«Bordeaux» — «Marseille» prediction by Tony Okafor
The December 8th first leg match between Olympique Marseille and Bordeaux which Marseille played Host ended in a scoreline of 3:1 to the favour of Marseille after a 1:0 first half defeat to Bordeaux in the match. Therefore, this Sunday return match is expected to also end to the favour of Olympique Marseille which has remained resolute to maintain their current position in the French Ligue 1.
Marseille is currently 2nd in the French Ligue 1 having played a total of 21 games from 42 points winning 12, Drawing 6 and losing just 3 matches. Bordeaux on the other hand is currently 10th from 21 matches with 8 winnings,8 Losses and 5 Draws showing a significant position difference of 9 in position place and 13 in points difference.
Marseille has 10 points difference below the current Ligue 1 leaders PSG which is very significant and requires a very hard work to meet up or surpass PSG and also just two points difference from the current 3rd position club Rennes and any loss in point might result to a displacement in position.
Therefore, it is very certain that this is a must win for Marseille.