Motion continues in France’s Ligue 1 this weekend, as Nantes face off with Dijon on Sunday afternoon.
Each of those sides have been struggling within the present marketing campaign. Nantes are sitting in 14th place whereas Dijon are all-time low with solely eight factors to their identify.
Nantes vs Dijon Head-to-Head
Nantes have been on a slide as of late, profitable simply one in every of their final six video games. That victory got here again on 8 November over Lorient, whereas their most up-to-date fixture noticed them fall to defeat by the hands of Strasbourg.
Most notably, they’ve struggled for targets not too long ago, with simply 5 scored in these previous six video games.
Dijon, in the meantime, picked up their first win of 2020-21 on 29 November by defeating Good 3-1. They adopted that with a draw in opposition to Saint-Etienne final weekend. Nonetheless, their type has largely been horrific this season, with seven losses in 13 video games.
And their battle for targets has been even worse than their opponents’ this weekend. They’ve solely managed eight all season, with slightly below half of them coming in that win over Good.
Final season noticed Nantes come out on prime within the fixtures in opposition to Dijon. They drew 3-3 on the Stade Gaston Gerard, after which got here out 1-0 winners on the Stade de la Beaujoire.
Nantes type information: W-D-D-L-L
Dijon type information: D-D-L-W-D
Nantes vs Dijon Group Information
Nantes have quite a lot of gamers unavailable for this recreation. Kalifa Coulibaly, Jean-Kevin Augustin, Roli Pereira de Sa and Anthony Limbombe are all out with accidents, with solely Limbombe anticipated to return this month.
Injured: Kalifa Coulibaly, Jean-Kevin Augustin, Roli Pereira de Sa, Anthony Limbombe
Dijon shall be lacking Ahmad Ngouyamsa, Senou Coulibaly and Yassine Benzia attributable to accidents. The sport is anticipated to come back too quickly for Wesley Lautoa, who’s recovering from a damaged toe.
Fouad Chafik is suspended and can miss this match.
Injured: Ahmad Ngouyamsa, Senou Coulibaly, Yassine Benzia
Uncertain: Wesley Lautoa
Suspended: Fouad Chafik
Nantes vs Dijon Predicted XI
Nantes predicted XI (4-2-3-1): Alban Lafont, Sebastien Corchia, Andrei Girotto, Nicolas Pallois, Fabio, Abdoulaye Toure, Mehdi Abeid, Abdoul Kader Bamba, Ludovic Blas, Moses Simon, Randal Kolo Muani
Dijon predicted XI (4-2-3-1): Anthony Racioppi, Sacha Boey, Bruno Ecuele Manga, Jonathan Panzo, Ngonda Muzinga, Didier Ndong, Pape Chiekh Diop Gueye, Eric Ebimbe, Bersant Celina, Mounir Chouiar, Mama Balde
Nantes vs Dijon Prediction
Each of those sides have had difficult begins to the 2020-21 marketing campaign, however I’m favoring Nantes right here. Their defence ought to be capable of maintain as much as Dijon’s goal-shy assault, and so they’ve in all probability obtained sufficient power throughout the pitch to edge this match.
Prediction: Nantes 1-0 Dijon
Revealed 10 Dec 2020, 18:38 IST