Troyes – Dijon : Preview & Prediction
Troyes and Dijon play at the Stade de l’Aube in a 24-round Ligue 1 game. In the final match between these teams in this competition on 18-11-2017, Dijon won at home (3-1). The record of recent direct confrontations favors the home team, who in the last 5 matches won 3 and lost 2. The home / away condition deserves special attention, since although this is a match between 17th and 11th of the overall standings, is a confrontation between the 14th place in home games and the 20th as a visitor.
Analysis of Troyes
The home team is currently in 17th place with 24 points earned after 7 wins, 3 draws and 13 losses. In the penultimate match, he won at home to Lille by (1-0). In the last match, lost out to Toulouse by (1-0). This is a stronger team in their stadium, where they won 17 points, against only 7 in their games as a visitor. In the last 10 home games for the league, Troyes have 5 wins, 1 draw and 4 defeats, having won 16 points out of 30. In the matches played in their championship stadium, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 ‘was 0-0, which occurred in 5 of their 12 matches. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games in this competition. In his home matches there is a tendency towards few goals, since 7 of his last 12 matches in the competition finished with Less than 1.5 goals. In 23 games in the competition, never managed to turn the score in the 10 games in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 12 home games in this competition there are 1 highlights: scored 4 of his 11 goals in the minutes (46’-60 ‘).
Troyes come to this game with a defeat at the Toulouse field by 1-0, returning to defeats by the championship after the victory over Lille. Usually coach Jean-Louis Garcia opts for a supported style of play, mostly using the left side to create danger to his opponent: Charles Traoré is a very fast and technically gifted player. However, the home team have presented some difficulties in the standing and finishing balls. Khaoui is the great scorer of the team with 5 goals scored. For this game the coach can not count on Giraudon, suspended, besides Dingome, Suk and Herelle, these injured.
Analysis of Dijon
After 8 wins, 4 draws and 11 losses, the visiting team is in 11th place, having won 28 points. In the last match, they beat Rennes at home (2-1), after losing in the previous match in a game against Strasbourg, by (3-2). This is a team affected by the home factor, having won 5 points as a visitor and 23 in their stadium, with 21 goals scored and 15 goals conceded at home, against 12 goals scored and 31 suffered as a visitor. In the last 10 away games, Dijon has won 1, 2 draws and 7 defeats, having won 5 points out of 30.
For this competition, it registers a sequence of 6 defeats in the last games like visitor. In his league games as a visitor, the most frequent result at half-time was 1-1 (5 out of 11 matches). Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 9 of the last 10 games but his attack has scored regularly as he has scored goals in 8 of the last 10 games for this competition. In his games as a visitor there is a tendency to score goals, as 10 of his last 11 games in the competition have finished with over 2.5 goals. In 23 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 14 times and only got 2 turns on the scoreboard.
Dijon reach this motivated game after beating Rennes 2-1 at home to return to their winning streak after four straight games without a win in the competition. However, the big problem of this team are the away games, since it adds six consecutive defeats. In this away match coach Olivier Dall’Oglio should opt for a more defensive strategy with the lines drawn, exploiting only the counterattack: Naim Sliti is a very fast and dangerous player on the counterattack. On the other hand, Julio Tavares is the best finisher of this team with 7 goals scored. For this game the coach has in doubt the veteran Amalfitano.
Troyes – Dijon : Betting Tips
Troyes – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70