Nimes vs Marseille Prediction & Match Preview

Nimes vs Olympique Marseille
French Ligue 1
Date: Friday, 4 December 2020
Kick-Off at 20.00 UK
Venue: Stade des Costieres, Nimes.

After some intense mid-week action in UEFA Champions League Marseille are returning to domestic obligations.

Squad has kept realistic chances to win the 3rd spot in their respective group thanks to the comeback against Olympiakos 2-1. Dimitri Payet has scored both goals in that encounter, and he is expected to lead the squad against Nimes this Friday as well.

PSG have dropped a lot of points in Ligue 1 so far, so Marseille have great opportunity to catch up at the top.

The Olympians are currently 6th with 21 points, but they also have two games played less than others.

Nimes are going through big crisis at the moment, so Marseille are marked as favorites by all bookmakers at 1.90 odds.

Nimes vs Marseille Head-to-head

A big majority of recent head to head clashes between these two opponents have ended with a lot of goals. Five out of the last six had both Over 2.5 & BTTS options landing quite easily.

Marseille have won six out of total nine encounters, while losing only once.

Nimes lost to this opponent at this venue in the previous season 2-3 FT.

Nimes vs Marseille Prediction

Nimes have been dropping on standings rapidly thanks to five defeats in the last six outings. Team has ruined all the good work from early stages of this season and now they sit in 16th place with 11 points, just three above the relegation zone.

One of the main reasons for such situation is poor efficiency – Nimes scored only 11 goals so far, which is making them the second worst offense in the league.

As for their opposition, Marseille boosted team spirits with abovementioned UCL victory against Olympiakos. Team also connected four straight wins in Ligue 1, consecutively beating Bordeaux, Lorient, Strasbourg and Nantes. We expect their run to continue!

Nimes vs Marseille Bet Tips

  • Away win @ 1.90
  • Dario Benedetto to score at anytime @ 2.25.