Olympique Marseille vs Toulouse
Date: 24th September 2017
Kick off at 20:00 UK/ 21:00 CET
Venue: Stade Velodrome
The closing match of the 7th round of the French Ligue 1 is to take place in Marseille, between Olympique Marseille and Toulouse at Stade Velodrome.
The hosts of this match are positioned at the top half in the league table with mostly wins in their record. Most recently, they returned from a duel against Amiens SC with three points thanks to the two goals scored by N’Jie, their top scorer with 5 goals. In that match, they’ve managed to keep clean sheets for the third time since the beginning of the season. Their only defeats come from the duels against Monaco and Rennes. Those losses could be accounted to their focusing on the Europe League, since they happened between the two UEFA matches.
A win less and a loss more, for the visitors in this encounter. The 7 points they have come from a recent goal-less draw against Troyes and two wins against Montpellier and Rennes. In the previous round they were defeated at home in a duel against Bordeaux with a narrow 0-1. That has been the second time they failed to score since the beginning of the season and their first loss at home. On average, their duels so far have ended with more than three goals scored in total. The same goes for their upcoming hosts.
Olympique Marseille vs Toulouse: Head to head
Most often their duels ended with a draw, as was the case in both legs of the previous season. Both duels ended without goals. When it comes to the wins, Olympique Marseille have the advantage with 15 wins, 7 more than Toulouse have.
Olympique Marseille vs Toulouse: Prediction
The hosts appear to be the favourites in this fixture. Also, there should be three or more goals scored in total, based on the above.
Olympique Marseille vs Toulouse: Bets
Olympique Marseille to win @ 1.57 – Betfair
Total goals over 2.5 @ 1.72 – Unibet