Amalfitano has added his name to a list of missing players with centre back Nicolas Nkoulou, right back Rod Fanni and forward Jordan Ayew all suspended for the game against the 2009 winners.
Record 10-times winners Marseille were already without midfielder Andre Ayew, who has suffered a minor foot problem.
The Ghanaian is to join his national team to prepare for this month's African Nations Cup as will Algerian recruit Foued Kadir, signed this week from Valenciennes.
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