We offer a forecast for the French championship match, in which Saint-Etienne will host Rennes on 26 September. What to expect from this duel? – the answer is in our material.
“ Saint-Etienne ”, following the results of the shortened Ligue1 tournament, almost flew to the second division. For 28 rounds, the ” saints ” got 30 points and were content with the 17th position. Claude Puel’s charges started the new season very powerfully – three victories in a row over Lorient, Strasbourg and Marseille, and with the same score 2: 0.
Only last Sunday did the Greens on the road make peace with Nantes (2: 2). The team has five injured players and today Abi , Da Silva , Debuchy , Ryuffier and Khazri will not be able to enter the field .
For the first time in its 119-year history, Rennes managed to get the bronze medals of the French championship in the last championship. Such a result of performances could not but affect the mood of the team before the new season, which the “ red-blacks ” began on a positive note.
After a draw at the start with Lille (1: 1), the guests won three matches in a row – against Montpellier (2: 1), Nimes (4: 2) and Monaco (2: 1). In addition, attention is drawn to the effectiveness of the attack, which distinguished itself nine times. The main sniper of the team is Girassi (two goals).
In today’s game , Lea , Nyamsi and Niang will not be able to help their team .
Saint-Etienne won their last three home games
Rennes have scored in 8 of their last 10 games
At least three goals have been scored in the last four head-to-head meetings
The last personal match ended with the victory of “Rennes” (3: 0)
08/12/20 Rennes Saint-Etienne thirty
05.03.20 Saint-Etienne Rennes 2: 1
01.12.19 Rennes Saint-Etienne 2: 1
02/10/19 Rennes Saint-Etienne thirty
10/21/18 Saint-Etienne Rennes eleven
03/10/18 Rennes Saint-Etienne eleven
09.24.17 Saint-Etienne Rennes 2: 2
04/23/17 Saint-Etienne Rennes eleven
04.12.16 Rennes Saint-Etienne 20
Both teams do not know defeat yet and, unexpectedly for everyone, are at the top of the standings. This match can be safely called decisive, which will make adjustments to the tactics of teams that can play as carefully as possible in defense. This will bring the maximum intensity in midfield and the minimum number of chances to score.
We assume that 1-2 goals will decide everything, on which we offer to play a bet.
Our prediction is that the total is under 2.5 goals and we bet on this according to the line of BC Fonbet with the odds of 1.74