Strasbourg vs Nice – Prediction, and Match Preview
Strasbourg vs Nice – Following their Ligue 1 triumph over Nantes by a score of 0-2 last time out, Strasbourg will be looking for a repeat of that performance.
In that game, Strasbourg had 46% of the possession and 6 of its 8 shots on goal were successful. Habib Diallo (26′) and Habib Diarra (47′) scored goals for Strasbourg. Five of Nantes’ 13 shot attempts found the back of the net.
Strasbourg’s recent games have been competitive affairs with high scoring expectations. At an average of 3.5 goals per game over their most recent six games, both sides have scored a total of 21, with 12 of those goals being awarded to Strasbourg.
Here, we’ll find out if that tendency is ultimately going to be maintained. Strasbourg hasn’t lost against Nice in the league in their previous 4 games, according to their past performance.
In their last two league games, they have lost to Nice. Nice comes into the match off of a 2-1 Ligue 1 victory, defeating Rennes in their most recent game.
During that match, Nice had 46% of the possession and 11 shots, with four of those shots landing on target. Gatan Laborde (in the 50th minute) and Terem Moffi (in the 72nd minute) scored for Nice.
Rennes had a total of 14 shots on goal, but only four of them were successful. Benjamin Bourigeaud scored the game-winning goal for Rennes in the 78th minute.
The statistics tell the story: over Nice’s last six games, they have conceded goals in five of them, and their opponents have scored eight goals in total.
Nice’s weaknesses have been revealed on defense. In the previous two league games, Nice had not lost to Strasbourg when they faced each other away from home.
Strasbourg vs Nice – Betting Analysis
Looking at their most recent head-to-head matchups dating back to October 26, 2019, Strasbourg has won three of them, Nice has won one, and there have been two draws.
Over the course of those games, they combined to score 10 goals, with 7 coming from Le Racing and 3 from Les Aiglons. This results in an average of 1.67 goals scored per game.
The last league meeting between these clubs took place on Ligue 1 Match Day 2 on August 14, 2022, with Nice and Strasbourg drawing 1-1. Nice had 12 shots at goal that day, 3 of which were on goal, and 54% of the possession.
Andy Delort scored the goal (35′). Five of Strasbourg’s nine goal attempts found the back of the net. In the 56th second, Kévin Gameiro scored. Hakim Ben El Hadj was the official umpire.
Due to a totally healthy squad being available, Strasbourg manager Frédéric Antonetti will be grateful not to have any fitness issues at all before this encounter.
Matz Sels, Ismael Doukouré, Lucas Perrin, Maxime Le Marchand, Frédéric Guilbert, Sanjin Prcic, Morgan Sanson, Eduard Sobol, Habib Diarra, J. Bellegarde, and Habib Diallo are all likely to start for Le Racing in a 3-4-2-1 configuration.
Didier Digard, the Nice manager, does not have any significant concerns about his team’s health going into this match because they have a completely injury-free roster to pick from.
Les Aiglons may start Kasper Schmeichel, Jordan Lotomba, Jean-Clair Todibo, Dante, Melvin Bard, Aaron Ramsey, Hichem Boudaoui, K. Thuram-Ulien, Badredine Bouanani, Terem Moffi, and Gatan Laborde in a 4-3-3 formation, according to our presumption.
We are of the opinion that Nice will most certainly break through the defense of this Strasbourg club, but it is possible that this will not be enough to prevent a loss.
What are the top odds for this match?
Checking the latest betting odds for this match on the full-time result market, victory for Strasbourg is available for 2.38, backing a drawn result is 3.34 and taking a punt on a victory for Nice gets 3.05. They are the top market prices that can be secured at the moment.
Strasbourg vs Nice – Head -to- Head
Our Prediction: Over 1.5 Goals