Monaco vs Olympique Marseille Match Preview and Prediction
On Sunday evening (UK time), Olympique Marseille head to Stade Louis II to play Monaco at 8:00pm. This is a Ligue 1 fixture.
BT Sport 1 will broadcast this one in the UK.
Read on for full preview, match prediction and betting suggestion.
The stats have identified the existence of some good value when the sides meet. Frog will break it down below.
Betting Odds for Monaco vs Olympique Marseille
Ladbrokes are 2.2 about Monaco; Bet365 will give you 3.6 for the draw; Bet365 are best price 3.3 about Olympique Marseille.
Looking at the Total Goals lines, the best price for Over 2.5 goals is 1.83 via Unibet. If you don't like that, the best price for Under 2.5 goals is 2.05 via Bet Victor.
And the latest prices for the BTTS market. "Yes" is available at 1.67 with William Hill. If you don't like that, "No" is currently offered at 2.45 with Bet Victor.
Head To Head
Followers will likely know that Monaco played Olympique Marseille in January for a Ligue 1 match. The match was a draw, with a final score of 1-1.
Looking back over the last decade, these two sides have played a total of 18 times. Monaco have won in 8 of them. And Olympique Marseille have won 4 times. There have been 6 draws.
In this head-to-head, there has been an average of 3.44 goals. Monaco have scored an average of 2.11 and Olympique Marseille have scored an average of 1.33 each time they've met.
In terms of the impact of home advantage in this match-up, whichever side has been home has won 44% of the matches between them. The visiting side has won 22%.
Monaco have 2 points in the Ligue 1 and they are currently in 19th position.
In their recent form over the last year, they have played 56 matches. They have 12 wins; 17 draws; and 27 losses. This gives Monaco a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 21%-30%-48%.
In this time, they have scored 0.91 goals on average per match; while conceding 1.61 goals on average.
When at home, in this period, they have a win rate of 22% (6 wins) from the most recent 27 home fixtures. 25% (7) of these games at home have been a draw, with the remaining 51% (14) being a loss for the home side.
At home over the year, their average number of goals scored is 0.89 and they have conceded 1.63 on average.
Their recent performance data shows that they have 7 goals in their last ten matches and 2 of these latest matches have been victories. Of those ten matches, 3 of them have seen both sides score. The total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 6 from their last ten.
The away team has 7 points in the Ligue 1 and they are currently in 8th place.
There is a total of 50 matches played by them over the recent 12 months. They have 19 wins; 9 draws; and 22 losses. These recent results put Olympique Marseille on a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 38%-18%-44%.
In this time, they have scored 1.26 goals on average per match; while conceding 1.5 goals on average.
A look at their away record in this time. They have a win rate of 28% (7 wins) from 25 away fixtures. 20% (5) of these away games have been a draw, with the remaining 52% (13) ending in a loss.
On average they have scored 1.24 goals when away in this period. They have conceded 1.88.
Their recent performance, across all formats, shows that they have a total of 12 goals in their last ten matches; 5 of these matches have been wins. Of those ten matches, 4 of them have seen both sides score. There have been 5 matches with a combined goal total of three or more.
Frog's betting tip for Monaco vs Olympique Marseille
This verdict will suit fans of the longer odds. Frog has picked the Both Teams To Score market in this one and will be looking for just one of the sides to hit the back of the net. Frog thinks that this prediction has evidence of value.Bet Victor will give you 2.4 for no more than one side to score.