Return to this page a few days before the scheduled game when this expired prediction will be updated with our full preview and tips for the next match between these teams.
Étoile du Sahel will face off against visitors US Tataouine at Stade Olympique de Sousse in this Ligue Professionnelle 1 match on Saturday.
Our predictions, user poll and statistics for Étoile du Sahel v US Tataouine can be found here - along with the latest match odds.
Étoile du Sahel
Étoile du Sahel will be hoping for a better result following the 2-0 Ligue Professionnelle 1 defeat last time out to Espérance de Tunis.
It has not been often in recent games that Étoile du Sahel have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. In fact, Étoile Sahel have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 matches, leaking 8 goals on the way. That kind of trend isn’t assured to be continued into this game, though.
US Tataouine will go into this clash after a 1-0 Ligue Professionnelle 1 win with the defeat of CA Bizertin in their previous match.
The attacking players from US Tataouine have struggled for goals over their last 6 encounters, netting the disappointing return of just 3. In those matches, US Tataouine have also seen the overall goal tally of opposing teams equal 5.
Head to head
Delving into their past head to head results going back to 16/10/2016 shows that these encounters have not been fruitful for US Tataouine. They have not been able to get any wins at all whereas Étoile du Sahel have been dominant against them, getting wins in 67 per cent of those ties.
A combined total of 14 goals were scored between them throughout the course of those matches, with 10 of them for Étoile Sahel and 4 netted by US Tataouine. The average goals per game has been 2.33.
Team News: Étoile du Sahel
Étoile du Sahel boss Hubert Velud has no fitness worries to speak of coming into this clash thanks to a fully injury-free squad ready to go.
Team News: US Tataouine
Due to a completely injury-free group available to select from, US Tataouine boss has no fitness concerns to report ahead of this clash.
We’ve got the feeling that Étoile du Sahel will most probably get the win and a possible clean sheet when they play US Tataouine, who might well find it a difficult task finding the net themselves.
We’re therefore anticipating a fairly comfortable 2-0 margin for Étoile du Sahel when all’s said and done.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Étoile du Sahel
Stadium: Stade Olympique de Sousse (28,000)
Chairman: Ridha Charfeddine
Manager: Hubert Velud
Competitions: Ligue Professionnelle 1 position 6