Here is the latest form and team news for Marseille and Nice:
With 6 wins, 3 losses, and 1 loss in their last 10 matches in all competitions, Marseille are in good form going into this match. They have a slender 2-1 advantage over Basel, who they face in midweek before Nice during the weekend. They sit 2nd in the league, with 50 points from 28 games, recording 14 wins, 8 draws, and 6 losses.
Marseille have performed rather poorly at home this season, winning 5, drawing 5, and losing 4 of their 14 home matches. They have scored 43 goals and conceded 26. Nine of those goals have come from star forward Dimitri Payet, who has also contributed 9 assists.
For their team news, Marseille will be without the influential Payet, who is out with a muscle injury.
OGC Nice have recovered from their loss to Lyon in February, winning 3 and drawing 2 of their last 5 matches in all competitions. They are level on points with Marseille, having recorded 15 wins, 6 draws, and 7 losses in 28 matches this season.
Nice have produced some high profile wins this season, notably defeating PSG a few weeks ago, and will hope to repeat the feat away at Marseille. They have scored fewer goals than their rivals, however, with 38 goals scored and 21 conceded. Amine Gouiri, with 10 goals and 7 assists, has been their standout performer this season.
For injuries, suspensions, and absences, Nice have all players in their Ligue 1 squad available for selection ahead of their crunch clash with Marseille.