Ligue 1 Action at the Stade Francis-Le Blé – Brest face RC Strasburg
Sunday’s clash at the Stade Francis-Le Blé- sees eighteenth placed RCSA, travel to seventeenth-placed Brest in the Ligue 1.
Brest have four points to their name, going into this tie
Brest will be buoyant, following a 3-1 away win against Rennes in their last fixture.
Also, Brest have a huge task to over-turn their rivals in this match, having already lost two matches this season. With four points (1W, 3L and 1D), they are established in seventeenth position in the League having won one game, drawn one game, and lost three meetings.
Playing at home, Brest have drawn one game and lost one game.
A victory for Brest would put them on 7 points.
Injury and illness have depleted Michel Der Zakarian’s Brest and they will likely be missing four key personnel for Sunday’s match.
This season’s Ligue 1 campaign, has so far seen RC Strasburg achieve three points
When RCSA last turned out in the Ligue 1, the result was a disappointing draw 1-1 against Nantes at Stade de La Meinau. They will be hoping for a better result this time.
Also, RCSA are quickly becoming the Ligue 1’s draw specialists, having recorded three in their last four meetings. With an eighteenth position in the league and 0 wins, 2 losses and 3 draws, they currently have three points in the League having drawn three games and lost two matches.
RCSA have drawn one game and lost one game of their two League matches on the road this season.
Winning this fixture will see RC Strasburg on 6 points.
RCSA are likely to be missing six of their key players when they start Sunday’s game, due to injury and illness.
Brest v RC Strasburg – Head-to-Heads.
Regarding their historical duels the recent form between these two sides has seen RCSA with a greater number of wins. In the last 13 meetings, they have enjoyed seven victories, to Brest’s two wins. Additionally, the last 13 fixtures against RCSA have resulted in seven wins for Brest. In their most recent meeting of this fixture was May 2022 and the score line ended up with a 0-1 away win for RC Strasburg.