Manchester City vs Marseille Betting

Published: December 8, 2020
Author: Joe Kizlauskas
Last Updated: December 8, 2020

Manchester City are highly favored to claim a win on Wednesday, 9th at 21:00 at Etihad Stadium, but Marseille pose a threat as they arrive in very good form. The Sky Blues are the current league leaders with 13 points after 5 matches. Marseille are in 4th place on 3 points after 5 games.

It is bottom vs top and Manchester City should prove to be too strong for Marseille.

Manchester City tough to beat.

It’s been a rollercoaster couple of weeks for The Citizens with a fine win followed by a poor performance. In the last 3 matches, Manchester City destroyed Burnley by 5 goals, followed by a 0-0 draw against FC Porto in the Champions League and a powerful 2-0 win against Fulham in the last match.

With 5 wins from their last 6 matches few sides have been as awesome on home turf as The Citizens this season, and three more points look to be a given on Wednesday.

Marseille on a roll.

Marseille will be out to extend their fine run of results in the league lately. In the last 3 matches, Marseille managed to get a rather comfortable 3-1 home win to Nantes, followed by a tiny 2-1 win against Olympiacos in the Champions League and most recent a clear 2-0 win against Nimes.

Marseille go into this encounter with 3 wins in the last 6 matches on the road, thus making the upcoming fixture look like a tall order for the away side.

Manchester City vs Marseille h2h

The last time the pair played each other Manchester City came away as 3-0 winners. The two teams have only a handful of previous meetings, but Manchester City undoubtedly had the upper hands in those.

Manchester City vs Marseille stats in Champions League

Some interesting facts and streaks.

  • teamlogo Manchester City unbeaten the last 5 matches in a row;
  • teamlogo Manchester City has won in the last 4 of 5 matches;
  • teamlogo Manchester City scored in the last 23 of 25 matches;
  • teamlogo Manchester City scored the last 22 matches in a row at home.
  • teamlogo Marseille has lost the last 7 matches in a row when playing away;
  • teamlogo Marseille has lost in the last 13 of 14 matches;
  • teamlogo Marseille has lost in the last 7 of 8 matches when playing away;
  • teamlogo Marseille conceded in the last 17 of 19 matches.

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According to bookies Manchester City are favorites to win. A bet on a home win will get you odds 1.36 with Betfair. Bookies predict that Manchester City have a 73% chance of beating Marseille. If you want to bet your money on Marseille the best odds is with Bet365 at 8.50.

The bookies also believe in a match with plenty of goals. A bet with Betfair will get you odds 1.67 on over 2.5 goals. That equals a 60% chance of this match going over 2.5 goals. Should you prefer a low scoring bet your best odds lies with Betfair who pays out 2.20 for under 2.5 goals.


About Joe Kizlauskas

Joe is a seasoned iGaming copywriter and speaker who has been in the business since 2015. He's written more words on all elements of iGaming than he likes to remember, and he's contributed material to a number of well-known brands. Joe may be seen playing 5 a side, at the gym or playing games on his Playstation when he is not writing.