Olympique Marseille will be playing against Lokomotiv Moskva in a Europa League football match scheduled to take place on December 09th, 2021, Thursday, in Marseille, check the Olympique Marseille vs Lokomotiv Moskva betting tip and prediction to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Olympique Marseille vs Lokomotiv Moskva will occur
The game is set to be played in the well-known Orange Vélodrome stadium, in the city of Marseille, with a capacity for 67000 spectators, who hope to help the team to surprise in this match.
Where to follow the live game
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Introduction to the Olympique Marseille vs Lokomotiv Moskva betting tip 2021/2022
The Europa League competition is in the Group Stage.
Olympique Marseille come from a defeat in the last match. The game against Brest, valid for the Ligue 1, ended with a 1-2. The team coached by J. Sampaoli Moya entered the field in the last match with a 3-2-4-1 formation.
The team’s defensive line was far from their best in the contest. Álvaro González had a terrible performance, failed at crucial moments, and became one of the leading players responsible for the negative result.
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives at this match after a defeat in the last round. In a dispute valid for Premier League, Lokomotiv Moskva, who used a 4-4-2 formation, faced the Ural team with a final score of 0-1.
The team’s defensive line was far from their best in the contest. Tin Jedvaj had a terrible performance, failed at crucial moments, and became one of the leading players responsible for the negative result.
Last time a draw between these teams, what to expect now?
At this point in the tournament, the Group E has a scenario that places Galatasaray as the leader with Lazio right behind, Olympique Marseille in the third position, and Lokomotiv Moskva as the last place. The only dispute left is for Group E leadership, which will be defined in this round.
These teams played last against each other in a highly contested Europa League game during the 2021/2022 season ending in a 1-1 draw.
Being in 3rd place in Group E of the Europa League, Olympique Marseille comes to this match with four points, accumulating 1 loss in total and no wins, in addition to a total of 4 draws.
Olympique Marseille team aims to return to the Europa League final. Although he has not yet won the competition title, the team already had 3 appearances in the decisive phase of Europe’s second main club competition.
Olympique Marseille analysis
The average shooting on goal for the Olympique Marseille team in the league is not the best. There are only 4.4 per game. This turns out to be another good indication that the team does not usually score many goals or give much work to the opposing goalkeepers.
The Olympique Marseille team, knowing that teams with ball possession above 50% typically have some control over the opponents, usually tries to control the game with an average ball possession of 63.8%.
Olympique Marseille is a more offensive team than Lokomotiv Moskva, having 629 attacks vs. 467 from Lokomotiv Moskva, having scored 5 times, in comparison, Lokomotiv Moskva converted into goal twice.
Olympique Marseille’s featured Player
Even though the team is not one of the leading names in the championship, Dimitri Payet has attracted attention. With impressive performances, his a key player in the Olympique Marseille squad.
If we want to highlight a player in the team’s offensive sector until this competition stage, we have to name Arkadiusz Milik. Olympique Marseille owes some of their triumphs to the Attacker who scored 3 goals in this season.
Lokomotiv Moskva comes into this game with 2 points, and in 4th place in Group E of the Europa League, having won 0 games in total, having lost 3 games, plus a total of 2 draws.
Lokomotiv Moskva analysis
Team with a low scoring efficiency, the average goals scored do not exceed 0.4 per game. With a low score efficiency and playing away from home, this could be decisive for a bad result.
Lokomotiv Moskva’s featured player
Even though the team is not one of the leading names in the championship, Fedor Smolov has attracted attention. With impressive performances, his a key player in the Lokomotiv Moskva squad.
Now a few markets where you can get some return from your bets:
Score market betting suggestions
Between 75-90 minutes is a good time to bet as some study have shown this to be the time where most goals occur.
Taking into consideration that Lokomotiv Moskva suffers an average of 0.5 goal per match when playing away, we should consider the under 2.5 betting market, especially because this team usually does not suffer goals when playing out of their stadium.
Cards market betting suggestions
On the Lokomotiv Moskva side, we know that it is a more aggressive team having received the red card once this season, very different from Olympique Marseille who saw no red card. Both the red and yellow cards market can be a good bet.
Corners market betting suggestions
A good thing to note for those wanting to get sports betting results is that there is an average of 5 corners per game.
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