Amiens SC and Nantes meet at Stade de la Licorne, in a match for the 19th round of League 1. There is no record of direct confrontations between these two teams in the last 3 years. The last match was played on 27-04-2012 and ended with the score: Nantes (5-0) Amiens SC. In this game the home factor may be decisive, since the Nantes presents considerable differences in their results at home and as a visitor.
The home team is currently in the 13 th position of the league, with 21 points won, after 6 wins, 3 draws and 9 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost in a home match against Olympique Lyonnais, by (1-2). In the last match, they lost in an away match against Troyes, by (1-0). This is a team that usually maintains its competitive levels in home and away matches, since in the last 30 matches they register 6 wins, 2 draws and 7 losses in away matches, with 18 goals scored and 19 conceded; against 7 wins, 2 draws and 6 losses at their stadium, with 19 goals scored and 14 conceded. For the league, Amiens SC won 13 points out of 24 possible points, after 4 wins, 1 draw and 3 losses in the last 8 home matches. In their home league matches the most frequent result at half-time was the 1-0 (3 out of 8 matches). The team has conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 matches, so it has not presented great defensive solidity, but their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 18 matches in this tournament, he suffered the first goal 9 times and never got the comeback.
The Amiens enters this game unmotivated, after a foreign snub, by 1-0, in the visit to Troyes. The Senegalese Konaté is the most offensive reference of the club of the house, being its main characteristic the completion, counting, until now, only four goals scored. On the flanks, the club of the house can count on Manzala and Gakpé. The local team opts for a style of possession of the ball, attacking preferably through the central corridor. The local coach will not be able to count on Quentin Cornette, for being injured.
The away team is currently in the 5 th position of the league, with 30 points won, after 9 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost in a home match against Nice, by (1-2). In the last match, they won in a home match against Angers, by (1-0). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 3 wins, 4 draws and 8 losses in away matches; against 10 wins, 1 draw and 4 losses at their stadium. In the last away game in this competition, they have tied (1-1) against Saint-Étienne. In the last 9 away league matches Nantes has a record of 3 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses, so they have won 11 points out of 27 possible.
For this competition, they have not won any of the last 5 away matches. In their away league matches the most frequent final result at halftime was 0-0 (4 out of 9 matches). The team has conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 matches, so it has not presented great defensive solidity, but their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 18 matches for this tournament, they have conceded the first goal 7 times and have only won 1 result.
Nantes enter this motivated match, after a home victory by 1-0, in the reception at Angers: Sala, at minute 24 ‘, through a penalty, scored the only goal of the game. The foreign team must act in a tactical system in 4-4-2, being that it will have to adopt a more defensive posture, with the objective of trying to the maximum to suffer some goal caused by tactical errors. In this way, a draw on this day can not be considered a bad result. The outside trainer should not be able to count on Kayembe and Sigthórsson, both injured.
Insider TIP: Under 2.5 goals – 1.54