• Marseille have won eight of their last 10 competitive games against Bastia (D1, L1).
  • Bastia are unbeaten in their last five home league games (W2, D3).
  • Marseille are unbeaten in their last eight league games (W4, D4).
  • Marseille have only won once in their last eight away league games (D5, L2).
  • Marseille have failed to keep a clean sheet in their last 14 away league games; the longest current run.
  • André-Pierre Gignac has been involved in four of Marseille’s last five goals against Bastia in Ligue 1 (3 goals, 1 assist).
  • Romain Alessandrini has scored three goals in four league games against Bastia; more than against any other team.
  • Along with Laurent Blanc (PSG), René Girard (Lille), Willy Sagnol (Bordeaux) and Patrice Garande (Caen), Claude Makelele is amongst the five current Ligue 1 managers to have played for France.