Braga VS Marseille ( BETTING TIPS, Match Preview & Expert Analysis )
PREVIEW & TIPS FOR Braga vs Marseille
Braga and Olympique de Marseille play at the Braga Municipal Stadium in a Europa League second-round match (16 round of 32) after a 3-0 win at home to Olympique de Marseille . The history of recent direct clashes is favorable to the visiting team, which has 2 wins and 1 loss in the last 3 games. In this match the home factor may play an important role, since Braga presents significant differences in the results achieved at home and as a visitor.
Braga Team News
The home team arrive in this second hand with a 3-goal deficit and the disadvantage of not having scored in the first leg. This is a stronger team when you play in your stadium, because in the last 30 games you have 6 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses as a visitor; against 11 wins, 1 draw and 3 losses in his stadium. The team arrives at this meeting after a victory away with Vitoria de Guimarães by (0-5). In the last five games he played at home in the Europa League, Braga won 4 and lost 1. The team has not been very strong defensively, as they have always conceded goals in the last 10 games, but their attack has scored regularly, in 8 of the last 10 games in this competition. In their matches there is a tendency for goals, since in 21 of their last 23 home matches there were more than 1.5 goals and in 17 of the last 23 there were more than 2.5 goals. In 11 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 8 times but managed to turn the score in 4.
Braga vs Marseille Stats
Braga is experiencing a somewhat irregular moment in the season, considering that he has alternated between victories and defeats, without being able to establish a good sequence of positive results. However, in their last clash for the Portuguese Championship the team showed a lot of superiority and thrashed Vitoria de Guimarães away from home by 0x5, with emphasis on Esgaio, who gave two assists and scored a goal. However, the team have a very difficult mission for the Europa League, having been thrashed in the first leg at the home of Olympique de Marseille, and did not score a goal, which makes their situation even more difficult. Of the clubs that have qualified in the leadership of their groups, Braga have the lowest balance of goals, thus showing that their defense has not been performing satisfactorily, which was clear in the first match against the French. The 4-4-2 should be the training used in that duel, which will have the presence of defender Raúl Silva among the initial eleven, after having completed suspension.
Marseille Team News
The visiting team arrives in this second hand with a 3-goal lead but has conceded 0 home goals in the first leg. This is a team that maintains the income when it plays outside its stadium, because in the last 30 games it registers 7 wins, 6 draws and 2 losses as a visitor; against 11 wins and 4 draws in his stadium. The team arrives in this match after a home win with Bordeaux by (1-0). In the last five matches he played outside the Europa League, Olympique de Marseille drew 3 and lost 2.
For this competition, you do not win as a visitor for 5 games. In 11 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 5 times and only got 1 turn on the scoreboard.
Olympique de Marseille have been performing well throughout this season as they have been undefeated for twelve games and now come from two straight wins. The last of them took place at home, in game valid for the French Championship, where it occupies the 3rd position. At the time, the team was far superior to the opponent in terms of possession and finalizations, but managed only a narrow victory by the minimum score against Bordeaux. Already in the Europa League the team goes into the field very optimistic, having managed to build a wide advantage at home, and now only need to manage the result, even losing by two goals difference. For this duel, it is likely that coach Garcia set the team in the 4-2-3-1, but with some changes between the initial eleven, since it does not need full strength to seek the classification.
Braga vs Marseille Predictions
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