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Vedran Ostojic 19 Feb 2020
  • Marseille saw a disappointing Coupe de France exit in the hands of Lyon (1-0) but bounced to the winning ways already

  • Can they build on the three-match winning streak in Ligue 1?

  • You can watch and bet on this match live at bet365 -> soccer -> live streaming.

Ligue 1
Marseille vs Nantes
16:30 – 22 Feb 2020
Odds correct at the time of writing
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Marseille vs Nantes Score Prediction

Marseille vs Nantes Match Info

Match date: 22nd February 2020

Kick-Off: 4:30 pm

Stadium: Orange Velodrome, Marseille

Marseille vs Nantes Head to Head Record

Last 3 meetings:

17 Aug 2019 Nantes 0 – 0 Marseille
28 Apr 2019 Marseille 1 – 2 Nantes
5 Dec 2018 Nantes 3 – 2 Marseille

Matches played: 39

Marseille wins: 15

Nantes wins: 13

Draws: 11

Marseille vs Nantes Stats

  • Marseille have an 11-point gap to 3rd placed Rennes
  • Nantes haven’t bagged a win in over a month with a six-match winless streak now behind them
  • Canaries held Marseille to a goalless draw at La Beaujoire Stadium back in August

Marseille vs Nantes Match Preview

Marseille beat Lille (1-2) with a second-half comeback last week and host Nantes for their Matchday 26 clash on Saturday looking to build on a three-match winning streak in Ligue 1, which was only interrupted with a disappointing Coupe de France exit in the hands of Lyon (1-0) earlier last week.

Phocaeans beat St Etienne (0-2) and Toulouse (1-0) with two rock-solid defensively displays beforehand and they’ll now want to build on the performances, looking to keep hold of an 11-point gap behind them. They’ve been rock-solid in front of the home fans this term and it’s hard to expect anything else at this point.

Nantes have, on the other hand, struggled to turn clashes their way and they come into the match with a six-match winless streak behind them, including draws against struggling Dijon (3-3) and Metz (0-0) over the past two weeks. They struggled against the big guns and this has kept them well behind in a top 4 chase.

Canaries have been scoring goals quite regularly, though, and the goalless draw seen last week was only the second time they failed to find the net in nine outings across competitions. However, they will need more to cause an upset at Orange Velodrome and we don’t see them up to the task at this point.

We will thus stick with Marseille to secure the points and going for a Home win at 3/4 with William Hill feels like a generous banker bet here, despite a tough nut Nantes have shown off to be on many occasions this term.

We expect a more exciting contest between the sides this time around despite seeing a goalless draw back in August. We’ve seen them score ten goals in five away games since mid-December and we’re now also going for a Yes on Both teams to score, which comes at 11/10 with bet365.

Marseille vs Nantes Betting Tips

Marseille to win @ 3/4 with William Hill

Both teams to score Yes @ 11/10 with bet365

 

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    Marseille vs Nantes Match Info Match date: 22nd February 2020 Kick-Off: 4:30 pm Stadium: Orange Velodrome, Marseille Marseille vs Nantes Head to Head Record Last 3 meetings: 17 Aug 2019 Nantes 0 – 0 Marseille 28 Apr 2019 Marseille 1 – 2 Nantes 5 Dec 2018 Nantes 3 – 2 Marseille Matches played: 39 Marseille…