Marseille, after securing back-to-back victories against AEK Athens, leads Group B of the Europa League. Despite their struggle in Ligue 1, they remain formidable at the Stade Velodrome, unbeaten in their last six home games across all competitions. A win against Ajax will ensure their spot in the Europa League knockout rounds.
Their away record has been disappointing, but they have managed wins in their last two visits to France.
Marseille: They will miss Valentin Rongier due to injury and Pape Gueye due to suspension. Key players include Jonathan Clauss and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
Ajax: Branco van den Boomen is sidelined with a knee injury. Others like Brian Brobbey and Josip Sutalo are doubtful.
Marseille vs Ajax Predictions
Considering both teams' recent form and Marseille's strong home record, a 2-1 victory for Marseille seems likely.
Marseille to win.
Under 2.5 goals in the match.
Marseille to keep a clean sheet.
Marseille: Lopez; Clauss, Mbemba, Balerdi, Lodi; Veretout, Kondogbia; Ndiaye, Harit, Sarr; Aubameyang.
Ajax: Ramaj; Rensch, Sutalo, Hato, Sosa; Tahirovic, Taylor; Berghuis, Hlynsson, Bergwijn; Akpom.
Time and Where to Watch in Nigeria:
The match kicks off at 9 PM WAT and will be broadcast live in Nigeria on SuperSport. Alternatively, Nigerian fans can stream the game live on .
This encounter between Marseille and Ajax promises to be a thrilling one, with both teams eager to make a mark in the Europa League. Tune in to witness what could be a crucial match for both sides!