Week five of Ligue 1 continues on Sunday as league leaders Marseille take to the road to face AS Nancy at 3pm. With favorable odds for Olympique, you could cash in well.Not too many people expected Olympique de Marseille to compete with the likes of Lyon and Paris St. Germain this year in Ligue 1, particularly after its tenth place showing last year, but after the first month of the season it is Les Phocéens who sit atop of the French standings.
They are undefeated so far with four straight wins and have only conceded a single goal so far, the lowest in the league. They haven’t played since September second when they defeated Stade Rennes at home 3-1.
Although they’ve only played two games on the road this year, Marseille has looked very strong having grinded out a pair of 1-0 wins including a victory over last year’s surprise champions Montpellier. A win today would mark the first time in team history that Marseille have won its opening five matches.
It’s also important to note that Marseille have beaten Nancy in seven straight games including four away wins. Marseille can be had at 2.20 right now at Labdrokes.com
Nancy were soundly beaten 3-0 by Lorient last week and have not won since matchday one back on August 12th. They are currently in 15th position with four points. A home win here would pay out 3.50 while the draw is at 3.10.
With both teams only producing two goals or under on average on their opening four games, you would think that the Under would be recommended however in the last four games Stade Marcel Picot, there has been at least 3 goals scored, so take a look at the Over 2.0/2.5 at 2.10.
If Marseille are able to squeeze out another 1-0 win on the road that would pay out 6.50 in the Correct Score market.
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