France – Ireland : Preview & Prediction
The Francia team starts its preparations for the next World Cup. While the Blues are part of the favorites of the international event, Didier Deschamps knows that the preparation will be essential to begin as best as possible the competition. For this, Hugo Lloris teammates welcome Ireland for their first friendly meeting. A few days after unveiling his list of 23, the French coach expects a lot of his players. Especially since Ireland did not qualify for the World Cup. If the Irish will try to look good, no doubt the motivation should be on the French side. While the typical team of the technician of the Blues is still far from frozen, some players will give their maximum to shake the hierarchy. Very difficult to beat at the Stade de Francia
, the Blues will therefore try to garner confidence as the international event approaches. Therefore, a victory of the French players should allow to consider the continuation serenely.
The last match between France and Ireland, at Euro-2016, resulted in a victory for the French (2-1).
Irlanda remains on two consecutive losses.
The Irish are not contending the next World Cup. As a result, motivation should be on the French side.
The Blues have won five of their last seven home games.
The two teams will not have the same goals for this meeting. If France is to prepare better for the World Cup, Ireland should, for its part, perform several tests to prepare for the future. By managing to remain serious throughout the game, the Blues should be able to launch, in the best way, their campaign of preparation for the Russian event.
France – Ireland : Betting Tips
France – Win Odds: 1.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70