Rodez and Pau will face each other in a Ligue 2 game in France on Friday, May 26th, 2023, check the Rodez vs Pau betting tip 2022/2023 to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Rodez vs Pau will occur
The game will be played in the small Stade Paul Lignon stadium, in the city of Rodez, with a capacity for 5955 spectators, that will try to help the team achieve a positive result.
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Introduction to the Rodez vs Pau 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.
Rodez last match
The last match ended in a draw for the Rodez team. On that occasion they met Grenoble Foot 38 for the Ligue 2, and the match ended 1-1. Coach D. Santini’s lined up a 3-5-2 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 3.20.
Rodez average performance has certainly not been brilliant. One of the few who made a difference is Sambou Soumano: well positioned on the field, with a well-tuned foot, he was instrumental to the team in saving the result.
Pau 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, Pau, who used a 4-2-3-1 formation, faced the Bastia team with a final score of 2-6.
The odds for the defeat of the home team before the match were 2.60, so it was expected to be a fairly even match.
Rodez vs Pau h2h
Pau was in 16th place in the Ligue 2 while Rodez was in 14th place, the last time these teams faced each other. Pau team entered the field with the 3-5-2 formation, the same tactic Rodez used in the match.
The last time these teams met was for a Ligue 2 match, on 08-10-2022, referring to the 2022/2023 season, in a competitive game that ended with a 2-2 draw.
Last time a draw between these teams, what to expect now?
Ligue 2 leaderboard now
Rodez joins the match with 43 points. They rank in 13th place in the Ligue 2, the team also suffers from a negative balance having won only 10 games, losing 13, and scoring 13 draws.
In the 37th round, the team enjoys an advantage of 1 point over the 14th place ranked Valenciennes team. The team also has 1 point less than Amiens SC team that is placed in the 12th place.
Rodez have a negative goal difference, having after 36 rounds conceded 41 goals to opponents and scored 36. An average to improve.
Rodez is not a team that imposes its rhythms on the field, it usually has a rather counterattacking game: in fact, during this league we see that it has an average ball possession of 45.06%. In the next match against Pau a change of attitude on the field will be needed, Rodez will have to try to maintain possession to create goal chances and win.
Best goalscorer from Rodez
In the individual highlights of the team in the offensive sector, the focus falls on Clément Depres so far in the competition. With 8 goals with his signature, the Attacker has helped his team Rodez to achieve victorious results this season.
It should also be noted that 1 of the goals scored by the player were from the penalty spot.
Ligue 2 leaderboard now
With 41 points won, Pau is in 17th place on the leaderboard, which leaves the team in the Relegation zone. The team’s campaign so far is 10 wins against 15 losses, plus 11 draws.
In the 37th round, Dijon, that is in the 16th place, has the same score.
After round 36 of Ligue 2 we count 36 goals scored by Pau and 50 conceded.
The average shooting on goal for the Pau team in the league is not the best. There are only 3.5 per game. This turns out to be another good indication that the team does not usually score many goals or give much work to the opposing goalkeepers.
The outcome of the match promises to be less than positive for the team, which is awaiting a complicated away game and has some less than comforting attacking numbers: only 1 goals on average per game in this tournament.
Best goalscorer from Pau
When we analyze the team’s attack so far, the competition’s performance at the individual level Yanis Begraoui is the player to highlight. Helping Pau with 7 goals scored this season, the Attacker has been instrumental in achieving positive outcomes.
It is important to highlight that more than 50% of the goals scored by this player were from the penalty spot. More precisely, 4 of the 7 goals scored have this characteristic.
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 Rodez is Clément Depres, who has already scored 8 goals in the competition. On the other hand, the leading scorer of Pau is Yanis Begraoui, he has scored in 7 opportunities.
Between 75-90 minutes is a good time to bet as some study have shown this to be the time where most goals occur.
Bets on the under 2.5 goals market is an alternative because adding the goals scored at home by Rodez 0.89 and the average conceding goals of the visiting team Pau 0.94 does not exceed the average of 3 goals, suggesting a good entry in this market.
Currently, at Bet365, the odds for the Total Goals Under 2.5 market are quoted at 1.75.
Corners Top Betting Tips
There is an average of 4.12 corners per game, making this a good thing to note if one wishes to obtain good results in sports betting.
Cards Top Betting Tips
Highly disciplined, the teams have an average of only 3.92 yellow cards per match, when added together. In other words, the ‘Under 4.5 cards’ option looks like a great alternative for bettors.
This is a match with several good betting entries to have some return on sports betting.
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Rodez vs Pau betting tip 2022/2023: FAQ
The match will be played on May 26th, 2023, Friday.
The match will take place at the Stade Paul Lignon stadium in Rodez.
The last time these teams faced each other was in Ligue 2 match, referring to the 2022/2023 season, and ended with a 2-2 draw.
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.