Amiens – Nantes : Preview & Prediction
Amiens SC and Nantes meet at the Stade de la Licorne in a match for the 19th round of Ligue 1. There have been no direct clashes between these two teams in the last three years. The last clash was played on 27-04-2012 and ended with the result: Nantes (5-0) Amiens SC. In this meeting the house factor could play an important role, since Nantes presents significant differences in the results achieved at home and as a visitor.
Review of Amiens SC
The home team is currently 13th in the standings with 21 points, after 6 wins, 3 draws and 9 losses. In the penultimate game, lost at home against Olympique Lyonnais by (1-2). In the latter, he lost out against Troyes by (1-0). This is a team little affected by the home factor, that is, presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 games has recorded 6 wins, 2 draws and 7 losses as a visitor, with 18 goals scored and 19 conceded; against 7 wins, 2 draws and 6 defeats in his stadium, with 19 goals scored and 14 conceded. In the last eight home games for the championship, Amiens SC have recorded 4 wins, 1 draw and 3 defeats, having won 13 points out of 24. In their home league games the most frequent result at the break was 1-0 (3 out of 8 matches). The team conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 matches, so it has not shown great defensive solidity, but its attack has regularly scored, as it managed to achieve in 8 of the last 10 games for this competition. In 18 games played in this competition, he never managed to get back the score in the 9 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Amiens enter this unmotivated meeting after a 1-0 loss to the Troyes. The Senegalese Konaté is the most offensive reference of the home club, and its main characteristic is the finalization, accounting, so far, only four goals scored. In the wings, the home club can count on Manzala and Gakpé. The home emblem chooses to adopt a game in possession of ball, attacking preferentially through the central corridor. The home coach will not be able to count on Quentin Cornette for being injured.
Analysis of Nantes
After 9 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses, the visiting team is in 5th place, having won 30 points. In the last game, Angers won at home (1-0), after having lost at home in a game against Nice (1-2). This is a team affected by the home factor, stronger when played with the support of their fans, since in the last 30 games has recorded 3 wins, 4 draws and 8 losses as a visitor, with a total of 13 goals scored and 26 conceded; against 10 wins, 1 draw and 4 defeats in his stadium, with a total of 18 goals scored and 9 conceded. For the championship, Nantes won 11 points out of 27, after 3 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses in their last 9 matches.
For this competition, you have not won any of the last 5 games outside of your stadium. In the matches played out for the championship, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 ‘was 0-0, which occurred in 4 of their 9 matches. The team conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 games, so it has not presented great defensive solidity, but its attack has regularly marked, since it managed to materialize in 9 of the last 10 games for this competition. In 18 games in this event, he only achieved 1 turnaround in the 7 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Nantes enter this motivated contest after a home win, 1-0, in the reception to Angers: Sala, at minute 24 ‘, through a penalty, scored the only goal of the match. The away team may play on a tactical system in 4-4-2 and should take a more defensive stance in order to try hard to score a goal due to tactical errors. In this way, a draw on this journey can not be considered a bad result. The trainer should not be able to count on Kayembe and Sigthórsson for being injured.
Amiens – Nantes : Betting Tips
Nantes – Win Odds: 2.75
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70