Marseille vs Bordeaux Preview, Tips and Odds

Marseille will take on Bordeaux on Tuesday in a postponed game of round 18 in the French League 1. Just one spot separates the teams in the standings, with the hosts occupying 10th spot with 31 points and their opponents 12th, three points behind, but still some ten points above the relegation zone. Marseille might be dreaming of the 4th spot which ensuares Europa League qualification, but they need to start collecting points in order to cut the six point gap to Saint Ettiene.

Marseille vs Bordeaux Head to Head

Head to Head Last H2H game Last H2H games Last H2H games home/away
Marseille Win 5 W/ 11 D/ 4 L 5 W/ 5 D/ 0 L
Bordeaux Loss 4 W/ 11 D/ 5 L 0 W/ 5 D/ 5 L

Last game between the teams: 18.02.2018 Marseille – Bordeaux 1:0; Florian Thauvin 35′
Last game at this venue: 19.11.2017 Bordeaux – Marseille 1:1; Nicolas De Preville 3′; Morgan Sanson 90′

Worth mentioning: None of the last seven clashes featured over 2,5 goals. Five of the last six meetings between the sides ended in draws. The team who is playing away from home have not been victorious in any of the last twenty clashes. The last time when any of the sides managed to score more than a goal, was back in 2014 seven games ago, when Marseille won 3:1. They have not recorded back-to-back victories over this rival since 2011.

Marseille vs Bordeaux Stats

As of 03.02 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Marseille Loss 1 W/ 3 D/ 6 L 0 W/ 3 D/ 2 L
Bordeaux Loss 5 W/ 1 D/ 4 L 2 W/ 0 D/ 3 L

Last game Marseille: 02.02.2019 Reims – Marselle 2:1; Tristan Dingome 21′, Hyun-Jun Suk 68′; Clinton N’Jie 86′
Last game Bordeaux: 30.01.2019 Strasbourg – Bordeaux 3:2; Ludovic Ajorque 49′, Lebo Mothiba 55′, 60′; Younousse Sankhare 14′, Jimmy Briand 82′

Top performers Marseille: Florian Thauvin 11 goals 4 assists, Dimitri Payet 4 goals 5 assists, Morgan Sanson 4 goals 4 assists.
Top performers Bordeaux: Francois Kamano 8 goals, Jimmy Briand 4 goals, Samuel Kalu 3 goals 2 assists.

Last 10 games Goals scored:conceded Over 2,5 goals Goal/Goal Clean sheets
Marseille 10:17 5 8 1
Bordeaux 9:8 2 3 4

Worth mentioning: Four of Marseille last five outings saw both teams hitting the back of the net and three times the fans witnessed over 2,5 goals scored. 2:1 has been the final score in three of the last four Marseille games. Five of Bordeaux last seven games ended in 1:0 results, with over 2,5 goals and both teams scoring evident on two occasions. Marseille are winless in their last five outings at Stade Velodrome, but the most recent four games saw both of the involved teams scoring.

Marseille vs Bordeaux News

Missing players Marseille: Dimitri Payet and Adil Rami are injured. Hiroki Sakai is on international duty and Florian Thauvin is suspended.
Missing players Bordeaux: Nicolas De Preville, Aurillien Tchouameni, Zaydou Youssouf.

Marseille vs Bordeaux Predictions

Marseille to win – 2.05 @ bet365