Marseille – Montpellier : Preview & Prediction
Marseille, 6th, can win a place in the standings and exceed Montpellier, 5th to 1 point ahead, in case of victory against the formation Herault. After 3 disappointing results against Nantes (1-2), Strasbourg (1-1) and Lyon (0-3), the club has revived the machine by winning the Stadium Toulouse (5-2) Sunday last thanks to a big part of Florian Thauvin author of a double and a decisive pass. Montpellier, undefeated for 6 days, will want to preserve this 5th place. The MHSC has scored 14 points out of 18 at stake thanks to successes in Toulouse (2-1), in Strasbourg (3-1), against PSG (3-2) and in St Etienne (1-0) and 2 draws in front of Amiens (1-1) and Nantes (1-1). These two teams with strong offensive potential (59 goals for OM and 53 goals for the MHSC) should shake the nets of a Velodrome stadium that awaits a victory for its protégés after 2 failures rank against Nantes (1-2) and against Lyon (0-3).
The +1.5 goals have risen 4 times in the last 5 direct confrontations.
Montpellier had won 3 goals to 0 in the first leg.
The +1.5 goals have passed in OM’s last 9 matches.
The +1.5 goals have risen 5 times in the last 6 meetings of Montpellier.
Marseille remains on a big success in Toulouse (5-2).
For the last of the season, these two teams should be setting the Velodrome on fire and the +1.5 goals bet should pass cream.
Marseille – Montpellier : Betting Tips
Marseille – Win Odds:2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70