February 2, 2018
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MAR vs MET Ligue 1 Match Prediction-Team News

By Himanshu Sharma

Marseille vs Metz

Ligue 1, France

Third in the Ligue 1 table, Marseille take on the Metz tonight at the Stade Velodrome. Marseille would be hoping to add 3 points to the tally and get ahead of Lyon who are at second in the France Ligue 1 standings. Metz, on the other hand, are reeling at the bottom of the table.

Match Details:

When: February 03, 01:15 AM

Where: Stade Velodrome

MAR vs MET Head-to-Head:

(Last 6 meetings)

Marseille: 5, Metz: 1

MAR vs MET Form:

(recent first, all competitions)

Marseille: D W W W W W

Metz: W W L W D W

MAR vs MET Team News:


  • Jordan Amavi can make a comeback in the fixture, although he is unlikely to start.
  • Lucas Ocampos is a doubtful starter after picking an injury in the Saturday’s clash.
  • If Ocampos is not fit, Clinton N’Jie can start in the wing, while Dimitri Payet might play in a wider position.


  • Ballíu can play for Rivierez at right-back position.
  • Farid Boulaya is unlikely to start, but can come on later in the match.
  • After a strong performance in the last fixture, Florent Mollet is likely to start again.

MAR vs MET Probable XI:


Mandanda, Sakai, Rolando, Rami, Sarr, Gustavo, Anguissa, Payet, Sanson, Thauvin and Germain


Kawashima, Palmieri, Niakhate, Diagne, Rivierez, Roux, Milicevic, Mandjeck, Cohade, Mollet and Rivière

Key Players:


Thauvin, Payet and Gustavo

Most goals: Thauvin (10)

Most assists: Thauvin (9)


Cohade, Roux and Rivière

Most goals: Roux (9)

Most assists: Dossevi (5)

Expected Winner:

Marseille have won 5 of their last 6 fixtures. We reckon an comfortable win for Marseille against worn-out Metz.

Note: This MAR vs MET match preview is based on our research and news sourced from various sources. You can select your own playing XI basis the team news.

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Himanshu Sharma

I spend my time watching and talking cricket. In my spare time, I YouTube cricket classics. That doesn't mean, I know much about the game.

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