A football match between Laval and Nîmes of the Ligue 2 will take place in France on Friday, May 26th, 2023, check the Laval vs Nîmes betting tip 2022/2023 to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Laval vs Nîmes will occur
The game is set to be played in the small Stade Francis Le Basser stadium, in the city of Laval, with a capacity for 18467 spectators, who hope to help the team to surprise in this match.
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Introduction to the Laval vs Nîmes 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.
Laval last match
Laval in its last official match lost (3-0) against Bordeaux, in a match valid for Ligue 2. Coach O. Frapolli’s lined up a 5-4-1 formation.
Before the match all forecasts pointed to a defeat. The odds of their win, 5.50 were the best proof of this.
If the entire defensive department of the team had considerable difficulties, the one who suffered the most is certainly Dembo Sylla. The player made a lot of mistakes throughout the match, and he will have to work hard over the course of the season if he wants to help his team win and climb the standings.
Nîmes 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, Nîmes, who used a 4-2-3-1 formation, faced the Dijon team with a final score of 1-2.
The match between the two teams was expected to be quite close, as evidenced by the fact that the home team’s defeat had odds of 1.85.
Laval vs Nîmes h2h
Nîmes was in 15th place in the Ligue 2 while Laval was in 7th place, the last time these teams faced each other. Nîmes team entered the field with the 5-3-2 formation, the same tactic Laval used in the match.
The most recent precedent between these two clubs was in 27-08-2022, in the 2022/2023 season of the Ligue 2, which ended with a 1-0 win for Nîmes.
The last match between these two clubs was a seesaw battle to the end.
The Laval team’s run of five games has been of preferable outcome, compared to the Nîmes team.
Ligue 2 leaderboard now
With 40 points won, Laval is in 18th place on the leaderboard, which leaves the team in the Relegation zone. The team’s campaign so far is 12 wins against 20 losses, plus 4 draws.
In the 37th round, the team has a small disadvantage of 1 point compared to Pau which is just above, in 17th place.
The Laval team comes from a defeat in the Ligue 2, and its coach Olivier Frapolli wants to counter this trend by imposing a loss on his opponent, using the advantage of playing at home.
After round number 36 in Ligue 2, Laval has 40 goals scored and 55 conceded.
The average number of shots towards goal for Laval is not among the best, with only 3.86 a match. This is a good indicator that the team does not have a very good scoring average, and does not engage the opposing goalkeepers too much.
The average ball possession of Laval in this league is 46.14%, which means that the team has a rather wait-and-see attitude and does not often take over the ball of the game. Therefore, for the match against Nîmes they should do something to reverse the trend and try to impose their game on their opponents if they want the win.
Best goalscorer from Laval
At the individual level, in this competition’s offensive sector, it is worth mentioning Simon Elisor. The Attacker has already scored 7 goals in the competition, being extremely important for Laval, who have benefited from his performances several times to achieve essential triumphs.
It should also be noted that 2 of the goals scored by the player were from the penalty spot.
Ligue 2 leaderboard now
With 33 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 9 wins against 21 losses, plus 6 draws.
Which means that in the 37th round, the team is ahead with an advantage of 5 points over Niort team who is in the 20th place.
Currently, in the Ligue 2, Nîmes sums 41 goals for and a total of 59 goals against, after 36 rounds played.
Best goalscorer from Nîmes
At the individual level, in this competition’s offensive sector, it is worth mentioning Malik Tchokounte. The Attacker has already scored 11 goals in the competition, being extremely important for Nîmes, who have benefited from his performances several times to achieve essential triumphs.
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 Laval is Simon Elisor, who has already scored 7 goals in the competition. On the other hand, the leading scorer of Nîmes is Malik Tchokounte, he has scored in 11 opportunities.
75-90 minutes into the game is a good time to bet with most goals being made in this period.
Seeing that Nîmes has an average of 0.94 goals per match outside their domains, the option under 2.5 goals is an appealing one. This market makes much sense since the team usually doesn’t concede goals playing as a visitor.
Currently, at Bet365, the odds for the Total Goals Under 2.5 market are quoted at 1.85.
Corners Top Betting Tips
One should consider that the combined number of corners of both teams will give an average of 4.12 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 3.61 yellow cards per match, when added together. In other words, the ‘Under 4.5 cards’ option looks like a great alternative for bettors.
On the Laval side, we know that it is a more aggressive team having received the red card 6 times this season, very different from Nîmes who only saw the red card 3 times. Both the red and yellow cards market can be a good bet.
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Laval vs Nîmes betting tip 2022/2023: FAQ
The match will be played on May 26th, 2023, Friday.
The match will take place at the Stade Francis Le Basser stadium in Laval.
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.
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.