Marseille vs Nice Preview, Tips and Odds


Marseille will welcome Nice to Stade Velodrome on Sunday for their meeting from round 28 of League 1. The hosts are 4th in the standings with 44 points, but all of the next four teams are within a point of each other, with Nice the last side from that pack and on 40 points. The visitors rank #4 in least goals conceded, but are also ranking joint #2 in goals scored.

Marseille vs Nice Head to Head

Head to HeadLast H2H gameLast H2H gamesLast H2H games home/away
MarseilleWin10 W/ 3 D/ 7 L6 W/ 1 D/ 3 L
NiceLoss7 W/ 3 D/ 10 L3 W/ 1 D/ 6 L

Last game between the teams: 21.10.2018 Nice – Marseille 0:1; Morgan Sanson 42′
Last game at this venue: 06.05.2018 Marseille – Nice 2:1; Valere Germain 13′, Dimitri Payet 72′; Mario Balotelli 5′

Worth mentioning: Mario Balotelli wore the Nice shirt for two and a half seasons, but in the winter transfer window chose to continue his career with the colours of Marseille and will face his ex-teammates. Marseille are on a run of four straight victories against their Sunday opponents. Only the most recent of the last five games did not feature over 2,5 goals and did not see both teams scoring. No draw has been registered in the last six games played in Marseille.

Marseille vs Nice Stats

Head to HeadLast H2H gameLast H2H gamesLast H2H games home/away
MarseilleWin10 W/ 3 D/ 7 L6 W/ 1 D/ 3 L
NiceLoss7 W/ 3 D/ 10 L3 W/ 1 D/ 6 L

Last game Marseille: 03.03.2019 Marseille – St Etienne 2:0; Mario Balotelli 12, Florian Thauvin 21′ (penalty)
Last game Nice: 03.03.2019 Nice – Strasbourg 1:0; Youcef Atal 20′; Danilo Barbosa from the hosts and Samuel Grandsir from the visitors were sent off with straight red cards in the 89′
Top performers Marseille: Florian Thauvin 13 goals 7 assists, Dimitri Payet 4 goals 5 assists, Mario Balotelli 4 goals 1 assist.
Top performers Nice: Allan Saint-Maximin 6 goals 3 assists, Youcef Atal and Wylan Cyprien are on 3 goals each.

Last 10 gamesGF : GAOver 2,5 goalsGoal / GoalClean sheets
Marseille13:9464
Nice8:14334

Worth mention: Marseille are undefeated in their last five outings, recording four victories in the process. Just one of those games featured over 2,5 goals, while two encounters witnessed goals at both ends. No team was able to score more than two goals in the last thirteen matches involving Marseille. At Stade Velodrome the team is on a three game winning record, all garnered with a clean sheet.
All of the last six matches involving Nice ended in victories for the home sides and none of the visiting teams managed to score a single goal. They recorded three consecutive losses away from home and are without a win in the last eight away games. Nice have not scored more than one goal in the previous eleven matches on the road.

Marseille vs Nice News

Missing players Marseille: Jordan Amavi is suspended.
Missing players Nice: Danilo Barbosa is suspended.

Marseille vs Nice Predictions

Marseille to win – 1.50 @ bet365

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