Clermont vs Troyes prediction: Troyes almost created a surprise when they faced PSG on the opening day. Meanwhile, Clermont was enjoying the joy of victory. Returning to the Stade Gabriel-Montpied home ground in the second round, Clermont is determined to have a second victory this season.
- Match date: 01:00 pm on 2021/08/15
- Event: Ligue 1
- Stage: Matchday 2nd
- Location: Stade Gabriel Montpied
CLERMONT VS TROYES PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
With the home-field advantage in hand, Clermont has the right to be confident when welcoming Troyes. A promising match is not easy for Troyes.
Clermont’s form in the last 5 matches: W W W W W
Clermont is showing that they are a team that is not easy to play at the moment. Looking at the last 5 games played, Clermont has won all the way. Or more broadly, this rookie team is only losing 1/10 of the last 10 matches played. Besides, Clermont also has 8 consecutive unbeaten matches. With that stability, Les Lanciers is very confident to win the next round 2.
Looking at the last round, coach Pascal Gastien’s students marched to Bordeaux’s Matmut Atlantique stadium. Notably, despite having to play away from home, Clermont still has the dominance of play. Clermont’s ball possession rate is 56%, launching 19 shots. So it’s not surprising that Les Lanciers won 2-0 in the end.
Troyes’ form in the last 5 matches: W L L D L
On the opening day, Troyes welcomed PSG at home. The surprise happened right in the 9th minute when Hajjam opened the scoring for the home team. But before the attacking power of PSG, Troyes was unable to keep a clean sheet. At the end of the match, coach Laurent Batlless team had to receive a 1-2 defeat. However, with PSG handing over 1.5 goals, the bettor according to Troyes bet got money.
With that defeat, currently, Troyes has not been able to improve the stability of the results. The home team of the Stade de l’Aube has only 1 win in the last 5 matches. It was a 2-1 victory when playing a friendly against Dijon. However, right after that was a series of 4 consecutive games without winning with 3 losses and 1 draw. If they don’t improve the situation soon, they can hardly beat Clermont in the next match.
Select: Troyes FT.
Looking at the confrontation history, Troyes is having slightly better results than Clermont in the past. Specifically, they made the opponent taste defeat 11 times out of a total of 27 confrontations. In contrast, Clermont has 3 wins less than Troyes. Notably, 8 is also the number of times the two teams have held a draw.
However, in the last 5 matches alone, we see a slight improvement in Clermont’s results. This team has brought me 3 wins. And Troyes only won 1 match with 1 draw.
Select: Draw FT.
In the last 5 matches, Clermont has achieved quite impressive results when winning all 5 victories. The attack of this team has won 11 goals in hand. The equivalent of this is 2.4 goals/match. Although they have won in 5 matches, the defense is still a weakness that Clermont must improve. Because they have conceded 5 goals, an average of 1 goal/game.
For Troyes, if they don’t improve their defense soon, it will be difficult for them to win the next match. What they have had to receive in the last 5 matches are 9 goals. Therefore, on average, there are 1.8 goals conceded in a match. On the contrary, the attack also only plays at the necessary level of stability with 5 goals.
With Over/Under 2.5, Clermont’s last 5 matches have won 3 Over times, corresponding to a rate of 60%. On the side of Troyes, Over won 4 times in the last 5 matches they attended.
Select: Under 2.5 FT.
Clermont vs Troyes Prediction: Clermont 1-1 Troyes FT (0-1 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 2nd match of Ligue 1 between Clermont vs Troyes on 2021/08/15 of the CMD368 bookie.