Ace Football previews the Ligue 1 round 6 match between PSG and Marseille and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.
Marseille travel to Parc des Princes for a renewal of the rivalry with PSG, as another derby looms in the Ligue 1. Who gets the upper hand? The answer arrives this coming Sunday.
PSG are number 5 in the table with eight points after five matches. Marseille rank as number 4 with nine points after five matches played.
Team form: PSG vs Marseille
PSG have been a little inconsistent recently, as they beat Lyon by 1-4. Following that up proved too difficult, as they lost 2-3 against Nice, before claiming three points in a 2-0 win against B. Dortmund. PSG claimed a modest two wins in their past six home matches in the Ligue 1. They also drew one and lost three, scored 13 goals and conceded ten.
Having collected three points from their previous three matches without winning, Marseille are on the lookout for a win again. Against Nantes, they settled for a 1-1 draw, before splitting the points with Toulouse in a 0-0 draw. In their latest match, they once again had to settle for a single point after drawing 3-3 against Ajax. Marseille managed to win just once in their past six away games in the Ligue 1. On top of winning once they also drew two as well as losing three, while scoring nine times and letting in seven.
Betting stats and facts for PSG and Marseille
Here are some stats and facts that might be useful for betting on the upcoming match between PSG and Marseille. The facts are based on the data from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all competitions.
- PSG have scored in 17 of the last 19 matches
- In 8 of the last 10 PSG home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- In the last 4 matches in a row PSG played, both teams scored
- In the last 3 PSG matches the sum of goals was over 3.5
- In 6 of the last 8 PSG matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- In 14 of the last 16 Marseille away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 12 of the last 14 Marseille matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Marseille have not won the last 6 away matches in a row
- Marseille have conceded in the last 7 away matches in a row
- In 5 of the last 7 away matches Marseille played, both teams scored
Interesting players: PSG vs Marseille
Ismaila Sarr is currently in good form for Marseille, having scored two goals in his last six Ligue 1 games. However, Marseille will need more from him when they face PSG, who are the strong favorites on Sunday. Another promising option is to support Kylian Mbappe, who has scored eight goals in his last six Ligue 1 matches.
Betting markets: PSG vs Marseille
PSG have beaten Marseille in three consecutive meetings. The Parisians claimed all three points three times in their last 10 home matches, while also drawing two along the way. They endured defeat in five of the games in this run. In their previous 5 outings, Marseille remained undefeated. Marseille won two of their last 10 games away, drawing four and losing four in this series of matches.
Both teams to score
Of the previous 10 outings, Marseille scored the opening goal five times, whereas PSG were first on target in seven of their last 10 games. Both teams have scored in the last four PSG games.
In the past ten matches, PSG has seen over 2.5 goals scored in six of them, with an average of 1.8 goals scored by the team themselves. Marseille, on the other hand, had over 2.5 goals in five of their previous ten matches and managed to score an average of 1.4 goals in those games.
Suggested bet: PSG vs Marseille
The match between PSG and Marseille 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.