Nimes vs Nice
France Ligue 1
Date: Saturday 10th November 2018
Kick off at 19:00 UK/ 20:00 CET
Venue: Stade des Costieres (Nimes)
Loïck Landre and Anthony Briançon had been both returned within the squad towards Dijon and could start here.
Renaud Ripart inspired at proper-lower back and should hold his region there, with Sada Thioub gambling his standard role similarly ahead.
After triumphing four-0 away to Dijon, Nîmes are not likely to make any changes.
Youcef Attal is match once more after coming off the bench in the win over Amiens; that would see Nice pass returned to a three-5-2 formation.
Christophe Jallet is an alternative at either proper wing-returned if Attal is not absolutely fit, or as a part of a lower back three.
HEAD TO HEAD
This be the first encounter between Nîmes and Nice in any competitton considering March 2005 within the final 16 of the Coupe de France (which Nîmes won 4-zero), and also their first stumble upon in Ligue 1 due to the fact that February 1981 (Nice received 3-1).
NIMES VS NICE STATS
Nîmes have received most effective as soon as in their closing 10 Ligue 1 video games (D5 L4), though it did are available their final trip against Dijon (four-zero).
Nice have gained their remaining two games in Ligue 1 (1-zero towards Bordeaux in October & 1-0 against Amiens in November) but have did not win three in a row because December 2017 (4).
Nîmes have won simplest as soon as in their ultimate 18 domestic video games in Ligue 1 (D8 L9), defeating Marseille in August (3-1).
Nice have gained three of their remaining five away games in Ligue 1 (D1 L1), after triumphing not one of the previous 5 beforehand (D3 L2).
Nîmes scored 4 dreams in their last Ligue 1 recreation towards Dijon, after scoring most effective two dreams in the previous six matches.
Nice have stored a clean sheet in each in their ultimate video games in Ligue 1 (v Bordeaux in October and v Amiens in November). Indeed, they may make it 3 in a row for the first time given that February 2015.
Nice’s five wins in Ligue 1 this season had been via a one purpose margin, greater wins by using a single goal than another group in the league thus far.
Teji Savanier has been concerned in four desires in seven games in Ligue 1 for Nimes this season (2 goals, 2 assists) – Indeed, Nîmes have no longer gained a recreation within the pinnacle-flight with out him this season (D4 L1), scoring on common best zero.Eight desires per sport compared to 2.0 when he performs (W3 D1 L3).
Nice’s 8 dreams in Ligue 1 this season were scored by seven exclusive gamers, handiest Allan Saint-Maximin has scored multiple aim for Les Aiglons this season (2).
Nimes vs Nice: Prediction
We need to forget about records among the 2 aspects as there may be none. What we are able to pay appreciate too is how properly Nice were playing now not just faraway from home however maintaining smooth sheets and growing an average defence in recent video games.
Nimes have goals in them but best while they arrive up against a facet willing to assault and create space. Nice received’t do this and that is why we can be backing Nice to get some thing from this sport and frustrate the house facet.
Nimes vs Nice: Bet Tips
Nice to maintain a clean sheet at three.50 (five/2)
Under 2.5 desires at 1.Seventy two (eight/eleven).