In this upcoming fixture of the Ligue 1 will see Marseille, the home team taking on the visiting team Strasbourg in their home ground at Stade Velodrome, France. The home team is currently ranked 4th on the Ligue 1 points table with 41 points managed from 12 wins and five draws. Their opponent, Strasbourg has secured the 11th spot on the points table with 24 points managed from six wins and six draws.
The home team hasn’t lost their last four matches so they would try to make it the fifth time in a row after this match as well and they have been the victors every time of the last eight head to head encounters with Strasbourg.
League- Coupe De La Ligue 2017-2018
Venue- Stade Velodrome, France
Date and Time- 11:30 PM IST on Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Last six performances of both teams in the French League 2017-18:
STS – D, W, W, W, L, L
MAR – W, D, W, L, W, W
Oukidija (GK), Seka, Mangane, Kone, Lala, Martin, Grimm, Goncalves, Bahoken, Saadi, Costa
Mandanda (GK), Bedimo, Abdennour, Rami, Sakai, Anguissa, Gustavo, N’Jie, Lopez, Thauvin, Germain
Marseille will start this game as favorites in their home ground and statistically, they are the better team in this fixture and this win would also make them a tough contender for the league leaders. Strasbourg would try to do everything they can to win this match but that wouldn’t be enough to bag the three points from this game.
We are providing you the STS Vs MAR football match preview based on our research and understanding. Please choose your own probable playing 11 as these matches are quite risky to predict who will play and who will not get the chance to play.