Lazio – Marseille SOCCER PICKS
Lazio and Olympique Marseille meet at Stadio Olimpico, in a match for this phase of the UEFA Europa League (Group Stage).
The home team is currently in the 2 rd position, with 6 points won, after 2 wins and 1 loss. In the penultimate match, they lost in an away match against Eintracht Frankfurt, by (4-1). In the last match, they won in an away match against Olympique Marseille, by (1-3). The team comes to this match after a home win against SPAL by (4-1). In the last 10 home matches for all competitions, Lazio won 7 and lost 3. The team has conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for the opponent, so his defense needs to improve, but his attack has scored regularly , since they scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches. In 15 games, he never got the comeback in the 5 games in which he suffered the first goal.
So far, Lazio has been showing good football within the four lines, which gives the right to be within the qualifying zone for the next phase. For the fact of playing against their fans in this next round, the Lazio team hopes to enter the field quite motivated and thus guarantee three more points in the championship. In the last round, Lazio scored an excellent away win against Olympique de Marseille, by 3×1. The coach must go with maximum force for this game, because he wants to guarantee the three points and confirm his classification.
The away team is currently in the 3 rd position, with 1 point won, after 1 draw and 2 losses. In the penultimate match, they tied in an away match against Apollon, by (2-2). In the last match, they lost in a home match against Lazio, by (1-3). The team comes to this match after a defeat away with Montpellier by (3-0). In the last 10 away matches Olympique Marseille has won 2, tied 3 and lost 5. The team has conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 matches, so their defense needs to improve, but their attack He has scored regularly, since he scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches. There is a tendency for goals in their away matches, since 28 of the last 31 matches have ended with Over 1,5 goals. In 15 games, they only had 1 comeback in the 8 games in which they suffered the first goal. There is 1 period that stands out in the last 8 away matches for all competitions: they have suffered 6 of their 17 goals between minutes (61′-75 ‘).
Olympique de Marseille needs a lot of recovery in the competition, so it is essential to score points in this next match, despite playing away from their fans. The mission of Olympique de Marseille will not be easy and that is why the visiting team has been working hard in training, to try to enter the field and give their best. The team comes from a defeat at home against this same opponent, by the 3×1 score. The visiting coach must not have significant absences for this duel.