Olympique Marseille travel to Stade de la Mosson to play Montpellier on Saturday 14 March. Kick-off is 4:30pm (UK time) for this Ligue 1 fixture.
This fixture will not be broadcast live in the UK.
Head To Head
Kicking this preview off, we start with their most recent match. Montpellier played Olympique Marseille in September; it was a Ligue 1 fixture. The end result was a 1-1 draw.
Over the last ten years, the two teams have met 21 times. Montpellier have won in 6 of these match-ups, while Olympique Marseille have won 11 matches. The other 4 matches ended in a draw.
In this head-to-head, there has been an average of 2.67 goals per fixture. Montpellier score an average of 1.14 and their opponents, Olympique Marseille have scored an average of 1.52 each time they’ve met.
In terms of the impact of home advantage in this match-up, whichever side has been home has won 28% of the matches between them. The visiting side has won 52%.
Right now Montpellier have 40 points in the Ligue 1, putting them in 7th place.
In their recent form over the last year, they have played 47 matches. They have 21 wins; 13 draws; and 13 losses. This gives Montpellier a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 44%-27%-27%.
In these matches, they have averaged 1.47 goals for, and 1.06 goals against.
At home over this time, they have a win rate of 65% (15 wins) in their 23 home fixtures. 26% (6) of these games at home have been a draw, with the remaining 8% (2) resulting in a loss for the home team.
When on home turf over the last year, their average number of goals scored is 2.04 and they have conceded 0.91 on average.
Across all competitions, their recent performance data shows that they have scored 14 goals in their last ten matches; they have won 5 of these matches. The total number of times both Montpellier and the other team have scored in these games is 3 out of the ten. There have been 5 matches with over 2.5 goals.
The away team has 56 points in the Ligue 1. They are in 2nd place.
In their recent form over the last year, they have played 48 matches. They have 24 wins; 11 draws; and 13 losses. This gives Olympique Marseille a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 50%-22%-27%.
In this time, they have scored 1.44 goals on average per match; while conceding 1.23 goals on average.
When away from home in this period, they have a win rate of 44% (11 wins) from their last 25 away fixtures. 24% (6) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 32% (8) resulting in a loss as the away side.
Their away scoring record for this period shows that their average number of goals scored is 1.44 and they have conceded 1.36 on average.
In their last ten matches, across all competitions, they have averaged 1.4 goals per match; they have won 5 of these matches. The total number of times that Olympique Marseille and whoever they’ve played have also scored is 5 matches in those ten. There has been 5 matches with over 2.5 goals.