Toulouse vs Marseille: Preview & Prediction
This Toulouse – Marseille is looking extremely exciting, as Marseille is in the race for Europe, but be careful, the Toulousans can revive and offer an exciting end of the season.
Indeed, as Toulouse is only 7 points behind Marseille (5th), the Europa League is perhaps not that far. The Toulousans really cut their last chance, because a defeat would end a season of free-wheeling.
Lately, in January 2017, the Marseille had eliminated the Toulouse in the Coupe de France and it was at the Stadium (2-1 ap). In recent years, OM has become used to fetching points in the pink city.
Toulouse will have to be wary of these Marseille players, but teammates Andy Delort (4 goals in 9 games) are euphoric and confident after their success in Montpellier (1-0).
Toulouse has stopped a series of 5 games without any success, ie a defeat in Lyon (0-4) and 4 draws. At home, the Toulousains remain on successes in front of SCO Angers (4-0) and SC Bastia (4-1) and two draws against Lille (1-1) and Rennes (0-0).
Attention, Lyon, Metz, Nantes or Saint Etienne have imposed themselves in the pink city, so Marseille can dream of a performance.
The Marseillais have not lost since the reverse in the classico, against PSG (1-5), as the Marseille have two wins in front of SCO Angers (3-0) and Lorient (4-1) and two draws , In Lille (0-0) and against Dijon (1-1).
Toulouse vs Marseille: Direct Matches
With three trips over the next 4 days, Marseille will not be at the party in this race for Europe, but Bafé Gomis’ partners (16 goals) are capable of everything.
In the last 7 meetings outside Marseille, Marseille has alternated the good and the bad with defeats in Lyon, Metz and Nantes, but also victories in Bastia and Lorient.
In a context that looks rather tense, it would be more prudent to bet on a parity score. Toulouse could open the scoring, but Marseille will surely have the resources to go for a point.
Toulouse vs Marseille: Betting Tips
Marseille win – Odds: 1.45
Over 2,5 goals – Odds: 2.00