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The Ligue 2 game at Stade Marcel-Tribut on Saturday sees home side USL Dunkerque lock horns with Amiens.
All USL Dunkerque v Amiens game predictions, stats and user poll are shown below - along with the latest match odds.
USL Dunkerque will be wanting a better result here after the 3-1 Ligue 2 loss in their previous game against Pau FC.
In that match, USL Dunkerque had 50% possession and 11 shots on goal with 3 on target. The scorer for USL Dunkerque was Billy Ketkeophomphone (76' Own goal, 90'). At the other end, Pau FC had 11 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. Victor Lobry (49') and Antoine Batisse (83') scored for Pau FC.
It’s not been often in recent games where USL Dunkerque have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. In fact, Dunkerque have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, leaking 8 goals in the process. That sort of trend won’t necessarily be carried forward into this match, of course.
Heading into this contest, USL Dunkerque haven't been defeated in their previous 2 home league matches.
Amiens will go into the encounter after a 3-1 Ligue 2 win with the downing of ESTAC in their last fixture.
In that match, Amiens SC had 37% possession and 8 shots at goal with 6 on target. For Amiens SC, the goals were scored by Iron Gomis (40'), Emmanuel Lomotey (54') and Alexis Blin (78'). For their opponents, ESTAC got 10 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target. Rominigue Kouamé (15') was the scorer for ESTAC.
The numbers tell their own story, and Amiens have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 8 goals in total. Defensively, Amiens have seen their frailties exposed.
Coming into this fixture, Amiens SC are without an away win for the past 4 matches in the league.
Team News: USL Dunkerque
Nicolas Bruneel (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) and Kévin Rocheteau (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) will not be able to play for Dunkerque manager Fabien Mercadal.
Team News: Amiens
Amiens boss Oswald Tanchot has to currently contend with reduced team options. Prince Gouano (Virus Infection), Eddy Gnahoré (Unknown Injury) and Gaoussou Traoré (Achilles tendon rupture) miss out here.
We’re of the opinion that Amiens and USL Dunkerque may well end up cancelling each other out here.
A close call, and we think a draw is quite likely. Our tip is therefore for a very even match with a 1-1 score draw at the conclusion of the game.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stade Marcel-Tribut (4,200)
Captain: Axel Maraval
Chairman: Jean-Pierre Scouarnec
Manager: Fabien Mercadal
Competitions: Ligue 2 position 17
⭐ Key Man: Billy Ketkeophomphone
Customarily used in the Right Wing position, Billy Ketkeophomphone was born in Champigny-sur-Marne, France. After making a first senior appearance for Strasbourg in the 2009 - 2010 season, the goalscoring Forward has bagged 3 league goals in this Ligue 2 2020 - 2021 campaign to date from a total of 18 appearances.