Olympique Lyon vs. Olympique Marseille Preview, Tips and Odds

Olympique Lyon vs. Olympique Marseille is the Ligue 1’s derby this round. Two teams that play attractive and attacking football will face each other in a direct clash for a Champions League spot. Despite it is too early, every point will matter for both teams at the end of the season.

Lyon have the host advantage while Marseille played the Europa League Final last season. This is expected to be the most entertaining match from the top 5 leagues this weekend.

Olympique Lyon vs. Olympique Marseille Odds

Lyon is the bookmakers’ favourite, priced at 2.15 to win. However, this is not the best bet you can make and any of the three endings of the match are possible. Both teams have proven to score much and take advantage of every mistake their opponents make. Despite the low price, both teams to score is the best bet here.

Olympique Lyon vs. Olympique Marseille both teams to score – 1.50

Olympique Lyon vs. Olympique Marseille Head to Head

Marseille have not manage to keep a clean sheet in 4 successive games against Lyon.

Both teams scored in 8 of the past 10 Marseille’s matches.

Lyon have not managed to keep a clean sheet in 3 successive games.

Lyon have won their last 3 matches against Marseille and have not lost to them 31 out of 36 matches.

Olympique Lyon vs. Olympique Marseille News

Both teams will have almost full squads available, which will make the game even more entertaining and explosive.

Amine Gouiri, Bertrand Traore, and Fernando Marcal are set to miss the game for Lyon.

Steve Mandanda will be missing for Marseille, while it is not sure whether Rolando will be fully fit for the tie.

Despite fans have not seen many goals in Lyon’s recent matches, it is expected the team to be extra motivated versus their rival Marseille. On the other hand, Marseille score over 2 goals on average in their away games.

Olympique Lyon vs. Olympique Marseille Predictions

An explosive match with a lot of shoots for both teams. Over 2.5 goals in the match looks very possible and so does the draw. Having in mind the statistics, the Asian Handicap can offer some valuable bets too.

Olympique Lyon vs. Olympique Marseille over 2.5 goals in match – 1.57
Olympique Lyon vs. Olympique Marseille draw and over 2.5 goals in match – 8.50
Olympique Lyon vs. Olympique Marseille 0.0-0.5 win for Lyon – 1.880

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