Angers vs Nimes Prediction & Tips
Angers and Nîmes face at Stade Raymond ‑ Kopa, in a match for the 22 th round of the Ligue 1. Angers SCO won away by (1‑5) the last time they met in this edition of the league, on 08‑11‑2020 . The record of recent direct matches favors the visiting team, which in the last 5 matches won 3 and lost 2. The home / away condition deserves special attention, since although this is a game between 10th and 19th in the general classification, in fact this is a confrontation between the 13th classified in home games and the 14th as a visitor.
After 9 wins, 3 draws and 9 losses, the home team is in 10th position, having won 30 points. In the last match, they have lost in an away match against Bordeaux by (2‑1), after in the previous match they have lost (0‑1) at home, against PSG. This is a team that usually achieves more positive results as a visitor than at home, since they have won 17 points away, where they scored 17 goals and conceded 20, and 13 points in their stadium, with 9 goals scored and 13 conceded. In the last 10 home matches for the league, Angers has recorded 4 wins, 1 draw and 5 losses, having won 13 points out of 30 possible. In the matches played at their stadium in the championship, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 ‘was 0-0, which was verified in 4 of their 10 games. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, as he has conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 games in this competition. In their home matches there is a tendency for few goals, since 7 of the last 10 matches for the competition have ended ended with Under 2,5 goals. In 21 matches in this competition, he suffered the first goal 11 times and only managed 2 turns on the scoreboard.
Angers enters this game with a setback, by 2-1, receiving Angers, thus adding the third consecutive defeat in this Ligue 1: the only goal of the team was signed by Angelo Fulgini. Usually, coach Stéphane Moulin brings an offensive team, 4-3-3, to the field, with Pierrick Capelle, Sada Thioub and Stéphane Bahoken being the most loose men on the front. The last athlete mentioned is the great scorer of this Angers team with 5 goals scored. For this match the home coach cannot count on Enzo Ebosse because he is recovering from injury.
After 4 wins, 3 draws and 13 losses, the visiting team is in 19th position, having won 15 points. In the last match, they have won in an away match against Olympique Marseille by (1‑2), after in the previous match they have lost (0‑1) at home, against Lille. Interestingly, this is a team that has achieved better results away from home, as they have won 11 points as a visitor and only 4 at their stadium. In the league, Nîmes won 11 points out of 30 possible points, after 3 wins, 2 draws and 5 losses in the last 10 home matches. In their league games as a visitor, the most frequent result at halftime was 0‑0 (5 out of 10 games). The team has conceded goals in 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition, so they haven’t been very strong defensively. This is a team that scores a few times first and that only managed to open the scoreboard in 5 of their last 20 games in Ligue 1, of those 5 reached the break in advantage in 2 and won in the end of the 90 ‘in 4. In 20 games in this competition, never managed to turn the scoreboard in the 14 games in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 10 away matches for this competition, there is 1 period that stands out: they scored 4 of their 7 goals between minutes (46’ ‑ 60 ‘).
The Nîmes team enters this game with a victory, by 1-2, in the trip to the field of Olympique Marseille, putting an end to the eight consecutive games without winning in this Ligue 1: the team’s two goals were scored by Niclas Eliasson. In this away game, coach Jérôme Arpinon must enter the field in 4-3-3 favoring a more backward style of play, looking for counterattacks to create danger. Zinedine Ferhat is the highlight of the Nîmes team with 3 goals and 3 assists. For this game the coach does not have Loïck Landre and Pablo Martinez, both with physical problems.
Angers – Nimes FREE TIPS
Angers – Win @ 2.25
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90