Your comprehensive guide to the Paris Saint-Germain match today against Marseille in the French League 2022

Today, the Matchday 25 of 38 of the Ligue 1 season begins for the current season 2023/2022, and we highlight specifically the match between Paris Saint-Germain against Marseille, which we will show you a comprehensive guide to in the coming lines.

Today Match: Paris Saint-Germain and Marseille Prediction 

Le Classique measures up to prepare for battle with far more than simply bragging legal rights on the line, as Marseille welcome Paris Saint-Germain to the Orange Velodrome for Sunday's heading act in Ligue 1.

The two bitter competitors inhabit very first as well as second area in the top-flight rankings ahead of this weekend break's finale, where Igor Tudor's men could move to within just 2 factors of the champs.

Having currently denied PSG a shot at glory in the Sports car de France this month, there need to be no shreds of uneasiness from Tudor's goal-happy Marseille plant, whose respected propensities were needed to see off an inspired Toulouse side last weekend break.

Thijs Dallinga took just three minutes to discharge home the opener for Toulouse prior to Chancel Mbemba, Cengiz Under and goalscoring full-back Nuno Tavares turned the game on its head, however Marseille still needed to survive a late scare when Ado Onaiwu reduced the deficit with three mins continuing to be.

Subsequently, Les Olympiens stay on the coat-tails of PSG in second area in the table - five points even worse off than the champs - however Monaco as well as Lens are both within touching range of Tudor's side and also can upset the apple cart if outcomes go their way this weekend break.

Consigning their irregular type in the direction of completion of 2022 to background, Marseille have 9 success to yell around from 11 video games in all competitors in 2023 - accumulating a league-high 29 factors when driving - however the bulk of their recent slip-ups have actually begun their very own patch.

Certainly, Marseille have actually only won three of their last 8 home contests in Ligue 1 and have actually maintained just 2 clean sheets at the Orange Velodrome all season long, so a boosting phenomenon should get on the menu against a PSG side whose protective document likewise leaves a great deal to be preferred.

Fatality, taxes, and Lionel Messi racking up a last-gasp free kick to save his supervisor's bacon. Christophe Galtier's PSG were seemingly on program for a simple gain Lille last Sunday thanks to early goals from Kylian Mbappe and also Neymar, yet Bafode Diakite, Jonathan David and Jonathan Bamba silenced the Parc des Princes in the hr that complied with.

Football consultant Luis Campos took his job title rather literally - boiling down to the touchline to bark instructions alongside Galtier - who saw Mbappe degree matters in the 87th min before a free kick in Messi territory was aligned in the 5th minute of added time, and also the script was complied with to a tee.

The 35-year-old's effort cannoned in off the blog post to acquire Galtier a little bit more time in the hotseat, with the ex-Lille employer managing to snap a three-game losing run and keeping his side's five-point lead up, yet there are still couple of factors for optimism offered the manner of their recent efficiencies.

Now without a tidy sheet in seven successive games in all events, PSG's last two road matches versus Marseille and also Monaco have actually ended in defeat, as well as the champs have only ruined Montpellier HSC on their trips in the organization because the turn of the year.

As discussed, Marseille sent PSG packing 2-1 in the Sports car de France earlier this month, and Les Olympiens can currently tape-record back-to-back wins over the champs for the very first time in the Qatar Sports Investment (QSI) era, which can just increase the trigger-happy board's pursuit of a Galtier successor.

The Marseille treatment room will hold Amine Harit for numerous a lot more months as he recuperates from his severe knee injury, as well as Tudor is additionally without centre-back Samuel Gigot, who continues to be in a protective boot due to an ankle injury.

Gigot is not the only Olympiens centre-back who will see Le Classique from the sidelines, as Chancel Mbemba should offer a suspension, so Eric Bailly ought to go back to connect arms with Sead Kolasinac and Leonardo Balerdi.

Ruslan Malinovskyi came off the bench for Azzedine Ounahi at half time versus Toulouse and played a significant duty in Mbemba's objective, which should certainly lead for a recall for the Ukrainian playmaker in an or else resolved team.

As for PSG, Galtier's injury dilemma had begun to alleviate prior to the check out of Lille, yet Neymar as well as Nuno Mendes were both casualties of that seven-goal thriller, with the former coming off on a cot with a sprained ankle that must rule him out for as much as 4 weeks - routine injury sufferer Renato Sanches (hamstring) invites him back to the medical bay.

Mendes's knock to the knee is not believed to be as serious, but Juan Bernat may be required to enter the left-back spot, as well as on 2 brighter protective notes, Marquinhos and Nordi Mukiele are now back completely training.

Achraf Hakimi is still a question, though, and there have actually been ideas that 16-year-old Warren Zaire-Emery could be trialled in a right-back area as a last resource, yet Mukiele will do every little thing in his power to show his fitness to Galtier, that has actually been ill himself today.

Marseille feasible starting schedule:
Lopez; Bailly, Balerdi, Colacinac; Clauss, Rongier, Veretout, Tavares; Under, Malinovsky; Sanchez

Paris Saint-Germain feasible beginning lineup:
Donnarumma; Mukiele, Marquinhos, Ramos, Bernat; Verratti, Danilo, Vitinha; Messi; Mbappe, Ekitike

We claim: Marseille 2-1 Paris Saint-Germain
Had actually Neymar been offered for this encounter, PSG would certainly have felt great of coming away from hostile area with at least a factor, but the Brazilian's lack coupled with ongoing problems over Hakimi's physical fitness implies that an additional miserable away day could be on the cards for Les Parisiens.

Galtier can not solve the champions' defensive imperfections overnight, and while Marseille have actually been much from ideal on their own patch, Tudor's team have a taste for goals and also could post a carbon copy of their Sports car de France sway PSG to blow the title race wide open.

Event details:

NAME: Olympique de Marseille - Paris Saint-Germain
DATE: 26 Feb 2023
TIME: 19:45 UTC
VENUE: Orange Velodrome, Marseille, France

What channels will broadcast the match between Paris Saint-Germain and Marseille?

  Azam Sports 3 HD
  beIN Connect MENA 📺
  beIN Sports MENA 2 HD
  beIN Sports MENA English 1 HD
  beIN Sports MENA Premium 1 HD
  Blue Sport 1 HD
  Blue Sport 3 HD
  BT Sport 3 HD
  Diema Sport 2 HD
  Eleven Sports 1 Portugal HD