Arsenal and Olympique Marseille will meet tonight starting at 21:45 in a match of the 5th round of the group F Champions League. In the tour match Londoners have won away 2-1.
Arsenal is the leader of this group, being on equal points with Napoli. Londoners have accumulated nine points before being defeated only by Borussia Dortmund home. Gunners ,, “going through a very good shape and in the national championship, where are the leaders with four points ahead of main pursuers. Arsene Wenger’s band won in 15 of the last 19 official matches he has played in. Arsenal did not get naked in five of the last seven matches in this competition. the last six games of Londoners ended with under 2.5 goals scored. Sanogo, Abou Diaby, Podolski and Oxlade-Chamberlain are injured further, but the good news is as Theo Walcott has recovered after suffered medical problems. also Mikel Arteta is uncertain ahead of today’s confrontation.
Marseille is the worst band in this group, failing to win any point up to now. OM has already received an average of two goals per meeting in the Champions League, scoring only four goals in as many matches. Guests today’s meeting but have won the last two matches of the championship, climbing in Ligue 1 to fourth. Five of the last six games starring French official ended with over 2.5 goals scored. Marseille lost the last seven games in which he played in the Champions League, cashing at least two goals in each of these seven failures. OM will be absent in order to compare today Fanni, Payet and Andre Ayew are injured. Lucas Mendes was rebuilt but the ankle injury suffered.