We offer a forecast for the match of the French championship, in which Saint-Etienne will host Strasbourg on 12 September. Will the guests be able to get their first points of the season? – the answer is in our material.
“ Saint-Etienne ” at the end of the last season stopped just one step away from relegation to the second league. The Saints got 17th place, while they managed to play 28 matches, in which they won eight victories and drew six times. The Greens were able to score only 29 goals, of which 10 were scored by Buangy.
In July, the team made an attempt to win the French Cup, but in the final match Claude Puel’s wards failed to cope with PSG. In the summer, Timothy Kolodziejczak from UNALA and several free agents joined the team . In the first game of the season, the hosts beat Lorient (2: 0).
There are seven players in the team’s infirmary, including Abi , Budebuz , Da Silva , Mukudi , Khazri and Yussuf .
” Strasbourg ” was launched in the new Ligi1 tournament with two defeats – from “Lorient” (1: 3) and “Nice” (0: 2). In two games, the team was able to score only once, while conceding five. According to the results of the last championship, the guests got into the tight list of Ligue1 middle peasants, losing only three points to the teams from the European competition zone.
” Raysing ” scored 32 goals, while missed much. The main goalscorer of the team were Ajork and Tomasson (eight goals each ). In the summer off-season, only Mahid Var and Mahame Sibu joined the team .
Among the losses in this game, Lebeau , Motiba , Seps and Sibi can be noted , who cannot cope with their injuries.
Saint-Etienne have lost 5 of their last 7 matches
Strasbourg lost four games in a row
No more than two goals have been scored in 6 of the last 10 head-to-head matches
Saint-Etienne have failed to score in 3 of their last 5 matches
The last face-to-face match ended with the victory of “Strasbourg” (2: 1)
12/21/19 Strasbourg Saint-Etienne 2: 1
02/13/19 Saint-Etienne Strasbourg 2: 1
08/19/18 Strasbourg Saint-Etienne eleven
04/14/18 Strasbourg Saint-Etienne 0: 1
11/24/17 Saint-Etienne Strasbourg 2: 2
10/25/17 Strasbourg Saint-Etienne 6: 5
Today, old acquaintances will enter the field, who have approximately equal statistics in personal matches, but completely different state of the teams before this match. There are personnel losses in Saint-Etienne , but they cannot be compared with the problems of the guests.
In our opinion, today a tough and tough fight awaits ours, while it is unlikely that a scoring extravaganza awaits us. We assume that the outcome of the meeting will be decided by one, maximum two balls, on which we propose to play a bet in favor of the hosts.
Our prediction is that Saint-Etienne will not lose + total under 3.5 goals and we bet on this on the line of BC Betcity with odds 1.71