Le Havre – Red Star : Preview & Prediction
Le Havre, 9th in Ligue 2, is only 1 unit of the Top 5 … Suffice to say that a success against the badly-ranked, the Red Star, would be a great opportunity to figure well in this championship. The HAC, still in the Coupe de France, is undefeated in the league since late November and has 2 wins against Châteauroux (2-1) and Valenciennes (4-3) and 3 draws against Auxerre (1-1), on the pitch Gazélec Ajaccio (1-1) and Grenoble Foot 38 (0-0) in the last 5 days of Ligue 2. In its Océane stadium, the club has taken 13 out of 15 points in play during its last 5 receptions, beating Lens (2-1) and Sochaux (3-2) and yielding 2 points against Auxerre (1-1). The Red Star, 19th at 4 points of the first non-relegation Sochaux, is in bad shape before this perilous move in Normandy. But the latest results in Ligue 2 are positive with 2 successes against Sochaux (3-0) and Lens (1-0) at home and 1 draw at Paris FC (1-1). The partners of Nicolas Douchez pay the ranking a catastrophic course outside with only 4 draws in 9 trips!
Le Havre are undefeated against the Red Star since 4 duels (2 wins and 2 draws).
The Red Star is 19th in Ligue 2.
Le Havre won the first leg 1-0.
Le Havre lost only 1 home game in 14 receptions in all competitions.
The HAC is on a series of 3 wins at the stage Océane stadium.
The Red Star took only 4 points away in Ligue 2 out of 27 in play!
The Red Star will not seek a first success outside on the lawn of Le Havre! The HAC, solid at Oceane Stadium, should glean the 3 points of victory.
Le Havre – Red Star : Betting Tips
Le Havre – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70