Bordeaux vs Angers Betting Prediction
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After seeing their red-hot form come to a halt in recent weeks, Bordeaux will hope to reignite their Ligue 1 (L1) top-half surge against Angers, who are keen to stay away from the relegation zone.
A disastrous middle period of the season aside, Bordeaux are a side that look worthy of a challenge for a top-half place. However, their winning momentum was broken by a three-match winless run (D1, L2) and the hosts currently find themselves ninth in L1. With teams from fifth to 13th separated by just six points, there is a lot at stake for the hosts.
Angers are at a crucial stage of the season themselves, having picked up two wins coming into this game. That has helped the visitors steer away from the relegation zone, giving them a buffer of three points above the bottom three.
Bordeaux are unbeaten in three home matches (W2, D1) coming into this encounter. With ten games left to play in the season and a favourable run of games, Bordeaux will fancy their top-half chances, starting with this encounter.
Though they won their last away game, Angers have been poor travellers in general. That win was their only away win in nine games (W1, D3, L5), during which they have scored seven and conceded 13 goals. Furthermore, The last clean sheet for Angers away from home was in October 2017.
Betting Tips Players: Malcom (Bordeaux) has contributed eight goals and six assists. Therefore, he has created 42% of his side’s goals to date.
Karl Toko Ekambi (Angers) has created 14 goals and four assists – 56% of his team’s total.
Betting Tips Strategy: Bordeaux are winless in the last six encounters against Angers (D2, L4).
Only PSG (four) have conceded fewer goals than Bordeaux (eight) in the league in 2018.
Betting Prediction: Bordeaux to win