Nice vs Clermont – After losing to Brest 1-0 in their previous match in Ligue 1, Nice will be looking to avenge that loss here. Nice had 48% of the possession in that game and made 12 efforts on goal, scoring on six of them.
Brest, on the other hand, had 14 attempts at goal with 3 of them being successful. Brest scored through Jérémy Le Douaron (12′). In recent years, Nice has rarely refused to concede.
In reality, Nice has conceded 8 goals in 6 of their previous 6 matches because they were unable to stop opponents from scoring. We’ll simply have to wait and see if that trend holds true for this match, though.
Nice has lost against Clermont Foot in their last two league games, according to their past performance. In the previous four league games, they have failed to win at home. Soon, something must change.
Clermont Foot enters the contest after defeating Angers SCO by a score of 2-1 in Ligue 1. Clermont Foot had a 53% possession advantage and 12 shots on goal in that game, with 5 of them being successful.
Grejohn Kyei and Muhammed Cham scored goals for Clermont Foot in the 33rd and 39th minutes, respectively. Angers, on the other hand, made 7 attempts at goal, of which 4 were successful. For Angers SCO, Adrien Hunou scored at 28 seconds.
In their last six games, Clermont Foot under Pascal Gastien have scored eight goals overall through their attacks. Eight goals have been scored against them altogether during those same contests.
Nice vs Clermont – Betting Analysis
The two teams’ most recent league matchup was on Match Day 3 of Ligue 1 on August 21, 2022, with a final result of Clermont Foot 1-0 Nice.
On that particular day, Clermont Foot had 48% of the possession and 2 of their 7 shot attempts were successful. Saîf-Eddine Khaoui scored the goal (6′).
Nice’s opponents had 13 shots on goal, four of which were successful. Thomas Leonard served as the match’s arbitrator.
There is only one player’s fitness that Nice manager Didier Digard needs to be concerned about out of an otherwise full roster. Jordan Lotomba (Unknown Injury) is no longer eligible to play.
Our prediction is that Les Aiglons will start Kasper Schmeichel, Pablo Rosario, Dante, Ayoub Amraoui, Antoine Mendy, Reda Belahyane, Ross Barkley, K. Thuram-Ulien, Melvin Bard, Badredine Bouanani, and Bilal Brahimi in the match using the 3-5-2 formation.
There is only one fitness concern for Clermont Foot manager Pascal Gastien because the team is largely at full strength. The Pubalgia’s Komnen Andric won’t be performing here.
Our prediction is that Clermont Foot will start the match with a 4-2-3-1 formation, featuring Mory Diaw, Maximiliano Caufriez, Mateusz Wieteska, Florent Ogier, Mehdi Zeffane, Maxime Gonalons, Johan Gastien, Jim Allevinah, Muhammed Cham, Elba Rashani, and Grejohn Kyei.
Clermont Foot should have plenty of opportunities to score against this Nice team, but that might not be enough to prevent a loss.
What are the top odds for this match?
Regarding the latest bookmaker odds on the win-draw-win market, a win for Nice can be had for 1.73, backing the draw is 3.7 and taking a punt on the winning team to be Clermont Foot comes in at 4.95. They are the most competitive bets on offer at the current time.
Nice vs Clermont – Head -to- Head
Our Prediction: Under 3.5 Goals