Niort – Brest : Preview & Prediction
Niort, 7th in the ranking of this League 2, are only one unit of the podium and are close to access the right wagon giving the right to play the play-offs of accession to the elite of French football. Still racing in the Coupe de France after his success in Challans (1-0) on December 9, Niort has just pocketed 7 points over the last 3 days of Ligue 2 thanks to 2 successes on the Gazélec Ajaccio (1- 0) and Valenciennes (1-0) at home and 1 draw in Lorient (1-1) last Friday. With only 2 defeats in his stadium Rene Gaillard, Niort could maltreat this team of Brest, runner-up messin leader. The Breton club, installed on the podium for a few weeks, could lose points in Niort. The formation of Jean-Marc Furlan remains on 1 complicated qualification in Vannes (3-2) in the Coupe de France and 1 big success in front of the promoted Beziers (3-0) at home but had lost during his last trip in Ligue 2 to Lens (2-1) on December 4th. A defeat that comes after 2 draws at Clermont (2-2) and Orlénas (0-0).
Niort is formidable at home: 5 wins, 1 draw and 2 defeats in 8 receptions in L2.
Niort is 1 unit from the podium.
The Chamois are unbeaten since 4 games (3 wins and 1 draw).
Brest is undefeated since 2 games.
Brest remains on 2 draws and 1 defeat in his last 3 trips in the league!
Niort, who remains on 3 successes in his last 4 receptions, could hold in check a Stade Brestois unable to win a game away for 3 trips!
Niort – Brest : Betting Tips
Brest – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70