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EA Guingamp are the guests at Stade Marcel-Picot on Saturday for the Ligue 2 showdown with home team AS Nancy Lorraine.
All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for AS Nancy Lorraine v EA Guingamp are shown below - along with the latest match odds.
AS Nancy Lorraine
AS Nancy Lorraine prepare for this fixture following a 1-1 Ligue 2 stalemate vs Paris FC.
The only name on the scoresheet from AS Nancy Lorraine was Rosario Latouchent (49'). Morgan Guilavogui (19') scored for Paris FC.
It’s been all too rare in recent times that AS Nancy Lorraine have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. It will be a concern for them that AS Nancy Lorraine have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, giving up 11 goals along the way.
Their prior results show that AS Nancy Lorraine:
- are unbeaten in the league by EA Guingamp in their last 2 games.
- haven't beaten EA Guingamp in their last 6 league matches.
- are without a home win in the past 7 matches in the league. Their fans aren't happy.
EA Guingamp will go into this game after a 2-1 Ligue 2 win versus Rodez in their previous outing.
For EA Guingamp, the scorers were Frantzdy Pierrot (4') and Maxime Sivis (53'). Clément Deprés (9') scored for Rodez.
The numbers tell their own story, and EA Guingamp have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, seeing opposing sides hit 8 goals overall. At the back, EA Guingamp have seen their frailties exposed. That kind of trend might not be carried forward into this match, of course.
Looking at their past form shows that EA Guingamp:
- remain unbeaten by AS Nancy Lorraine when they've played them away from home in the last 3 league games.
- are without a win away from home in their last 2 matches in the league.
Head to head
A review of their most recent head to head clashes stretching back to 31/03/2017 shows us that AS Nancy Lorraine have won 0 of these games and EA Guingamp 3, with the number of drawn games being 3.
An aggregate of 11 goals were scored between them in these games, with 4 for Les Chardons and 7 belonging to Guingamp. That’s an average goals per game of 1.83.
The last league game between these sides was Ligue 2 match day 20 on 16/01/2021 which finished with the scoreline of EA Guingamp 0-0 AS Nancy Lorraine.
The match was refereed by Guillaume Paradis.
Team News: AS Nancy Lorraine
The AS Nancy Lorraine manager Benoît Pedretti has a full complement, with no fitness concerns to speak of before this clash with a completely healthy group available for selection.
Team News: EA Guingamp
Owing to a fully healthy squad available for selection, the EA Guingamp manager Stéphane Dumont doesn’t have any fitness worries to speak of ahead of this match.
In our opinion, EA Guingamp and AS Nancy Lorraine could both well score here although it’s hard to see a clear-cut winner.
Little in this one, and it’s almost too close to call. With that in mind, we reckon that it will be a close game with a 1-1 score draw at full-time.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
AS Nancy Lorraine
Stadium: Stade Marcel-Picot (20,087)
Captain: Mamadou Thiam
Chairman: Gauthier Ganaye
Manager: Benoît Pedretti
Competitions: Ligue 2 position 20
⭐ Star Man: Mamadou Thiam
Customarily played in the Left Wing position, Mamadou Thiam was born in Aubervilliers, France. Having made his senior debut playing for Dijon in the 2014 - 2015 season, the talented Forward has managed to score 2 league goals in this Ligue 2 2021 - 2022 campaign to date from a total of 10 appearances.