Montpellier vs Marseille Preview, Tips and Odds

Montpellier will welcome Marseille to Stade de la Mosson on Saturday for a game of the 29th round in Ligue 1. The hosts are comfortably sitting on 8th spot in the standings with 40 points, while Marseille are 2nd, but 12 points behind the leaders from PSG.

Montpellier vs Marseille Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Montpellier Draw 7 W/ 4 D/ 9 L 5 W/ 1 D/ 4 L
Marseille Draw 9 W/ 4 D/ 7 L 4 W/ 1 D/ 5 L

Last game between the teams: 21.09.2019 Ligue 1: Marseille – Montpellier 1:1; Valere Germain 74’; Bouna Sarr 17’(own goal); Boubacar Kamara from the home team was sent off with straight red card in the 90’; Dimitri Payet from the home team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 90’; Jardan Ferri from the visiting team was sent off with straight red card in the 90’
Last game at this venue: 04.11.2018 Ligue 1: Montpellier – Marseille 3;0; Gaetan Laborde 51’, 62’, Paul Lasne 70’

Worth mentioning: The first meeting for the season between Marseille and Montpellier finished in a 1:1 draw at Stade Velodrome. Only one of the last eleven H2H clashes, and none of the last seven was won by the visiting teams. Marseille were unable to score more than a goal in any of the last five games, as only one of them featured over 2,5 goals, while two witnessed goals at both ends.

Montpellier vs Marseille Stats

As of 12.03 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Montpellier Win 4 W/ 2 D/ 4 L 4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L
Marseille Draw 5 W/ 3 D/ 2 L 3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L

Last game Montpellier: 08.03.2020 Ligue 1: Rennes – Montpellier 5:0; Faitout Maouassa 9’, Adrien Hunou 28’, 87’(penalty), Flavien Tait 68’, Romain del Castillo 73’(penalty)
Top performers Montpellier: Andy Delort 9 goals 2 assists, Gaetan Laborde 6 goals 5 assists, Florent Mollet 6 goals 3 assists.
Next game Montpellier: 21.03.2020 Ligue 1: Nice – Montpellier
Last game Marseille: 06.03.2020 Ligue 1: Marseille – Amiens 2:2; Morgan Sanson 45’, Dimitri Payet 57’; Sehrou Guirassy 83’(penalty), Saman Ghoddos 90’
Top performers Marseille: Dario Benedetto 11 goals, Dimitri Payet 9 goals 4 assists, Morgan Sanson 5 goals 3 assists.
Next game Marseille: 22.03.2020 Ligue 1: Marseille – Paris SG

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Montpellier 12-14 5 2 4
Marseille 14-10 5 5 4

Worth mentioning: Montpellier were trashed 5:0 in their previous game – a visit to Rennes last Sunday. None of the team’s last ten outings ended in a victory for the visiting sides, as the hosts triumphed on eight occasions, including the last five. Two of Montpellier’s last five encounters produced over 2,5 goals, while none saw both involved teams to score, as three finished with the same score of 1:0.
Marseille failed to win at home against Amiens in their last match, allowing the visiting side to come back from two goals down in the final minutes. The team conceded in each of their last five outings, having kept six clean sheets in the previous seven games. None of Marseille’s last four meetings was won by the hosts. All but of their last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals and all of the same also witnessed goals at both ends.

Montpellier vs Marseille News

Missing players Montpellier: Nicolas Cozza are injured. Kylian Kaiboue is doubtful. Nicolas Cozza are injured.
Missing players Marseille: Nemanja Radoncic is injured.

Montpellier vs Marseille Predictions

Marseille to win – 2.70 @ bet365