Bastia and Le Havre will meet each other in a football match counting for Ligue 2 on May 26th, 2023, Friday, in France, check the Bastia vs Le Havre betting tip 2022/2023 to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Bastia vs Le Havre will occur
The game is set to be played in the small Stade Armand-Césari stadium, in the city of Furiani, with a capacity for 16078 spectators, who hope to help the team to surprise in this match.
Where to follow the live game
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Introduction to the Bastia vs Le Havre betting tip 2022/2023
In the current edition of the Ligue 2, we can see a growth in the average goals. While last season the tournament had an average of 2.29 goals per match, now the competition has an average of 2.41 goals per match.
Bastia last match
Bastia comes from a win in the last match played. On that occasion the opponent was Pau, in a match valid for Ligue 2, and the match ended 2-6. Coach R. Brouard’s team lined up with this formation: 3-4-3.
The forecast was that the match between the two teams would be quite close, hence the home win had odds of 2.60.
With 3 goals scored in the game, the man of the match was Frank Magri. In addition to the goals scored, he performed very well in general, helping Bastia come out with a positive result.
Le Havre last match
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives at this match after a defeat in the last round. In a dispute valid for Ligue 2, Le Havre, who used a 4-3-3 formation, faced the Valenciennes team with a final score of 0-2.
Nobody was counting on a defeat in this match. The team had all the favoritism in their favor, but they could not avoid being defeated, an outcome that had odds of 5.75.
Bastia vs Le Havre h2h
Le Havre was in 4th place when they last went head-to-head in Ligue 2 against Bastia, who was in 7th place. Le Havre formed a 4-3-3 arrangement while Bastia took to the pitch with a 3-4-1-2 formation.
The last time these two teams clashed was on 08-10-2022, in a match of the 2022/2023 season of the Ligue 2, and the match ended with a 3-0 win for Le Havre.
Curiosity about previous games
The two teams had very different results in their previous games. While Bastia thrashed in a game that was not expected to be so easy, against Pau, Le Havre lost in a match against Valenciennes. Let’s see how this previous result can interfere with the morale of the teams for this game.
It is important to note that much of this opposing scenario is due to the performance of Frank Magri, who had a brilliant performance and was key in the impressive team victory.
Ligue 2 leaderboard now
Considering the home team Bastia, standing in 4th place with 59 points in the Ligue 2 competition in France. Their performance statistics have been such as 17 wins, 11 losses and, 8 draws.
Which means that, with an advantage of 1 point, the team is ahead the Caen team closing in at the 5th place in the 37th round.
At the end of round 36 of Ligue 2, Bastia collected 49 goals scored and 41 goals conceded.
With an average of 4.44 shots on goal per match, Bastia certainly cannot call itself a fearsome, or particularly prolific, attack, and this is another very good indicator to take into account in evaluations.
With 48.92% of ball possession averaged per game over the course of this league, Bastia can hardly be said to be the kind of team that imposes its textures on the field. However,in the next match of the season against Le Havre they will have to come down with a whole different attitude on the pitch, and try to build more scoring chances.
While having won 6 games playing away from home, this team knows how to take advantage of their home court with 11 wins, 4 losses, and 3 draws.
Best goalscorer from Bastia
Individually, the team’s most offensive player in the competition so far is Frank Magri. The Attacker has scored 13 times in the current season and has helped Bastia come out with a positive result on several occasions.
Ligue 2 leaderboard now
The Le Havre team with 71 points currently occupies the 1st place of the leaderboard, being in the qualifying place for the Promotion, with a campaign of 19 wins, 14 draws, and 3 losses.
Le Havre analysis
Le Havre after 36 days has put up 44 goals scored, and taken 18, and thus record has a positive goal difference.
This is a top 5 team in the Ligue 2 that wants to keep up with the good performances!
Teams can usually exert control over their opponents with ball possession above 50%. Therefore, the Le Havre team typically seeks to control the game with an average ball possession of 56.06%.
Opponents usually do not have much of a chance against away team Le Havre, with a balance of 9 wins, 2 losses, and 7 draws in the Ligue 2.
Best goalscorer from Le Havre
If we want to highlight a player from the team’s attack at this stage, we have to name Quentin Cornette. The Attacker scored 6 goals in the current season, helping Le Havre to achieve victory in several disputes.
Historical data: Le Havre
With 5 titles won in the history of the tournament, the Le Havre team is one of the competition’s leading names. The record of the team will impact the final outcome of the match and it will not be the first time the team has managed to impress their opponents with a win at a time when they are in bad shape.
Bet suggestions for this game:
Goals Top Betting Tips
It can also be interesting to bet on who will score in this match. The featured player of Bastia is Frank Magri, who has already scored 13 goals in the competition. On the other hand, the leading scorer of Le Havre is Quentin Cornette, he has scored in 6 opportunities.
Le Havre has conceded 9 away goals in 18 away matches. Here the recommended bet will be that Le Havre will have a clean sheet, remember that the last time these teams met the score was 3-0, something to take into consideration.
For those following the live game, it has been known that between 75-90 minutes is a period where most goals are scored making this a good time to bet.
Taking into consideration that Le Havre scores an average of 1.22 goals per match when playing away, we should consider the under 2.5 betting market, especially because this team usually does not concede goals when playing out of their stadium.
At the bookmaker Bet365, the market of Total Goals Under 2.5 is with great odds.
Corners Top Betting Tips
To obtain good betting results, remembering that there is an average of 5.17 corners per game when the corners numbers of both teams are combined.
Cards Top Betting Tips
These teams together have a combined average of 4.83 yellow cards per match. Therefore, it might be a good option to bet on the ‘Over 4.5 cards’ option in this duel.
On the Bastia side, we know that it is a more aggressive team having received the red card 8 times this season, very different from Le Havre who only saw the red card 3 times. Both the red and yellow cards market can be a good bet.
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Bastia vs Le Havre betting tip 2022/2023: FAQ
The match will be played on May 26th, 2023, Friday.
The match will take place at the Stade Armand-Césari stadium in Furiani.
The last time these teams faced each other was in Ligue 2 match, referring to the 2022/2023 season, and ended with a 3-0 result for Le Havre.
For this match, the probability indicates that the net is more likely to swing between 75-90 minutes.
The bookmaker with the best odds for this match is Bet365.
When analyzing football matches, it’s important to consider a variety of factors such as team form, injuries and suspensions, head-to-head records, home and away form, and tactical matchups. You can find all this information and more on Betarena. You should also take into account any external factors such as weather conditions, the importance of the match, and team motivation.
Yes, statistics can be a useful tool when analyzing football matches for betting purposes. At Betarena, we provide access to a wealth of statistical information such as team and player form, goals scored and conceded, possession percentage, shots on target, and corner kicks. However, it’s important to not rely solely on statistics and to also consider the subjective factors mentioned earlier.