Niort and Laval will play on Saturday, March 18th, 2023 in a Ligue 2 game to be held in France, check the Niort vs Laval betting tip 2022/2023 to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Niort vs Laval will occur
The game takes place in the small Stade René Gaillard stadium, in the city of Niort, with a capacity for 10406 spectators, that will try to help the team achieve a positive result.
Where to follow the live game
Including statistics, events and odds, you can follow the match live at Betarena, with access to all the information to help with your sports betting.
Introduction to the Niort vs Laval 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.
Niort last match
Niort in its last official match lost (1-0) against Pau, in a match valid for Ligue 2. Coach O. Tchomogo’s lined up a 4-1-4-1 formation.
A defeat of the home team had odds of 2.2, which makes it clear that a close match was expected.
The defense certainly did not have an easy time in this match. The worst in the department is perhaps Quentin Bernard, who was missing in the most important moments of the match. One of the worst on the field.
Laval 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, Laval, who used a 5-4-1 formation, faced the Paris team with a final score of 1-1.
A fairly even game was expected, with odds for the home defeat at 2.38.
Niort vs Laval h2h
Laval was in 14th place when they last went head-to-head in Ligue 2 against Niort, who was in 20th place. Laval formed a 3-5-2 arrangement while Niort took to the pitch with a 4-2-3-1 formation.
The previous meeting between these two teams was in the 2022/2023 season of the Ligue 2. The meeting took place on 05-11-2022 and ended with a 2-1 win for Laval.
The last time these two teams faced off, neither team had a decisive advantage.
Ligue 2 leaderboard now
With 23 points won, Niort is in 20th place on the leaderboard, which leaves the team in the Relegation zone. The team’s campaign so far is 6 wins against 16 losses, plus 5 draws.
In the 28th round, the team suffers a small disadvantage of 3 points compared to Nîmes who occupies position 19.
Currently, Niort has a tally of 24 goals scored and 44 goals against, at the end of round 27 of Ligue 2.
Recent performances have highlighted that Niort is having trouble generating goals, with a low number of goals for and a high number of failed to score matches. This suggests that the team is struggling to create quality chances and convert them into goals, indicating the need for improvement in their attacking play.
Niort’s ball possession percentage is 45.89% in this tournament, which is why the team shows rather a waiting game than an offensive one. Fans fear that this could pose a problem in scoring in the next match against Laval and would like a more aggressive attitude with more goals from their favorites.
Best goalscorer from Niort
When we analyze the team’s attack so far, the competition’s performance at the individual level Bilal Boutobba is the player to highlight. Helping Niort with 9 goals scored this season, the Attacker has been instrumental in achieving positive outcomes.
It should also be noted that 4 of the goals scored by the player were from the penalty spot.
Ligue 2 leaderboard now
Laval arrives in this game with 31 points, and in 15th place in the Ligue 2, having won 9 games in total and lost 14 times, making a total of 4 draws.
We have reached matchday 27 in Ligue 2 and at the moment Laval has made 31 goals and conceded 40.
The average number of shots toward the net of Laval can give us useful indications about the team’s offensive abilities, and its goal average. The team counted 3.59 shots into the opponent’s goal for each match played.
Laval is a more offensive team than Niort, having 2657 attacks vs. 2310 from Niort, having scored 31 times, in comparison, Niort converted into goal 24 times.
Best goalscorer from Laval
Julien Maggiotti has proved to be a tremendous individual asset for the team’s offense this season. With 7 goals scored in the competition, the Midfielder has been instrumental in leading Laval to obtain favorable outcomes on several occasions.
It should also be noted that 1 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 Niort is B. Boutobba, who has already scored 9 goals in the competition. On the other hand, the leading scorer of Laval is J. Maggiotti, he has scored in 7 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 Laval scores an average of 0.92 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 1.6.
Corners Top Betting Tips
Something to explore in order to get favorable betting results is noting the average of 4.09 corners per game which one can get by combining the number of corners of both teams.
Cards Top Betting Tips
Highly disciplined, the teams have an average of only 3.78 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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Niort vs Laval betting tip 2022/2023: FAQ
The match will be played on March 18th, 2023, Saturday.
The match will take place at the Stade René Gaillard stadium in Niort.
The last time these teams faced each other was in Ligue 2 match, referring to the 2022/2023 season, and ended with a 2-1 result for Laval.
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!