Montpellier vs Marseille Prediction | Ligue 1 | 08/08
Montpellier vs Marseille prediction: Marseille can only earn a ticket to kick C2 last season. So Marseille is determined to get a better result in Ligue 1 2021/22. That is exactly what Montpellier is aiming for. After 90 minutes of play here, which team will have the final victory?
- Match date: 07:45 pm on 2021/08/08
- Event: Ligue 1
- Stage: Matchday 1st
- Location: Stade de la Mosson
MONTPELLIER VS MARSEILLE PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Montpellier’s advantage in this match is playing at the Stade de la Mosson. However, Marseille is the team that is rated higher by the house than the opponent.
Montpellier’s performance in the last 5 matches: L W L W L
Montpellier always receives high expectations from fans. However, with what was shown last season, Montpellier had to receive a lot of criticism. At the end of Ligue 1 2020/21, Montpellier only finished in 8th place. The specific result that this team has earned is 14 wins, 12 draws and 12 losses. Thereby, the total score that Olivier Dall’Oglio and his students got is 54.
So Montpellier needs to play better in the new season. But the preparation of Les Pailladins for this season is not good. Considering the last 5 friendly matches played, Montpellier has 2 wins. However, with the remaining 3 matches, they all had to accept defeat. The corresponding loss rate is 60%.
Marseille’s form in the last 5 matches: W D D W W
Last season Marseille had a higher rank than Montpellier. Specifically, with their 38 matches, the result that Marseille has is 16 wins, 12 draws and 10 losses. Thereby, the total score that Marseille holds is 60. With that score, the French port city team finished in 5th place. This ranking has given Jorge Sampaoli a ticket to participate in the C2 arena.
In addition, Marseille’s recent preparations are having the necessary efficiency. Considering the last 5 friendlies played, Les Phoceens has not lost a single time. They have earned themselves 3 wins and 1 draw. In terms of previous matches, they are holding a series of 9 consecutive unbeaten matches. Recently, when playing a friendly against Villarreal, Marseille won 2-1.
Select: Marseille FT.
From 1993 until now, the total number of direct confrontations between the two teams is 44. Not surprisingly, Marseille owns better results when earning 21 victories. In the opposite direction, what Montpellier can do is only 10 wins. Thus, there are 13 matches between the two teams.
With the last 5 encounters, Marseille is also having a better result. Only once did Marseille lose in 2018. Then it was a series of 4 consecutive unbeaten matches for them with 2 wins, 2 draws.
Select: Marseille FT.
Montpellier is still possessing an effective attack in the last 5 friendlies. The total number of goals they hold is 7. However, Montpellier will have to improve their defense. 9 is the number of goals conceded by this team, corresponding to 1.8 goals conceded/match.
On the other side of the front line, Marseille also has a stable offensive line. 9 is the number of goals that Marseille players have scored after the last 5 matches. Notably, they also could not have a solid defense when receiving 1 goal per game.
With Over/Under 2.75, Montpellier’s last 5 matches have won 3 Over times, corresponding to a rate of 60%. On the side of Marseille, Over won 3 times in the last 5 matches they attended.
Select: Over 2.75 FT.
Montpellier vs Marseille Prediction: Montpellier 1-2 Marseille FT (0-1 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 1st match of Ligue 1 between Montpellier vs Marseille on 2021/08/08 of the CMD368 bookie.