Ace Football previews the Champions League game between Marseille and Tottenham who meet up on Tuesday. The match preview includes the current team news, H2H stats as well as the best betting tips for the match.
Marseille go up against Tottenham at Stade Orange Velodrome this Tuesday in a Champions League round 6 clash. As both Marseille and Tottenham could be first in the table after this game, we do not need to talk much about the extra motivation that these teams have ahead of the match.
Current table in the Champions League
The current standings in Group D show us how Marseille and Tottenham have performed this season so far. Surely, an exciting battle for three points is on the cards in this round 6 clash on Tuesday.
Marseille vs Tottenham – Fixture History
Marseille struggling for results
Marseille go into this encounter hoping to turn a page, as performances in recent matches have been pretty scrappy. In their last three matches, Marseille lost 0-1 against Lens, 2-1 against Eintracht and drew 2-2 with Strasbourg.
Tottenham hope to boost points tally
It is difficult to point a finger at recent results for Tottenham, as they have performed according to their level. Tottenham collected four points in their past three outings, in which they were defeated 1-2 against Newcastle. They followed up, drawing 1-1 with Sporting CP, before winning 2-3 against Bournemouth.
Latest games between Marseille and Tottenham
The last time the pair played each other, Spurs came away as 2-0 winners in the Champions League, back in September 2022. At the time of writing, the bookmakers are offering the following prices on this encounter: betting on Tottenham will get you odds 2.45, meaning the bookies predict, they are in with a 41% chance of beating Marseille. You can get a price of 2.80, should you wish to add Marseille to your accumulator, if that is your preferred betting strategy.
Betting stats and facts for Marseille and Tottenham
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Marseille and Tottenham. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- Marseille have conceded in 11 of the last 12 home matches
- Marseille have conceded in 9 of the last 11 matches
- Marseille have lost the last 3 matches in a row
- Marseille have scored in 7 of the last 9 home matches
- In 3 of the last 4 home matches Marseille played, both teams scored
- Tottenham have not won 5 of the last 6 away matches
- Tottenham have scored in 7 of the last 9 matches
- Tottenham have not won the last 3 matches in a row
- Tottenham have not lost 5 of the last 7 matches
- Tottenham have conceded in the last 3 matches in a row
Looking at the goalscorer market, it would seem a good idea to side with Alexis Sanchez. He is one of the players from Marseille who are in their best form. He managed to find the back of the net once in his last 6 games, and will surely want to add some more goals against Tottenham.
The visitors will be looking to an in-form Heung-Min Son to find the net once again, as he has been their main man recently.
Marseille vs Tottenham Match predictions
To sum up, the upcoming match between Marseille and Tottenham 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.