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February 28, 2018
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MAR vs PSG French Cup quarterfinal Football Match Prediction-Fantasy Team News

By Himanshu Sharma @boringcricket

Paris Saint-Germain vs Marseille

Quarterfinal, Coupe de France

Neymar-less Paris Saint-Germain lock horns against Marseille in the French Cup quarterfinal clash at Parc des Princes. This is second meeting of the two sides in the space of three days.

Kick-off: March 01, 01:15 AM IST

Where: Parc des Princes

MAR vs PSG Head-to-Head:

(Last 6 meetings)

Marseille: 0, Paris Saint-Germain: 4, Draw: 2

Marseille Team News:

  • Having missed the action for two weeks, Steve Mandanda can be involved here.
  • Bouna Sarr is likely to come into the XI in the absence of Jordan Amavi, to allow Hiroki Sakai play at left-back position.
  • Lucas Ocampos could lose his place after dismal outing on Sunday, Morgan Sanson could be included.

Form (recent first, all competitions): L L W W D W

Probable XI: Pelé, Sakai, Rolando, Rami, Sarr, Gustavo, Anguissa, Payet, Sanson, Thauvin, Germain

Key players: Germain, Thauvin, Payet

Paris Saint-Germain Team News:

  • Neymar is sidelined for up to two months. Ángel Di María is likely to play in his position while Mbappé will move to the left.
  • Marquinhos is another injured player in PSG squad who will be replaced by Presnel Kimpembe.
  • Dani Alves is suspended for the fixture. Thomas Meunier is expected to come in for him.
  • Kevin Trapp will keep goal, as he has throughout this competition.
  • Marco Verratti has regained fitness after missing out at the weekend clash.

Form (recent first, all competitions): W W L W W W

Probable XI: Trapp, Yuri, Kimpembe, Silva, Meunier, Draxler, Motta, Verratti, Mbappé, Cavani, María

Key players: Cavan, Mbappé, María

India Fantasy Prediction:

Even without Neymar, PSG look too strong for their opponent. They have their eyes on yet another domestic treble, for which they would come hard at the visitors.

Note: This MAR vs PSG match preview is based on our research and news sourced from various sources. You can select your own playing XI basis the team news.

MAR vs PSG Fantasy Team:

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Himanshu Sharma @boringcricket

I chirp from the slips cordon, warm bench on football pitch and take part in social media banter.