Bordeaux will be playing against Nîmes in a Ligue 2 football match scheduled to take place on Saturday, March 18th, 2023, in France, check the Bordeaux vs Nîmes betting tip 2022/2023 to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Bordeaux vs Nîmes will occur
The game will be played in the mythical Stade Matmut-Atlantique stadium, in the city of Bordeaux, with a capacity for 42115 spectators, who hope to help the team to surprise in this match.
Where to follow the live game
You can follow the match live on Betarena, with access to all the information to help you with your sports betting, including statistics, events and odds.
Introduction to the Bordeaux vs Nîmes betting tip 2022/2023
Despite the season change, the Ligue 2 has not changed much regarding goals. Today’s average goals in the competition are still similar to what was seen in the tournament’s last edition. The current mark is 2.3 goals per game, which is very close to the 2.29 goals per game of the last championship.
Bordeaux last match
Bordeaux comes from a draw in the last match played. On that occasion the opponent was Sochaux, in a match valid for Ligue 2, and the match ended 1-1. Coach D. Guion’s team lined up with this formation: 4-3-3.
Before the match the draw had odds around 3.25, so the tie was a logical result for a match that was expected to be quite evenly matched.
Although the overall performance of Bordeaux fell short of the pre-match expectations, the good performance of some players should be noted. For example, Dilane Bakwa played an excellent match and showed himself to be a solid point for his teammates to rely on even in times of difficulty.
Nîmes last match
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives at this match after a victory in the last round. In a dispute valid for Ligue 2, Nîmes, who used a 4-2-3-1 formation, faced the Quevilly Rouen team with a final score of 0-0.
A very even game was expected, with odds for the home win at 3.1.
Bordeaux vs Nîmes h2h
The last time these teams battled against each other in Ligue 2, Bordeaux ranked 1st place while Nîmes was in 19th place. Bordeaux took to the field with a 4-3-3 tactic, while Nîmes deployed in a 4-3-1-2 formation.
These two clubs faced each other for the last time in a match of the 2022/2023 Ligue 2 season. The match, played on 05-11-2022, recorded the 1-0 win for Nîmes.
The previous match between these teams was a cliffhanger.
The Bordeaux team in the last five matches has achieved more regular results, with a total of 2 wins, compared to the Nîmes team, which won only 1 game.
Ligue 2 leaderboard now
The Bordeaux team with 47 points currently occupies the 2nd place of the leaderboard, being in the qualifying place for the Promotion, with a campaign of 13 wins, 8 draws and 6 losses.
This means that in the 28th round, the Sochaux team is closing in at 3rd place, with 1 point separating them.
After 27 rounds, Bordeaux has a positive ratio of goals scored and goals against. The team sums 38 goals for and 23 conceded.
Bordeaux average number of shots on goal is 4.07 per match, and this is another important indicator that tells us that the team certainly does not have an irresistible attack, and therefore scores little.
The Bordeaux team seeks to control the game by trying to achieve an average ball possession of 54.33%. This is based on the observation that ball possession above 50% typically gives teams some control over their opponents.
Winning 6 games playing away from home, the team has more positive results playing at home with 7 wins, 2 losses, and 4 draws.
Bordeaux is a more offensive team than Nîmes, having 2598 attacks vs. 2499 from Nîmes, having scored 38 times. In comparison, Nîmes converted into goal 28 times.
Best goalscorer from Bordeaux
In this season, the individual highlight is Josh Maja that has dominated the offensive side. The Attacker has already scored 11 times this season, becoming crucial in the positive results that Bordeaux achieved in several matches.
It is important to highlight that more than 50% of the goals scored by this player were from the penalty spot. More precisely, 6 of the 11 goals scored have this characteristic.
Ligue 2 leaderboard now
With 26 points won, Nîmes is in 19th place on the leaderboard, which leaves the team in the Relegation zone. The team’s campaign so far is 7 wins against 15 losses, plus 5 draws.
With the same score that the Dijon who occupies position 18, the team will fight for a best position in this 28th round.
Nîmes, with 28 goals scored and 42 conceded, has a negative goal difference after 27 rounds.
Best goalscorer from Nîmes
If we want to highlight a player from the team’s attack at this stage, we have to name Malik Tchokounte. The Attacker scored 10 goals in the current season, helping Nîmes to achieve victory in several disputes.
It should also be noted that 4 of the goals scored by the player were from the penalty spot.
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 Bordeaux is J. Maja, who has already scored 11 goals in the competition. On the other hand, the leading scorer of Nîmes is M. Tchokounté, he has scored in 10 opportunities.
Most goals are scored between 75-90 as some study shows, which makes this a good time to bet for those following the live game.
Taking into consideration that Nîmes scores an average of 1.07 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.
Currently, at Bet365, the odds for the Total Goals Under 2.5 market are quoted at 1.8.
Corners Top Betting Tips
One should consider that the combined number of corners of both teams will give an average of 3.58 corners per game if one would like to have good betting results.
Cards Top Betting Tips
Highly disciplined, the teams have an average of only 3.44 yellow cards per match, when added together. In other words, the ‘Under 4.5 cards’ option looks like a great alternative for bettors.
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Bordeaux vs Nîmes betting tip 2022/2023: FAQ
The match will be played on March 18th, 2023, Saturday.
The match will take place at the Stade Matmut-Atlantique stadium in Bordeaux.
The last time these teams faced each other was in Ligue 2 match, referring to the 2022/2023 season, and ended with a 1-0 result for Nîmes.
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!