Marseille?

vs?

ACAjaccio

MatchDate:04April2014(local)

MatchVenue:StadeVélodrome

(Featuredimage:Marseille|Source:Squawka)

AlthoughMarseillearestillwithoutawininfivestraightweeks,theystillmanagedtopickupapointastheypreventedstrugglingSochauxofobtainingavitalwinandheldtheminadraw。

DefenderStoppilaSunzuputSochauxintheleadbeforethehalf-hourandtherelegationcandidatesseemedtobeoncoursetotheirseventhleaguewinoftheseasonuntilMarseille’sNicolasN’Koulouralliedlateintothematch’slastminuteandrenderedthescoringlevelat1-1。

Thepointobtained,despitebeingonlyafractionofthespoils,wasimportantenoughforLesPhocéensasithelpedthemremainwithinthetable’stopsix。

Inspiteoftheirzealousattemptofaddingafourthleaguewinintotheirform,AjacciostillendedupbatteredinfrustrationaftertheyonlyforcedadrawagainstToulouse。

Thesideshowedbriskcreativityinthematch’sfirst34minutesasRicardoFatyandMehdiMostefatookchargebyscoringonegoalapiece。

ButtheToulouseoppositionwerekeentoretaliatewhichforcedIssiagaSyllaandClementChantometofireequalizers。

Asaresult,thematchendedwithbothofthesquadsdroppingtwopoints。

ThisdidnothelpL’oursclimbabovethetable’sfoot。

Footballbettingtip:Marseillecouldpotentiallycontroltheexchangesintheopposition’shalf。

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ParisSaint-Germain?

vs?

StadedeReims

MatchDate:05April2014(local)

MatchVenue:ParcdesPrinces

PSGarestillreigningsupremeatoptheLigue1tableaftersecuringthevictoryoverNice。

Thetriumph,however,wasnotthespectacleonewouldwishorexpectfromachampionshipfavoriteasitseemedlikeabrushofluckratherthanskill。

LaurentBlanc’smencreatedabulkyamountofscoringchancesbutnoneoftheseweresuccessfullyconverted。

WhatmadethemtherecipientsofthethreepointswasanowngoalfromTimotheeKolodziejczak。

Ifitwasnotforit,theirsix-weekconsecutivevictorywouldhavebeenaxed。

Theycurrentlyhavea13-pointadvantageoversecondplacersMonacoandareexpectedtoremaininthesummitforthenextfourmatchweeks。

Althoughrankingwithinthetophalf,Reimsarebeingplaguedbyacertaindegreeofinconsistency。

ThesidehaveyettoearnavictoryinfourweeksaftertheyonlypickeduponepointfromtheirbrawlagainstLorient。

With45pointsundertheirbelt,theyarestillmilesawayfromplummetingintotherelegationzonebuttheirincreasinglyunappealingformmightcausethemsometroublesandhaltanychanceatachievingatleastaEuropaLeagueappearance。