Le Havre and Saint-Étienne will be playing against each other on Saturday, March 18th, 2023, in a Ligue 2 football game in France, check the Le Havre vs Saint-Étienne betting tip 2022/2023 to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Le Havre vs Saint-Étienne will occur
The game takes place in the small Stade Océane stadium, in the city of Le Havre, with a capacity for 25181 spectators, that will try to help the team achieve a positive result.
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Introduction to the Le Havre vs Saint-Étienne 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.
Le Havre last match
The last match ended in a draw for the Le Havre team. On that occasion they met Metz for the Ligue 2, and the match ended 1-1. Coach L. Elsner’s lined up a 4-3-3 formation.
In the previous analysis the draw was among the logical results of this match, especially because it was expected a fairly even game between both teams and had odds around 3.
Le Havre average performance has certainly not been brilliant. One of the few who made a difference is Josué Casimir: well positioned on the field, with a well-tuned foot, he was instrumental to the team in saving the result.
Saint-Étienne last match
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives at this match after a draw in the last round. In a dispute valid for Ligue 2, Saint-Étienne, who used a 3-5-2 formation, faced the Amiens SC team with a final score of 1-1.
Taking into account the previous analysis, the probabilities of winning were high, which is reason enough to consider the draw (odd 4) as a bad outcome.
Le Havre vs Saint-Étienne h2h
Saint-Étienne was in 20th place in the Ligue 2 while Le Havre was in 15th place, the last time these teams faced each other. Saint-Étienne team entered the field with the 4-3-3 formation, the same tactic Le Havre used in the match.
The last face-to-face between these two clubs was on 20-08-2022 in a Ligue 2 match of the 2022/2023 season. On that occasion, the match ended with a 0-6 win for Le Havre.
The Saint-Étienne team in the last five matches has achieved more regular results, with a total of 3 wins, compared to the Le Havre team, which won only 2 matches.
Ligue 2 leaderboard now
The Le Havre team with 56 points currently occupies the 1st place of the leaderboard, being in the qualifying place for the Promotion, with a campaign of 15 wins, 11 draws and 1 loss.
This means that, in the 28th round, the team has an advantage of 9 points, and the Bordeaux team is just behind in 2nd place.
Le Havre analysis
Currently, Le Havre has a tally of 37 goals scored and 12 goals against, at the end of round 27 of Ligue 2.
Ball possession above 50% usually gives teams some control over their opponents. This is why the Le Havre team typically goes for an average ball possession of 56.04% in an attempt to control the game.
Having a record of 9 wins versus 0 losses, and 4 draws in comparison to the 6 games they won as the visiting team, there’s no place like home for this team.
Best goalscorer from Le Havre
When we analyze the team’s attack so far, the competition’s performance at the individual level Quentin Cornette is the player to highlight. Helping Le Havre with 6 goals scored this season, the Attacker has been instrumental in achieving positive outcomes.
Historical data Le Havre
With 5 titles in the history of the tournament, the Le Havre team is one of the leading names in the competition. The team’s record can influence the final result of the match; it would not be the first time that the team managed to surprise with a victory at a time of worse results.
Ligue 2 leaderboard now
Saint-Étienne arrives in this game with 32 points, and in 13th place in the Ligue 2, having won 9 games in total and lost 10 times, making a total of 8 draws.
This means that Annecy team, in 14th place, is close behind in the 28th round with the same number of points.
Saint-Étienne counted 39 goals scored and 41 conceded at the end of [Major League Soccer] day number 27.
Best goalscorer from Saint-Étienne
At the individual level in the team’s offensive line, we have to highlight Jean-Philippe Krasso. With 13 goals on his own, the Attacker has been instrumental in helping the Saint-Étienne team achieving several victories this season.
It should also be noted that 6 of the goals scored by the player were from the penalty spot.
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Goals Top Betting Tips
It can also be interesting to bet on who will score in this match. The featured player of Le Havre is Q. Cornette, who has already scored 6 goals in the competition. On the other hand, the leading scorer of Saint-Étienne is J. Krasso, he has scored in 13 opportunities.
A good bet could be made between 75-90 minutes of the game as this is the time most goals are scored.
Taking into consideration that Saint-Étienne scores an average of 1.31 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 1.57.
Corners Top Betting Tips
One will find that combining the number of corners of both teams gives an average of 5.32 corners per game, making this something to note in attempting to obtain good betting results.
Cards Top Betting Tips
Le Havre has an average of 2.3 yellow cards per game over the 27 rounds, while Saint-Étienne has an average of 2.5. In other words, these teams together are averaging 4.96 yellow cards per match. Therefore, it might be a good option to bet on the ‘Over 4.5 cards’ option in this duel.
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Le Havre vs Saint-Étienne betting tip 2022/2023: FAQ
The match will be played on March 18th, 2023, Saturday.
The match will take place at the Stade Océane stadium in Le Havre.
The last time these teams faced each other was in Ligue 2 match, referring to the 2022/2023 season, and ended with a 0-6 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!