PSG vs Nantes: prediction for the Trophee des Champions match
On July 31, the new season of French football will start with the Trophee des Champions match. PSG and Nantes will face each other at Tel Aviv. What to expect from this match? The answer is in our prediction.
In the previous season PSG failed to reach the higher stages of the Champions League once again. Fans surely expected a better result, but team was eliminated in the first play-off round. Paris failed to retain the advantage, which they earned in the home match. Team suffered a defeat to the eventual winner of the tournament in the reverse fixture at Madrid.
In 38 rounds of the domestic league the Red-Blueshave recorded 26 victories and eight draws, delivering 86 points and the golden medals. Offensive line put up a fantastic performance, scoring 90 goals. In three latest friendly games Parisians beat Kawasaki (3:1), Urawa (3:0) and Gamba (6:2).
In the previous season Nantes satisfied their fans with a brilliant performance in the French Cup. At the start of the tournament the Canaries coasted past Brest, Sochaux and Monaco. In the title match team recorded a victory over Nice, claiming the trophy.
In the previous season of Ligue 1 the Yellow-Greens have recorded 15 victories and nine draws, delivering 54 points and a 9th spot in the standings. After a victory over Rennes (2:1) hosts have suffered a defeat to Lyon (2:3). In the latest friendly match visitors were beaten by Rennes (0:1).
This bet played in 3 of 4 latest matches of the visitors
In 3 of 4 latest head-to-head matches goals were scored only in one of the halves
PSG won five latest head-to-head matches
We offer to place a bet on the nominal hosts here, they are head and shoulders above their opponent, so we are expecting a brilliant performance, which will help the Parisians to claim the trophy.
Our prediction - Asian handicap (-1,5) on PSG
Nominal visitors are unlikely to handle the offensive force of the French champions. In each of two latest head-to-head matches no less than four goals were scored.
Our second bet is on total over 3,5 goals