Nice – Toulouse : Preview & Prediction
Nice and Toulouse face off on the Allianz Riviera in a match for the 24th round of Ligue 1. Nice won out by (1-2) the last time they faced each other in this edition of the league on 29-11-2017. The history of direct matches played at this stage favors the home team, who in the last 4 matches won 3 and lost 1. Indeed, in the last match in this stage, for Ligue 1 on 04-12-2016, Nice won by ( 3-0). Nice goals were scored by A. Plea (23 ‘), Y. Belhanda (26’) and J. Seri (65 ‘). 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 6th place with 34 points, after 10 wins, 4 draws and 9 losses. In the penultimate match, he won at home to Saint Étienne by (1-0). In the last match, lost out to Metz by (2-1). This is a team affected by the home factor, stronger when you play in front of your fans, since in the last 30 matches he has 4 wins, 4 draws and 7 losses as a visitor, with 16 goals scored and 21 goals conceded, against 8 wins, 1 draw and 6 defeats at home, with 24 goals scored and 22 conceded. In the last 10 home games for the championship, Nice have 6 wins, 1 draw and 3 losses, having won 19 points out of 30.
In this competition, it registers a sequence of 4 victories in the last matches in house. The team conceded goals to their opponents in 7 of the last 10 games, so they have not shown great defensive solidity, but their attack has scored regularly, since they managed to achieve in 9 of the last 10 games in this competition. In 23 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 12 times and only got 2 turns on the scoreboard.
Nice have been campaigning reasonably well in Ligue 1 where they fight for a spot in the next Europa League, have seen their undefeated 8-game series end in the last round and are looking for a recovery not to let the teams above themselves take advantage again. The team has a reasonable attack that has 29 goals and is the sixth best of the national, while the defense, on the other hand, has suffered 33 goals and is the sixth most leaked, showing a certain imbalance between the two sectors. Playing at home, as the match on Saturday, the team has the fifth best campaign of the French Championship, but it is worth mentioning that it is the fourth team that suffered more goals in this type of situation with 16 goals in 12 games.
Analysis of Toulouse
The visiting team is currently in 18th place with 23 points, after 6 wins, 5 draws and 12 losses. In the penultimate match, he lost out to Montpellier by (2-1). In the last match, won at home to Troyes by (1-0). 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 1 win, 3 draws and 11 defeats as a visitor, with a total of 13 goals scored and 31 conceded. Already inside the home, he won 9 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses, with a total of 19 goals scored and 10 conceded. In the last 10 away games, Toulouse have won 1, 2 draws and 7 defeats, having won 5 points out of 30.
In this competition, you have lost the last 6 games as a visitor. The team has conceded goals in 8 of their last 10 games, so they have not shown great defensive solidity, but their attack has scored regularly, as they managed to achieve in 8 of the last 10 games in this competition. In 23 games in this competition, he only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard in 11 games in which he conceded the first goal.
Toulouse have been making a bad French Championship where they are among the last placed but ended a series of 5 games without winning in the last round and goes in search of 3 more points to try to leave the relegation zone. The team has problems both in the offensive and defensive systems, having scored 21 goals, being the fifth worst attack of the national, and has suffered 32 goals, being the seventh defense more leaked, problems that need to be corrected with urgency. Playing away from home, like the match on Saturday, Toulouse have the worst campaign of all Ligue 1, it is the team that lost most in this type of situation and it is worth mentioning that it is the second team that suffered the most goals as a visitor.
Nice – Toulouse : Betting Tips
Nice – Win Odds: 1.85
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70