Marseille vs Nimes Preview, Tips and Odds

The teams of Marseille and Nimes will face each other at Stade Velodrome for a match of Ligue 1’s 20th round on Saturday. Marseille are occupying 6th place in the standings at the moment with thirty-two points, while Nimes are on the last 20th position with just twelve.

Marseille vs Nimes Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Marseille Win 12 W/ 2 D/ 1 L 5 W/ 0 D/ 0 L
Nimes Loss 1 W/ 2 D/ 12 L 0 W/ 0 D/ 5 L

Last game between the teams: 04.12.2020 Ligue 1: Nimes – Marseille 0:2; Dario Benedetto 57’, Valere Germain 84’;Andres Cubas from the home team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 77’
Last game at this venue: 21.12.2019 Ligue 1: Marseille – Nimes 3:1; Sofiane Alakouch 46’(own goal), Dario Benedetto 65’, Dimitri Payet 81’; Anthony Briancon 90’

Worth mentioning: The last match between the two sides was played just over a month ago in December 2020 and finished in a slender 0:1 win in Marseille’s favour. Nimes lost all of the last five H2H clashes and triumphed in only one of fourteen games since 1990. No draw has been registered in the last seven encounters. Three of the last five meetings produced over 2,5 goals, and each of the same also witnessed goals at both ends.

Marseille vs Nimes Stats

As of 14.01 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Marseille Loss 4 W/ 2 D/ 4 L 4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L
Nimes Loss 1 W/ 1 D/ 8 L 1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L

Last game Marseille: 13.01.2021 Super Cup: Paris SG – Marseille 2:1; Mauro Icardi 39’, Neymar 85’(penalty); Dimitri Payet 89’
Top performers Marseille: Florian Thauvin 6 goals 7 assists, Dario Benedetto 3 goals 3 assists, Dimitri Payet 3 goals 3 assists.
Next game Marseille: 20.01.2021 Ligue 1: Marseille – Lens
Last game Nimes: 09.01.2021 Ligue 1: Nimes – Lille 0:1; Burak Yilmaz 29’
Top performers Nimes: Zinedine Ferhat 3 goals 3 assists, Renaud Ripart 3 goals, Matteo Ahlinvi 2 goals.
Next game Nimes: 24.01.2021 Ligue 1: Nimes – Lorient

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Marseille 13-13 7 7 2
Nimes 5-26 6 3 1

Worth mentioning: Marseille lost the French Super Cup, going 2:1 down at the hands of Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday. The team has been inconsistent of late, winning just one of the previous six encounters and allowing three defeats in the process. None of Marseille’s last eight meetings was won by the visiting sides, as the hosts triumphed on six occasions for the period. Three of their last five clashes resulted in over 2,5 goals, while four saw both involved teams to hit the targets.
Nimes lost with a slender 0:1 score their home meeting with Lille on Saturday. The team is on a disastrous form, losing all of the last three matches and going without a victory in eight consecutive games. Their only win for the last thirteen encounters was achieved away from home in November. Nimes failed to score in nine of those thirteen clashes, managing more than one on a separate occasion. Three of their last five outings featured over 2,5 goals, while two witnessed goals at both ends.

Marseille vs Nimes News

Missing players Marseille: Luis Henrique and Jordan Amavi are injured.
Missing players Nimes: Sidy Sarr, Loick Landre, Pablo Martinez, Clement Depres and Antoine Valerio are injured.

Marseille vs Nimes Predictions

Marseille to win – 1.40 @ bet365