Marseille having played 23 matches is at position 3 with 48 points in this 2017-18 France Ligue 1.
They have won 14 times, drawn 6 times and lost 3 games.
They have won 7 times, drawn 3 times and lost 1 time in their overall 11 home games played.
Marseille have a draw and four wins in their last five matches: (DWWWW)
Their last game played ended in a 2-2 home draw vs Monaco at home. The game before that They won Caen (0-2) an away game. The game before this they won Strasbourg (2-0) at home.
So far in this season they have scored 47 goals for (GF), conceded 24 goals against (GA) and have remained with a goal difference (GD) of 23 goals.
FC Metz having played 23 matches is at position 20 with 18 points in this 2017-18 France Ligue 1.
They have won 5 times, drawn 3 times and lost 15 times.
They have won 2 time, drawn 2 times and lost 7 times in their overall 11 away matches played.
Metz have three wins, one draws, and a loss in their last five matches:: (WLWDW)
Their last game played ended in a 2-1 home win vs Nice. The game before that they lost to Monaco (3-1) an Away game. The game before that they won St. Etienne (3-0) a home game.
So far in this season they have scored 20 goals for (GF), conceded 39 goals against (GA) and have remained with a goal difference (GD) of -19 goals.
Olympique Marseille vs Metz Prediction: H2H
Their total history of match ups is 27 games played with Olympique Marseille edging FC Metz with 16-8 win record. They have managed to draw 4 times.
The last 5 times these two teams met has resulted in a FC Metz winning once and Olympique Marseill winning 4 times.
The last match between them was played on Nov 29, 2017 and Marseiile got a 0-3 win in the reverse fixture
Why Olympique De Marseille will win
The should be able to use their massive home advantage to win this clash as they have lost one of their ten home league fixtures so far this season. Playing at home they will have to play wise after a motivating win in their last match played which was on away grounds.
Why FC Metz will win
Three of visitors wins this season have come in their last five matches and it shows how how much they have improved and should be a considered a dangerous sides as they so match at stake for them-they do not want to be relegated.
Olympique Marseille vs Metz Prediction
The visitors are desperate to win so as to maintain their position on the table standings but with a lot of pressure on Marseiile from both Monaco and Lyon, they can’t afford to drop points here.
Our Verdict – Home Win For Olympique Marseille