Marseille – Basel Free Betting Tips
Marseille were relegated from the Europa League. They faced Qarabag in the intermediate round of the Conference League. They won the first leg 3:1 and the second leg 0:3. In the Europa League, they managed a draw at home against Gala (0-0), a draw against Lazio Roma (2-2) and against Lok. In Moscow, they won 1-0. However, they have lost their last two home games, a 1-0 defeat to Monaco and a 2-0 loss to Clermont Foot in Ligue 1.
Although Basel have several absentees, coach Jorge Sampaoli can count on his entire squad. They are in third place in Ligue 1 with 47 points after 27 games, with 5 wins, 5 draws and 4 home defeats. Ham have scored 22 times and conceded 16 goals.
Away from home, they have 8 wins and 3 draws. They have been defeated 2 times. The away goal balance is 17:9. Marseille often played in the Champions League, which they won in 1992/93. In Europa League they played several times, in 2017/18 they were eliminated in the final.
Basel remained almost flawless in the Conference League standings. They conceded only 3 goals and were defeated only once, once on penalties. In the group stage they managed 2 draws and won 4 matches. Away from home, they drew 0-0 with Qarabag, 1-1 with Omonia Nicosia and won 2-3 against Karat Almaty.
New coach Guillermo Abascal will probably have to do without 5 players against Marseille. Among them are defenders Andrea Padula, Raoul Petretta, Andy Pelmard and Albian Hajdari. Midfielder Emmanuel Essiam is also absent. The absence of Petretta and Pelmard could be painful.
Abascal was hired as temporary coach on February 21, 2022. The 32-year-old Spaniard has played only 4 games as Patrick Rahmen’s co-coach and has been interim coach for 3 games. Of those, they won 1 match, drew 1 and were defeated 1 time. The goal difference is 6:6.
MARSEILLE TO WIN – Odds: 2.00
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