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The Ligue 2 meeting at Stade Marcel-Tribut on Saturday sees home team USL Dunkerque welcome guests Grenoble.
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USL Dunkerque head into this match following a 2-2 Ligue 2 drawn game against AC Ajaccio.
In that game, USL Dunkerque managed 50% possession and 10 attempts on goal with 4 on target. For USL Dunkerque, the goalscorers were Armand Gnanduillet (19') and Rémy Boissier (52'). At the other end, Ajaccio had 10 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target. Ben Hamed Touré (50') and Cyrille Bayala (65') scored for AC Ajaccio.
It has been all too rare in recent times where USL Dunkerque have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. It will be a concern for them that USL Dunkerque have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 matches, leaking 10 goals along the way. Such a pattern might not be carried forward into this next game, of course.
Ahead of this clash, USL Dunkerque have not won at home in their last 6 league matches. Their fans aren't happy.
Last time out, Grenoble drew 0-0 in the Ligue 2 match with SC Bastia.
In that game, Grenoble managed 59% possession and 22 attempts on goal with 3 on target. At the other end, Bastia had 11 attempts on goal with 1 of them on target.
The strike force from Grenoble have suffered from a lack of goals over their previous six games, netting the unsatisfactory return of only 3. In those fixtures, GF 38 have also seen the overall goal tally of opposing teams equal 2.
Head to head
The previous league encounter featuring the two was Ligue 2 match day 33 on 16/04/2022 and the score finished USL Dunkerque 0-3 Grenoble.
The referee was Mathieu Vernice.
Team News: USL Dunkerque
The USL Dunkerque boss Mathieu Chabert will be thankful to have no fitness concerns to speak of coming into this game with a fully healthy group ready to go.
Team News: Grenoble
Owing to a fully injury-free squad available to choose from, the Grenoble manager Vincent Hognon has zero fitness concerns to speak of coming into this game.
Our assessment is that Grenoble and USL Dunkerque might both not be able to do quite enough to get on the scoresheet here.
We’ll have to see, but a draw might be on the cards. Therefore, we predict a very even match with a 0-0 scoreline at the end of this one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stade Marcel-Tribut (5,000)
Captain: Demba Thiam
Chairman: Edwin Pindi
Manager: Mathieu Chabert
Competitions: Ligue 2 position 16
🔑 Star Man: Rayan Ghrieb
Usually used in the Right Wing position, Rayan Ghrieb was born in Strasbourg, France. Having played his first senior match for USL Dunkerque in the 2023 - 2024 season, the skilful Forward has got 2 league goals in this Ligue 2 2023 - 2024 campaign to date coming from a total of 5 appearances.