Marseille will travel to Stade Louis II to face Monaco in a match of Ligue 1’s 21st round on Saturday. Both sides are currently in the upper half of the standings, with Monaco occupying 4th place on thirty-six points and Marseille two down at 6th on four points less.
Monaco vs Marseille Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Monaco||Loss||8 W/ 6 D/ 6 L||6 W/ 1 D/ 3 L|
|Marseiile||Win||6 W/ 6 D/ 8 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 6 L|
Last game between the teams: 12.12.2020 Ligue 1: Marseille – Monaco 2:1; Florian Thauvin 5’, Dario Benedetto 13’; Wissam Ben Yedder 79’(penalty)
Last game at this venue: 30.10.2019 Coupe de la Ligue: Monaco – Marseille 2:1; Jean-Kevin Augustin 25’, Ruben Aguilar 40’; Benjamin Lecomte 77’(own goal)
Worth mentioning: Marseille prevailed 2:1 when facing Monaco at Stade Velodrome earlier in the season. The previous encounter ended with the same score, again for the home side, with Monaco eliminating Marseille from the French League Cup in October of 2019. Just three of the last fifteen matches were won by the visiting sides, while the hosts triumphed on eight occasions for the period. All of the previous thirteen meetings witnessed goals at both ends, as twelve of those also produced over 2,5 goals.
Monaco vs Marseille Stats
|As of 21.01||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Monaco||Win||6 W/ 1 D/ 3 L||3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L|
|Marseille||Loss||2 W/ 2 D/ 6 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 4 L|
Last game Monaco: 15.01.2021 Ligue 1: Montpellier – Monaco 2:3; Elye Wahi 64’; Andy Delort 69’; Kevin Volland 24’, Wissam Ben Yedder 35’, 61’(penalty)
Top performers Monaco: Kevin Volland 10 goals 6 assists, Wissam Ben Yedder 9 goals 4 assists, Sofiane Diop 5 goals.
Next game Monaco: 31.01.2021 Ligue 1: Nantes – Monaco
Last game Marseille: 20.01.2021 Ligue 1: Marseille – Lens 0:1; Simon Bokote Banza 59’
Top performers Marseille: Florian Thauvin 6 goals 7 assists, Dario Benedetto 4 goals 3 assists, Dimitri Payet 3 goals 3 assists.
Next game Marseille: 30.01.2021 Ligue 1: Marseille – Rennes
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Monaco triumphed 2:3 away to Montpellier last Friday. The team has been firing on all cylinders in 2021, winning all of the three games since the beginning of the year scoring at least three goals and eleven combined for the period. Monaco are unbeaten in five consecutive meetings, winning four and once ending in draw. Only one draw has been registered in their previous thirteen clashes. All but one of Monaco’s last five games featured over 2,5 goals, while three saw both involved sides to hit the targets.
Marseille suffered yet another defeat on Wednesday, this time falling 1:0 down at home to Lens. They are on a run of three straight losses and without a victory in four. Marseille triumphed in only of the last eight matches and that win coincides with the only time when they managed to score more than a goal. The team’s recent games are dominated by the home sides, as they won six of the last ten, while the visitors recorded two for the period. Three of Marseille’s last five outings resulted in over 2,5 goals, and each of the same also witnessed goals at both ends.
Monaco vs Marseille News
Missing players Monaco: Florentino Luis and Cesc Fabregas are injured.
Missing players Marseille: Alvaro Gonzalez Soberon is suspended. Boubacar Kamara and Jordan Amavi are injured.
Monaco vs Marseille Predictions
Over 2,5 goals – 1.72 @ bet365