Marseille – Leipzig Europa League
Both teams can still believe in their chances of qualification. No benefit in terms of motivation
State of form
Despite many situations, OM failed to score a goal on the pitch in Leipzig in the first leg (0-1). This result puts the Phoceans unfavorable ballot before arguing the return. Held in check at home by Montpellier Sunday night (0-0), teammates Morgan Sanson are ironed 4th in the standings in Ligue 1, tied for points with OL, 3rd.
Knowing the importance of keeping his clean sheet at home in these confrontations, Leipzig had a good operation in the first leg (1-0). The German squad was quite happy with this result as Rudy Garcia’s men created beautiful situations to score. In the Bundesliga, Emil Forsberg’s partners are currently 5th in the standings, but they have just taken a huge slap at home Monday night, at the Leverkusen (1-4) reception, without having turned his squad
The staff for Marseille – Leipzig:
Absent for 3 weeks, OM finally recover his top scorer Thauvin, but remains deprived of his goalkeeper Mandanda and his hinge holder Rami-Rolando (injured). As in recent games, Luiz Gustavo should go down a notch, to play alongside the young and promising Kamara in central defense.
Leipzig is deprived of potential holders Halstenberg and Laimer, and of the young English prospect Lookman (wounded). A time announced uncertain this week, the essential Keita and Werner should be able to start.
Probable compositions for Marseille – Leipzig:
Marseille: Pelé – Sarr, Luiz Gustavo, Kamara, Sakai – Zambo Anguissa, Sanson – Thauvin, Payet, Ocampos – Mitroglou.
Leipzig: Gulacsi – Klostermann, Orban, Upamecano, Bernardo – Sabitzer, Keita, Kampl, Forsberg – Werner, Augustine
Marseille – Leipzig Prediction
Pushed by a Stade Vélodrome in merger, OM is able to reverse the situation against Leipzig on Thursday. Victory of OM
Prediction Today: Payet scorer