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Sunday brings all the drama of the hotly anticipated Trophée des Champions Final between PSG and Nantes. Who will be adding to their trophy cabinet? Here’s hoping for a great contest.
View all of the Paris Saint-Germain v Nantes predictions, poll and stats below - as well as the best betting odds.
PSG, buoyed by their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 5-0 Ligue 1 success versus FC Metz.
In that game, Paris Saint-Germain had 75% possession and 27 shots at goal with 12 of them on target. For Paris Saint-Germain, goals were scored by Kylian Mbappé (25', 28', 50'), Neymar Jr (31') and Ángel Di María (67'). For their opponents, Metz had 4 attempts at goal with 1 on target.
Paris Saint-Germain haven’t had any problems with scoring, netting every time they’ve gone out to play in their last 6 matches.
They have claimed a sum of 18 during that time and have conceded a total of 6. Let’s see if that trend can be continued on here.
In the game prior to this, Nantes drew 1-1 in the Ligue 1 match with St Etienne.
In that game, Nantes managed 53% possession and 12 attempts on goal with 5 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Nantes was Ludovic Blas (23'). For their opponents, Saint-Etienne got 13 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. Romain Hamouma (79') scored for St Etienne.
The stats tell the story, and Nantes have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, letting opponents get 10 goals in total. In defence, Nantes have seen their frailties exposed.
Head to head
A glance at their most recent head-to-head clashes going back to 04/12/2019 tells us that PSG have won 4 of them and Nantes 2, with the tally of draws being 0.
A combined sum of 19 goals were shared by the two clubs in these games, with 12 from Les Rouge-et-Bleu and 7 created by Les Canaris. That’s an average goals per game of 3.17.
The last league fixture between the two was Ligue 1 match day 25 on 19/02/2022 which ended up with the score at Nantes 3-1 Paris Saint-Germain.
In that match, Nantes managed 28% possession and 13 attempts at goal with 7 on target. Goals were scored by Randal Kolo Muani (4'), Quentin Merlin (17') and Ludovic Blas (45').
At the other end, Paris Saint-Germain got 16 shots on goal with 9 of them on target. Neymar Jr (47') scored.
The match was refereed by Mikael Lesage.
Team News: PSG
Marco Verratti (Unknown Injury), Julian Draxler (Knee Injury) and Timothée Pembélé (Cruciate Ligament Injury) won’t be able to feature for PSG boss Christophe Galtier.
Team News: Nantes
From a largely available group of players, there’s just the lone fitness worry for the Nantes manager Antoine Kombouaré to be concerned with. Charles Traoré (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) misses out for this game.
In this match, Nantes will need to be at their best to find the net against a Paris Saint-Germain lineup who have all the attributes to boss this game in attack, midfield and defence.
We’re therefore predicting a commanding 3-0 win for Paris Saint-Germain when the referee blows the final whistle.
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: Christophe Galtier
Competitions: Trophée des Champions (Final)