Brest vs Rodez Prediction & Tips
Brest and Rodez meet at Stade Francis ‑ Le Ble, in a match for this phase of the Coupe de France (4th Round). These two teams have never met before, so this will be their first head-to-head match. In this game, the home factor may be decisive, as Brest present considerable differences in their results at home and as a visitor.
The home team plays its first match in this edition of the Coupe de France with the intention of taking advantage of the home factor to achieve a positive result. This is a stronger team with the support of its fans, since in the last 30 games it has registered 3 wins, 3 draws and 9 losses as a visitor, with 17 goals scored and 27 suffered; against 9 victories, 1 draw and 5 defeats in their stadium, with 28 goals scored and 24 suffered. The team comes to this match after a home win against Bordeaux by (2‑1). In the last 10 home matches for all competitions, Brest won 6, drew 1 and lost 3. The team allowed goals to the opponent in 9 of the last 10 matches, so their defense needs to improve, but their attack has scored regularly, having scored goals in 8 of the last 10 games. In 15 games, they suffered the first goal 7 times and only managed 1 comeback.
The Stade Brest team comes to this match after a 2×1 win over Bordeaux, returning to victories after five straight games without a win in official matches: the team’s goals were scored by Romain Faivre and Steve Mounié. In this match for the Coupe de France, coach Olivier Dall’Oglio will have to maintain the 4-3-3, being Irvin Cardona the most offensive reference of the team. Furthermore, the locals must act more offensively, to advance in this competition. For this game the coach cannot count on Cristian Battocchio, Lilian Brassier and Denys Bain, all injured.
The visiting team reaches this stage of the Coupe de France (4th Round) after having eliminated Pau, with a draw (7-8) in the shoot-off on penalties in the previous round. This is a team little affected by the home factor, that is, it presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 games it has recorded 2 wins, 10 draws and 3 losses as a visitor, with 13 goals scored and 18 suffered; against 5 victories, 5 draws and 5 defeats in his stadium, with 16 goals scored and 17 suffered. The team comes to this match after a home win against Clermont by (2‑0). In the last 10 away matches for all competitions, Rodez won 1, drew 6 and lost 3. Their attack has scored regularly, scoring goals in 8 of the last 10 matches. In 15 games, they conceded the first goal 6 times and never got the comeback.
Rodez comes to this match after a 2×0 victory over Clermont Foot, in a match for the French second division: the team’s goals were scored by Florian David and Pierre Ruffaut. In the last match for the Coupe de France, the visitors beat Pau FC on penalties. In this away game, coach Laurent Peyrelade must play 3-5-2, favoring defensive organization and quick transitions through the flanks. It should be noted that the visitors have some weaknesses in the defensive stopped balls and in the transition from defense to attack. All players are available for this game.
Brest – Rodez FREE TIPS
Brest – Win @ 1.65
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90