Ace Football previews the Ligue 1 round 15 match between Paris Saint-Germain and Nantes and offers team news, stats and a free betting tip with the latest odds.
League leaders Paris Saint-Germain are matched up against mid-table Nantes in this round 15 in the Ligue 1 campaign. Can the latter spring a surprise, or is it another day at the office for the former? The answer arrives at the Parc des Princes on Saturday.
The Parisians enjoy the view from the top of the Ligue 1 table with 33 points after 14 matches. Nantes find themselves positioned as number 8 in the Ligue 1 with 18 points following 14 rounds.
Form: Paris Saint-Germain vs Nantes
Paris Saint-Germain Form
In their last three matches, Paris Saint-Germain won 5-2 against Monaco, before settling for a point in a 1-1 draw against Newcastle. They were back on top last time out, defeating Le Havre 0-2. Paris Saint-Germain showed little mercy in their past six matches at Parc des Princes, of which they won five, drew none and lost once. They hit the target 20 times, letting in six themselves.
In their past three matches, Nantes lost 3-1 against Metz, drew 0-0 with Le Havre, and won 1-0 against Nice. Nantes, meanwhile, won twice, while they’ve drawn zero and lost four in their last six away in the Ligue 1.
Betting facts for Paris Saint-Germain and Nantes
Here are some fun facts that could come in handy when betting on the upcoming match between Paris Saint-Germain and Nantes. The facts are based on the data from matches played across all tournaments.
- Paris Saint-Germain have won 7 of the last 9 matches while scoring more than 2.5 goals
- Paris Saint-Germain have scored in 19 of the last 21 matches
- Paris Saint-Germain have won 5 of the last 7 home matches without conceding a goal
- In 9 of the last 10 Paris Saint-Germain matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Paris Saint-Germain have won 5 of the last 6 home matches while scoring more than 2.5 goals
- Nantes have not won 15 of the last 17 away matches
- Nantes have conceded in 16 of the last 18 away matches
- Nantes have lost 6 of the last 8 away matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- In the last 4 Nantes away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Nantes have lost 6 of the last 8 away matches
Players under the radar: Paris Saint-Germain vs Nantes
It has been a great season for Kylian Mbappe so far as he currently has 15 goals on his account during this season. He also hit the net eight times in his last six games, leaving the Parisians hoping he delivers against Nantes on Saturday as well. Siding with him to score in the upcoming game seems like a reasonable choice.
Popular betting markets: Paris Saint-Germain vs Nantes
Paris Saint-Germain have a great record of seven Ligue 1 wins on the bounce. At the Parc des Princes, Paris Saint-Germain claimed seven wins in the previous 10 matches at home across all tournaments. They drew two and lost once. Nantes won two of their last 10 away games, as they also drew one and lost seven of these matches.
Both teams to score
Paris Saint-Germain scored first in seven of their last ten home games. Nantes scored the opening goal in four of a possible ten games. Nantes managed three wins without conceding a goal in their previous 10 matches. Nantes have scored in three consecutive meetings with Paris Saint-Germain at Parc des Princes.
In Paris Saint-Germain’s last ten games, there have been over 2.5 goals in eight of them. They managed to average 2.7 goals per match across all tournaments. Over 2.5 goals came up in five of Nantes’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.3 goals in these matches.
Recommended tip: Paris Saint-Germain vs Nantes
Here we present a free betting tip for this Ligue 1 match. The prediction is formed as a conclusion based on the abovementioned stats and facts for Paris Saint-Germain and Nantes.