St Etienne vs Reims Prediction & Tips
Saint Étienne and Stade de Reims face at Stade Geoffroy ‑ Guichard, in a match for the 26 th round of the Ligue 1. In the last head ‑ to ‑ head between these teams in this competition, on 09‑01‑2021, Reims won at home by (3‑1) . The record of direct confrontations of the last 3 years between the two teams could not be more balanced, since there was 1 draw and 2 wins for each team in the last 5 times they met. It is necessary to analyze with special attention the home / away condition, as Saint Étienne presents different results at home and away.
After 7 wins, 8 draws and 10 losses, the home team is in 15th position, having won 29 points. In the last match, they have won in an away match against Rennes by (0‑2), after in the previous match they have won (1‑0) at home, against Metz. This is a stronger team when playing at their stadium, as in the last 30 games they have recorded 4 wins, 3 draws and 8 losses as a visitor; against 6 wins, 5 draws and 4 losses at their stadium. In the last 10 home matches for the league, Saint Étienne has recorded 1 victory, 5 draws and 4 losses, having won 8 points out of 30 possible. Defensive solidity has not been their strong point, as they have conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games, but their offense has scored regularly, as they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 games for this competition. In their home matches there is a tendency for few goals, since 8 of the last 12 matches for the competition have ended ended with Under 2,5 goals. In 25 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 11 times and never managed to turn the score. There are 1 periods that stand out in the last 12 home matches for this competition: they have scored 4 of their 11 goals between minutes (46′ ‑ 60 ‘).
The Saint-Étienne team comes to this round with a victory, by 0-2, in the trip to the Rennes field, adding in this way the second triumph followed in this competition: the goals of the team were signed by Denis Bouanga and Arnaud Nordin. Now in this reception to Stade Reims, coach Claude Puel must privilege the maintenance of the possession of the ball and the organized attacks: Mahdi Camara is a very important player in the organization of the offensive process. Denis Bouanga is one of the great scorers of this team with 4 goals signed. Out of this game are Romain Hamouma, Alpha Sissoko, Panagiotis Retsos and Yvann Macon, all with physical problems.
After 7 wins, 8 draws and 10 losses, the visiting team is in 13th position, having won 29 points. In the last match, they have tied at home against Lens by (1‑1), after in the previous match they have lost (1‑0) an away match against Lorient. This is a team that maintains its performance when playing outside its stadium, since in the last 30 games it registers 4 wins, 5 draws and 6 losses as a visitor; against 6 wins, 4 draws and 5 losses at their stadium. In the league, Stade de Reims won 12 points out of 30 possible points, after 3 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses in the last 10 home matches. Their offense has scored frequently, as they have scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their away matches for this competition there is a tendency for goals, since 9 out of 13 ended with Over 2.5 goals on the scoreboard. In 25 games in this competition, he only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard in the 10 games in which he suffered the first goal.
The team of Stade Reims starts this game with an equal, in 1×1, against Lens, adding the third consecutive game without winning in this competition: the only goal of the team was signed by Arbër Zeneli. Usually coach David Guion plays in 4-3-3 favoring the organization of his block and counterattacks on the flanks. Striker Boulaye Dia is the highlight of the visiting team with 12 goals scored. Out of this game is Yunis Abdelhamid due to physical problems.
St Etienne – Reims FREE TIPS
St Etienne – Win @ 2.25
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90