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The Ligue 1 tie at Parc des Princes on Saturday sees hosts PSG prepare for the visit of opponents, Nantes.
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PSG are hoping to win again after their last result, a 2-3 Ligue 1 success versus Girondins de Bordeaux.
In that match, Paris Saint-Germain managed 56% possession and 9 shots at goal with 5 on target. For Paris Saint-Germain, goals were scored by Neymar Jr (26', 43') and Kylian Mbappé (63'). For their opponents, Girondins de Bordeaux had 18 shots on goal with 6 on target. Alberth Elis (79') and M'Baye Niang (92') scored for Girondins de Bordeaux.
Paris Saint-Germain have been conceding pretty frequently recently, although they’ve also done enough to score goals themselves. Over their last 6 matches, Paris Saint-Germain have seen their goal breached in 5 of them in addition to scoring in 5 of those games. We will just have to see whether or not that trend will be sustained in this game.
Ahead of this meeting, Paris Saint-Germain have not been beaten in their last 9 home league matches. A very good run at home.
In their previous fixture, Nantes drew 2-2 in the Ligue 1 tie with Strasbourg.
In that game, Nantes had 48% possession and 20 shots at goal with 6 of them on target. For Nantes, goals were scored by Kalifa Coulibaly (20') and Randal Kolo Muani (48'). On the other side, Strasbourg had 17 attempts on goal with 6 of them on target. Habib Diallo (44') and Adrien Thomasson (68') scored for Strasbourg.
The stats don’t lie, and Nantes have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, letting opponents get 9 goals in all. In defence, Nantes could really do with shoring things up.
Going into this contest, Nantes haven’t won away from home in the past 3 league matches.
Head to head
An examination of their prior head-to-head meetings going back to 03/04/2019 shows us that PSG have won 4 of these games and Nantes 2, with the tally of drawn matches being 0.
A combined total of 19 goals were produced between them in these games, with 13 from Les Rouge-et-Bleu and 6 belonging to Les Canaris. That is an average goals per game value of 3.17.
The previous league meeting featuring these sides was Ligue 1 match day 29 on 14/03/2021 when it finished Paris Saint-Germain 1-2 Nantes.
On that occasion, Paris Saint-Germain had 74% possession and 11 shots at goal with 5 on target. Their only player to score was Julian Draxler (42').
On the other side, Nantes got 8 shots at goal with 5 on target. Randal Kolo Muani (59') and Moses Simon (71') scored.
The match was refereed by Karim Abed.
Team News: PSG
The PSG manager Mauricio Pochettino will be grateful to have no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this game owing to a fully injury-free squad to pick from.
Team News: Nantes
Due to a fully healthy group to pick from, the Nantes boss Antoine Kombouaré has zero fitness worries whatsoever coming into this clash.
In this match, Nantes will surely be able to score a goal against this Paris Saint-Germain team, but that possibly won’t quite be enough to avoid a loss.
We’re expecting a 2-1 victory for Paris Saint-Germain at the end of the 90 minutes. Should be a good one.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Parc des Princes (47,929)
Captain: Marcos Marquinhos
Chairman: Nasser Al-Khelaifi
Manager: Mauricio Pochettino
Competitions: Ligue 1 position 1, Champions League (Group A)
⭐ Star Player: Ander Herrera
Regularly playing in the Centre Midfield position, Ander Herrera was born in Bilbao, Spain. After making a first senior appearance for Real Zaragoza in the 2008 - 2009 season, the gifted Midfielder has netted 3 league goals in this Ligue 1 2021 - 2022 campaign to date in 12 appearances.