Nantes – Toulouse : Preview & Prediction
Nantes and Toulouse meet at the Stade de la Beaujoire – Louis Fonteneau in a match of the 12th round of Ligue 1. The history of direct matches played at this stadium favors the visiting team, who in the last 4 matches won 2 and drew 2. in the last confrontation in this stage, in a match for Ligue 1, on 05-11-2016, was not beyond a tie for (1-1). The goals of the match were scored by M. Stępiński (90 ‘) for Nantes and by M. Braithwaite (36’) for Toulouse. Special attention is needed for the home / away condition, since both teams present significantly different results in their home and away games.
The home team is currently in 5th place with 20 points earned after 6 wins, 2 draws and 3 losses. In the penultimate match, he won at home to Guingamp by (2-1). In the last match, lost out to Dijon by (1-0). This is a team affected by the home factor, stronger when you play in front of your fans, since in the last 30 matches you have 5 wins, 4 draws and 6 losses as a visitor, with 16 goals scored and 22 conceded, against 9 wins, 2 draws and 4 defeats at home, with 20 goals scored and 12 conceded. For the championship, Nantes won 10 points in 15 chances, after 3 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss in their last 5 matches at their stadium.
In this competition, you have not lost any of the last 4 games in your stadium. His attack has scored regularly, as he has managed to achieve in 7 of the last 10 games in this competition. In his home matches there is a tendency to few goals, since in 16 of the last 23 that disputed there were less than 3 goals. In 11 games in this competition, he only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard in the 4 games in which he conceded the first goal.
Nantes have been making a good campaign in the French Championship, however saw their series of 8 games unbeaten ended in the last round and now goes looking for recovery to remain at the top of the qualifying table. The team is characterized by a low-efficiency attack that has scored only 9 goals and is the sixth worst in the competition, but the defense, on the other hand, has conceded only 8 goals and is the second least leaked, demonstrating the imbalance between the offensive and defensive. Playing at home, such as this Saturday’s match, Nantes has the seventh best campaign of the national and it is worth mentioning that it is the team that suffered the least conceding goals with only 2 goals in 5 matches. For the confrontation against Toulouse, coach Claudio Ranieri has no problems with the team that has been acting and must repeat the initial 11 of the last round.
After 4 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses, the visiting team is in 10th place, having won 15 points. In the last match, they drew with Saint Étienne at home (0-0), after their previous match won out in a game against Angers (0-1). This is a stronger team when you play in your stadium, because in the last 30 games you have 2 wins, 6 draws and 7 losses as a visitor; against 5 wins, 7 draws and 3 losses in his stadium. In the league, Toulouse won 5 points in 18 chances, after 1 win, 2 draws and 3 defeats in their last 6 away games. In 11 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 4 times and only got 1 turn on the scoreboard.
Toulouse are only median in Ligue 1, they are in the middle of the qualifying table and have come from 4 unbeaten games where they have won 2 and 2 draws and want to maintain a good phase to get closer to the next qualifying round of European competitions. season. The team still has problems both in the offensive and defensive systems, having scored only 11 goals, being the eighth worst attack of the competition, and conceded 15 goals, having the seventh defense more leaked. Playing away from home, such as this Saturday’s match, the boards are usually low, since in their last 4 games as principal there were at most 2 goals on the scoreboard. For the match against Nantes, coach Pascal Dupraz is going to the field with maximum strength, since he does not have problems with injuries or suspensions.
Nantes – Toulouse : Betting Tips
Nantes – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / NO – Odds: 1.70
UNDER 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70