Our betting analysts at Ace Football preview the Ligue 1 round 5 game between PSG and Nice and offer team stats, facts, and the best betting suggestions for the match.
In Ligue 1 this coming Friday, PSG and Nice will go toe-to-toe at Parc des Princes.
The stakes are high, with PSG ranking second in the table, boasting an impressive eight points from four matches. Meanwhile, visitors Nice are currently sitting at a respectable eighth place with six points.
Team form: PSG vs Nice
Their last three matches saw PSG drawing 1-1 with Toulouse, before taking out Lens by 3-1, and Lyon by 1-4. PSG won half of their previous six matches on home soil in the Ligue 1, while also drawing one. They suffered two defeats, while they scored 14 and conceded eight goals.
In their last three matches, Nice drew 1-1 with Lorient, 0-0 with Lyon, and beat Strasbourg by 2-0. Nice claimed two wins against two draws and two defeats in their last six away matches in the Ligue 1. The scoreline from these matches reads seven goals conceded and six scored.
Betting stats and facts for PSG and Nice
Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on the stats from the last couple of matches that PSG and Nice played across all tournaments.
- PSG have scored in 16 of the last 18 matches
- In 7 of the last 9 PSG home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- In the last 3 matches in a row PSG played, both teams scored
- PSG have not lost the last 5 matches in a row
- In 5 of the last 7 PSG matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- In the last 8 Nice matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 7 of the last 8 Nice matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- Nice have conceded in 10 of the last 12 away matches
- In 7 of the last 9 Nice away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Nice have scored in 9 of the last 11 matches
Players under the radar: PSG vs Nice
This match will feature a thrilling battle between two in-form players: Kylian Mbappe and Gaetan Laborde. Mbappe has been on fire, scoring an impressive six Ligue 1 goals in his last six games. Meanwhile, Laborde has also been turning heads with his own tally of four goals in the same timeframe.
Betting markets: PSG vs Nice
PSG have not lost to Nice in 12 consecutive home meetings. The Parisians claimed three wins in the previous 10 matches at home, as well as drawing two and losing five. Nice won three of their last 10 away games, as they also drew two and lost five of these matches. In their previous seven Ligue 1 outings, Nice remained undefeated.
Both teams to score
PSG scored the first goal in seven out of their last ten games. Curiously, Nice only scored the opening goal of the match in three of the last ten away games. Nice managed two wins without conceding a goal in their previous 10 matches.
PSG scored an average of 1.8 goals in their last ten matches in which over 2.5 goals happened six times. Over 2.5 goals happened in three of the last ten outings for Nice, who managed to score 1.1 times in those matches.
Betting tip: PSG vs Nice
To sum up, the upcoming match between PSG and Nice seems to be a good betting opportunity. Considering the above statements, we have come up with a betting prediction for this Ligue 1 game.