Ace Football previews the Europa Conference League clash between Marseille and Feyenoord and offers team stats, fixture history, betting tips and the latest odds.
Marseille come up against visiting side Feyenoord in a Europa Conference League second leg semi-final fixture. The game will take place at Stade Orange Velodrome on Thursday and it should be an exciting one. Feyenoord have one foot in the final, having won last week’s first-leg 3-2 in the Netherlands.
Current form and previous Europa Conference League encounters between Marseille and Feyenoord
Marseille aim to bounce back
Marseille have been a bit bleak in their last 3 matches, although it opened with a 1-0 victory against Reims. Unable to follow that up, they went down 3-2 against Feyenoord, before handing over all 3 points in a 3-0 defeat against Lyon.
Feyenoord in a rich vein of form
Feyenoord are in awesome shape going into this next encounter, as they won their last 3 matches on the bounce. FC Utrecht got left behind in a 2-1 win, before Marseille got hammered in a 3-2 victory. Fortuna Sittard was the most recent victim in a 1-3 win for Arne Slot’s side.
Fixture history: Marseille vs Feyenoord
The last time the pair played each other, Feyenoord came away as 3-2 winners in a Europa Conference League, back in April 2022. At the time of writing, the bookmakers are offering the following prices on this encounter: betting on Feyenoord will get you odds 3.25, meaning the bookies predict, they are in with a 31% chance of beating Marseille. You can get a price of 2.10, should you wish to add Marseille to your accumulator, if that is your preferred betting strategy.
Highlights from the last time Marseille and Feyenoord met:
Betting stats and facts for Marseille and Feyenoord
Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on stats from the last couple of games that Marseille and Feyenoord played out in the Europa Conference League.
Players to focus on in Marseille vs Feyenoord
Dimitri Payet has been the most prolific scorer for the home team recently. Surely, Marseille will be relying on him to once again shine in their upcoming match. Meanwhile, Feyenoord will be looking to Cyriel Dessers in the hope that he will add more goals to his current total of 4 goals in his last 6 games.
Match predictions: Marseille vs Feyenoord
To sum up, the upcoming match between Marseille and Feyenoord seems to be a good betting opportunity. Considering the above statements, we have come up with the main prediction for this game but also some alternative ones.