Angers vs Nantes Prediction & Tips
Angers and Nantes meet at Stade Raymond Kopa, in a match for the 25th round of Ligue 1. The two teams tied (1‑1), on 20‑12‑2020, in the previous meeting for this edition of the league. The record of direct confrontations played in this stadium indicates a total balance between these two teams, since there were 2 victories for each team in the last 4 matches. But the last time these two teams met in this stadium was on 07-03-2020, for Ligue 1, which ended with the victory of Angers SCO by (2-0). R. Thomas (53 ‘) and A. Bobichon (48′) scored the goals for Angers.
After 10 wins, 4 draws and 10 losses, the home team is currently in 8th position, with 34 points won. In their last match, they lost in an away match against Nice by (3‑0), after having drawn (0‑0) away in the previous match, in a match against Reims. The team comes to this match after a home win against Rennes by (2‑1). For the championship, Angers won 16 points out of a possible 30, after 5 victories, 1 draw and 4 defeats in the last 10 games they played in their stadium. In their home league matches the most frequent final result at half ‑ time was 0‑0 (4 out of 11 matches). Their defense has not been very strong, since they have suffered goals in 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their home matches for this competition there is a tendency for few goals, since in 7 of the last 11 they played there were less than 3 goals. In 24 games in this competition, he only managed 2 comebacks in the 12 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Angers come into this match after a 2×1 home win over Rennes in a French Cup match. On the last day of Ligue 1, they lost to Nice 3×0. On this day, against Nantes, coach Stéphane Moulin must play in the usual 4-3-3, with Stéphane Bahoken being the most offensive reference of the team and Angelo Fulgini responsible for organizing and creating the offensive process. It should be noted that the locals have competition in the possession of the ball and in the offensive organization. Outside of this game will be Stephane Bahoken, Rachid Alioui and Enzo Ebosse, all with physical problems.
After 3 wins, 10 draws and 11 losses, the visiting team is currently in 18th position, with 19 points won. In their last match, they lost to Lille at home by (0‑2), after having drawn away in the previous match, in a match against Saint ‑ Étienne, by (1‑1). The team comes to this match after a home loss against Lens by (2‑4). For the championship, Nantes won 6 points out of a possible 30, after 1 win, 3 draws and 6 losses in the last 10 games they played as a visitor.
For this competition, they have not won any of the last 15 matches. The most frequent final result at half ‑ time in their away league matches was 1‑0 (5 out of 12 matches). The team allowed goals to the opponent in 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition, so they were not very strong defensively. There is a tendency to have goals in their away matches, since 11 of the last 12 matches they played for this competition have ended with Over 1.5 goals. In 24 games in this tournament, they suffered the first goal 14 times and never managed to come back. There is 1 period that stands out in the last 12 away matches for this competition: they have scored 4 of their 10 goals between minutes (76’ ‑ 90 ‘).
Nantes come to this game after a 2×4 loss at home to Lens, in a match for the French Cup. In the last league game, the visitors lost to Lille by 0x2. In this away game, coach Stéphane Moulin must maintain the usual 4-3-3, favoring a medium or low block and counterattacks, exploring the space in the opponent’s back in the best way. It should be noted that the visitors have several weaknesses in the passing game, stopped balls, finishing and counterattacks. For this game the visiting coach cannot count on Kalifa Coulibaly and Augustin, both injured.
Angers – Nantes FREE TIPS
Nantes – Win @ 3.25
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90