Ligue 1 Betting Tips

Paris Saint-Germain vs Olympique Marseille betting tips: Ligue 1 preview, predictions & odds

Recently, Le Classique has been largely dominated by Paris Saint Germain. PSG have won seven of the last nine matches in this head to head. Although, the sides drew 0-0 in the reverse fixture back in October. Home form likely decides this, with PSG winning fourteen of their fifteen matches in Paris this season and remain the only side in Ligue 1 undefeated at home.

Therefore, 101 Great Goals' prediction for this match is Paris Saint Germain 3-1 Olympique Marseille and is available at odds of 10/1.

Alternatively, you can bet on any PSG win at 1.36/1 against Les Olympiens at home on Sunday.

Or, back any away win for Marseille at 7.5/1 here at the Parc des Princes.

You can find odds of 5.25/1 for any draw between PSG and Marseille on Sunday.

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Match Preview

The Parisians welcome Olympique Marseille to the Parc des Princes on Sunday for this Ligue 1 match known as Le Classique. This has been one of French football’s most heated rivalries ever since the late 1980s when PSG president Francis Borelli accused Marseille of fixing matches.

Paris Saint Germain come into the match still undefeated this season at home. They have picked up 12 points from a maximum of 18 from their last six Ligue 1 matches.

Les Rouge-et-Bleu absolutely demolished Clermont on the road in their last league match. Expected goals of 3.6 to 1 in favour of Paris Saint Germain indicates it was likely a fair result, albeit a somewhat flattering scoreline. Neymar and Kylian Mbappe-Lottin both bagged hat tricks here for Les Parisiens. However, it was Lionel Messi who starred as the real creative force behind the win with a hat-trick of assists. Messi now has 12 assists this season in the league for PSG. The final score of the match was 1-6.

Kylian Mbappé’s three goals mean he leapfrogs Wissam Ben Yedder to lead the Ligue 1 scoring charts by two goals with twenty. He is the 1.7/1 favourite to score against Olympique Marseille on Sunday.

Their opponent on Sunday, Olympique Marseille, come into the match on a run of four wins in a row. They have picked up 13 points from a maximum of 18 from their last six Ligue 1 matches.

Les Phocéens also won their last league match at home to Montpellier HSC. Expected goals of 2.8 to 0.5 in favour of Marseille indicates it was likely a fair result. Ahmadou Bamba Dieng opened the scoring for OM after just eight minutes. Les Olympiens were then awarded a penalty after 15 minutes which Cengiz Ünder stepped up to convert for his side to double the lead. The final score of the match was 2-0.

Cengiz Ünder now has nine goals for Marseille in Ligue 1 this season and is 4.6/1 to score against Paris Saint Germain on Sunday.

Paris Saint Germain vs Olympique Marseille: Previous Ligue 1 Meetings

72 in Total:- 30 Paris Saint Germain wins, 24 Olympique Marseille wins, 18 draws.

Paris Saint Germain team news

Leandro Paredes (Torn Groin) will be unavailable for The Parisians due to injury on Sunday.

They are likely to stick with a winning team after thumping Clermont Foot in their last league match.

Olympique Marseille team news

Injuries will rule out Arkadiusz Milik (Torn Muscle Fibre), Konrad de la Fuente (Keyhole Surgery), and Leonardo Balerdi (Shoulder Injury) for the trip to the Parc des Princes.

They are unlikely to make any changes to the side that beat Montpellier HSC in their last league outing.

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