Marseille – Lyon : Preview & Prediction
Olympique de Marseille, 4th, is only one unit from Angers, the dolphin of PSG, despite a start of the season a little chaotic. The club has resumed the victory last weekend by beating Lille (2-1) at home after two against performance in Paris (4-0) and Monaco (2-1) in the Coupe de la Ligue. The Marseillais, however, no longer lose at the Vélodrome since August 10 and their only failure in front of Reims (0-2). Marseille remain on 2 draws ahead of Montpellier (1-1) and Rennes (1-1) and 2 wins against Strasbourg (2-0) and against Lille (2-1). Unbeaten for five games at the Vélodrome, the club will want to hit a big blow by winning a competitor to direct European places, a competitor on an uphill slope since the arrival of Rudi Garcia. Indeed, the Gones have just beat FC Metz (2-0), Toulouse (3-2) at the Stadium and Benfica (3-1) this Tuesday night in the Champions League. The return to form of the current 10th in Ligue 1 is due in part to the excellent performance of Memphis Depay author of 4 goals in his last three games. But the Dutch international, injured, will not be the trip to Marseille, a real blow to the club Rhone!
OM have won 2 of their last 3 games in Ligue 1.
OL have only 2 successes in the last 10 days of Ligue 1.
Lyon will be handicapped by the absences of his two strong men, Tousart and Depay.
Marseille is undefeated at the Vélodrome since 5 receptions (3 wins and 2 draws).
OM will want to end the domination of Lyon in the last 4 direct confrontations (4 success Lyon).
OM are 3 points ahead of OL … Defeat prohibited for the club Marseille who want to keep the club Rhone remote.
Even if Lyon is the pet peeve of Marseille in the last 4 oppositions, the club could end Marseille Marseille remission that could run out of juice and solutions with the absence of Depay.
Marseille – Lyon : Betting Tips
Lyon – Win Odds: 3.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70