Place: Stadio Allianz Riviera. Nice
Date: on the 21st of October, 2018 (Sunday)
Match start: 20:00 (GMT+1)
Tournament: Ligue 1
The Eaglets before the matches of the national teams has spent away match with Toulouse. On the 29th minute of the match the midfielder of guests Bassem Srarfi has opened the score but less than in an hour the hosts have tied the game. After that no goal was scored.
According to the results of nine rounds of the championship of France Nice takes the 12th place in the standings. Patrick Vieira’s team has managed to gain only three wins at four defeats and a ratio of the scored and missed goals is 7:13. Only Reims and Guingamp are scoring less than these football players.
In four home matches the Eaglets have suffered three defeats, having lost to Reims, Dijon and PSG. Rennais has been won over.
The White and Blues before the matches of the national teams have met on Vélodrome with Caen. Already according to the results of the first half the hosts were ahead with the score 2:0 thanks to Kostas Mitroglou and Florian Thauvin ‘s goals. The second half hasn’t pleased with productive actions.
For Marseille the victory over Caen became the 5th one in the current season of the national championship. Three more meetings have been lost and the ratio of the scored and missed goals makes 21:16. Rudi Garcia’s team takes the third place being behind Lille with three points, and behind PSG with 11.
Marseille has lost all three away matches. The team has managed to win over Monaco (3:2).
Because of disqualification there won’t be present main midfielders Luís Gustavo and Lucas Ocampos.
Head-to-heads of Nice vs Marseille
Both matches of Ligue 1 2017/18 were won by the White and Blues. Earlier the teams have both won home matches.
Bookmaker coefficients on the match Nice vs Marseille
Nice to win – 3.32
Draw – 3.74;
Marseille to win – 2.19
The Eaglets show bad results on home arena and Marseille doesn’t please fans during away matches, gaining points generally on Vélodrome. Bearing in mind squad problems of the White and Blues, we think that at home arena Nice will manage to win at least one point.