• Marseille have lost only one of their last 11 league games against St Etienne (6 wins, 4 draws).
  • The last four league encounters between Marseille and St Etienne have only produced three goals.
  • St Etienne are winless in their last 19 top-flight trips to Marseille (3 draws, 16 defeats). Their last win dates back to August 1979.
  • St Etienne have never scored more than one goal in their last 10 league trips to Marseille.
  • Marseille are winless in their last three league games (2 draws, 1 defeat), their worst run since February).
  • Marseille have only lost one of their last 10 home league games (7 wins, 2 draws).
  • Mathieu Valbuena has scored three league goals against St Etienne, his favourite opponent alongside Lorient.
  • Romain Hamouma is directly involved in five of St Etienne’s eight league goals this season (3 goals, 2 assists).
  • St Etienne have only won 27% of their league games without Brandao since last season (4 out of 15) as opposed to 55% when he was on the pitch (16 out of 29).
  • Marseille’s eight league goals this season have been scored by the trio Gignac (3), Payet (3), Lucas Mendes (2).