24/02/13 – Paris Saint-Germain vs Marseille (Ligue 1)

Paris Saint-Germain vs MarseilleCarlo Ancelotti has seemingly adopted a 4-2-2-2 shape at Paris Saint-Germain to include Lucas Moura as an extra playmaker alongside Javier Pastore. The Brazilian is in a race to be fit for Sunday’s game against Marseille – should he fail to recover he could be replaced by Jeremy Menez, or Ancelotti may opt to return to a more conservative 4-3-1-2 shape, with Pastore as the sole playmaker and Clement Chantome coming in as an extra midfielder.

For Marseille, Ellie Baup has no selection concerns and should start with their usual 4-2-3-1 formation.

With Marseille trailing league leaders PSG by five points, the visitors travel to the French capital needing a result, yet knowing a defeat will all but end their title aspirations… (Read more)