 57 points after 24 league matches this season. Meanwhile, Marseille find themselves positioned as number 2 in the Ligue 1 with 52 points following 24 rounds.

Team form: Marseille vs PSG

Marseille Form

Marseille are enjoying their football currently with three wins on the bounce, and it began with a 2-1 win against PSG. They went on to beat Clermont Foot by 0-2, before also getting the better of Toulouse in a 2-3 victory. The Olympians claimed a middle-of-the-road three wins in their previous six matches on home soil in the Ligue 1. They also drew one and lost two, as they scored 12 and conceded seven goals.

PSG Form

PSG collected one win from their last three matches, as Monaco won by 3-1. Bayern Munich were too strong as well, winning 0-1, before PSG won 4-3 against Lille. The Parisians managed a decent return of three wins in their last six Ligue 1 away matches, in which they scored ten while also conceding nine times. They also experienced zero draws and three defeats.

Betting stats and facts for Marseille and PSG

Here are some fun facts that could come in handy when placing bets on the upcoming game between Marseille and PSG. The facts are based on the stats from games played out across all tournaments.

  • Marseille have scored in the last 18 matches in a row
  • Marseille have not lost 13 of the last 15 matches
  • Marseille have scored in 16 of the last 18 home matches
  • Marseille have won 9 of the last 11 matches
  • In 6 of the last 7 home matches Marseille played, both teams scored
  • PSG have scored in 47 of the last 49 matches
  • PSG have scored in 25 of the last 27 away matches
  • In 10 of the last 11 PSG away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • In 8 of the last 10 away matches PSG played, both teams scored
  • In the last 5 matches in a row PSG played, both teams scored

In-form players: Marseille vs PSG

Alexis Sanchez has four strikes in six Ligue 1 matches for Marseille, who will be relying on his services, when clashing with PSG. The visitors are looking to Lionel Messi, who has provided his team with three Ligue 1 goals.

Full-time result

In their last 10 matches at Stade Orange Velodrome across all tournaments Marseille won five times, drew two and lost three times. PSG claimed six wins, zero draws, and four defeats in their last 10 games away. The Parisians conceded a goal in their previous 6 matches on the bounce, but have not lost to Marseille in 4 consecutive meetings.

Both teams to score

Marseille scored the first goal of the match in five games from a possible ten. PSG scored the opening goal in five of a possible ten games. Both teams have scored in the last 4 consecutive home games Marseille played. Both teams have scored in last 5 consecutive PSG games. Marseille probably enjoy the prospect of scoring this coming Sunday, as PSG managed only one clean sheet in the previous 10 matches. The former claimed five clean sheets in their last 10 matches.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals happened in four of Marseille’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.9 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in seven of PSG’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 2.4 goals in these matches. PSG conceded a goal in their last 6 matches.

Betting tip: Marseille vs PSG

The match between Marseille and PSG should be an interesting one to watch and play some bets on, too. Therefore, we have come up with a free betting tip for this Ligue 1 game.

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