Montpellier vs Marseille Preview, Tips and Odds

Montpellier will welcome Marseille to Stade de la Mosson for a match of Ligue 1 32nd round on Saturday. Both teams are currently in the upper half of the standings, with Montpellier sitting on 8th position with fourty0five points, while their next opponents are up to 6th on three points more.

Montpellier vs Marseille Head to Head

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

Last game between the teams: 06.01.2021 Ligue 1: Marseille – Montpellier 3:1; Nemanja Radonjic 41’, Dimitri Payet 80’, Valere Germain 84’; Florent Mollet 52’
Last game at this venue: 04.11.2018 Ligue 1: Montpellier – Marseille 3:0; Gaetan Laborde 51’, 62’, Paul Lasne 70’

Worth mentioning: Marseille triumphed with a comfortable 3:1 score at home when facing Montpellier for the last time in January. They are unbeaten in three consecutive H2H clashes, recording two victories and a draw in the process. None of the last eight and only one of the last twelve H2H clashes has ended in a win for the visiting sides. Two of the previous five games resulted in over 2,5 goals and also two witnessed goals at both ends. Montpellier did not lose any of the last three home matches, triumphing twice and once finishing in a draw.

Montpellier vs Marseille Stats

As of 08.04 Last game Last games Last games home/away
Montpellier Win 6 W/ 4 D/ 0 L 3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L
Marseille Win 4 W/ 3 D/ 3 L 0 W/ 2 D/ 3 L

Last game Montpellier: 07.04.2021 Coupe de France: Chateaubriant – Montpellier 0:1; Florent Mollet 61’
Top performers Montpellier: Andy Delort 10 goals 8 assists, Gaetan Laborde 10 goals 7 assists, Stephy Mavididi 9 goals.
Next game Montpellier: 16.04.2021 Ligue 1: Lille – Montpellier
Last game Marseille: 04.04.2021 Ligue 1: Marseille – Dijon 2:0; Leonardo Balerdi 45’, Alvaro 79’
Top performers Marseille: Florian Thauvin 8 goals 7 assists, Dimitri Payet 4 goals 6 assists, Dario Benedetto 4 goals 3 assists.
Next game Marseille: 17.04.2021 Ligue 1: Marseille – Lorient

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Montpellier 15-8 4 7 3
Marseille 12-12 4 5 3

Worth mentioning: Montpellier qualified for the quarter-finals of Coupe de France with a slender 1:0 victory against lowly Chateaubriant on Wednesday. The team is unbeaten in twelve consecutive matches, with the last loss coming in January. Montpellier rely on their tight defense, which has allowed more than a goal in only one of the games of their undefeated streak. Two of their last five clashes produced over 2,5 goals, while four saw both involved sides to hit the targets.
Marseille recorded a solid 2:0 win at home against Dijon on Sunday. The team has been inconsistent of late, recording three victories, three defeats and two draws across the last eight meetings. None of Marseille last ten games were won by the visiting sides, as the hosts triumphed on seven occasions, including all of the last six. Three of Marseille’s last five outings featured over 2,5 goals, as two witnessed goals at both ends.

Montpellier vs Marseille News

Missing players Montpellier: Ambroise Oyongo and Teji Savanier are injured.
Missing players Marseille: Jordan Amavi, Yuto Nagatomo and Valentin Rongier are injured.

Montpellier vs Marseille Predictions

Both teams to score – 1.75 @ bet365