We offer a forecast for the match of the French championship, in which Marseille will host Saint-Etienne on 17 September. Will the hosts be able to win an easy victory? – the answer is in our material.
The nine-time French champion in the last unique tournament managed to win silver medals, and he did it for the 12th time. For 28 rounds, which the team managed to win 16 times and finished eight matches in a draw, which brought 56 points. The gap from the first PSG was 12 points.
In the new season, Marseille won both opening matches – against Brest (3: 2) and last Sunday they managed to beat PSG away (1: 0). This scandalous fight brought not only an amazing result and five red cards, but also further proceedings on the incidents of racism that took place.
The 10-time French champion in the last championship could hardly stay in the elite division. “ Saint-Etienne ” won eight victories and six draws in 28 rounds of the Ligue1 tournament, which was shortened beyond recognition, which brought 30 points and 17th place. In the final match of the French Cup, the “ saints ” could not do anything with PSG (0: 1).
The Greens had a brilliant start to the new tournament – two wins with the same score 2: 0. In the first game, ASSE beat Lorient, in the second, Strasbourg (2: 0).
The opponents of the series have at least six fights
Marseille scores 1.9 goals at home
Saint-Etienne have lost 7 of their last 8 away matches
Marseille won their last four head-to-head matches
Less than 3 goals scored in 3 of 5 last head-to-head matches
The last full-time match ended with the victory of Marseille (2: 0)
02/05/2020 Saint-Etienne Marseilles 0: 2
09/01/19 Marseilles Saint-Etienne ten
07/22/19 Saint-Etienne Marseilles 12
03.03.19 Marseilles Saint-Etienne 20
01/16/19 Saint-Etienne Marseilles 2: 1
07/13/18 Marseilles Saint-Etienne 0: 1
02/09/18 Saint-Etienne Marseilles 2: 2
10.12.17 Marseilles Saint-Etienne thirty
04/16/17 Marseilles Saint-Etienne 4: 0
11/30/16 Saint-Etienne Marseilles 0: 0
Most likely, in this game the advantage will belong to the guests who, although without two base players, still have moral superiority after winning at PSG.
“ Saint-Etienne” managed to win two victories and today they won’t give up tournament points just like that. We do not see a favorite in this game and we propose to play a bet on total – the opponents have not pleased with the scoring extravaganza for a long time.
Our prediction is that the total is over 2.5 goals and we bet on this according to the Winline bookmaker’s line with the odds of 2.17