Ligue 1 – Match-day 5: RC Strasburg v Nantes

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This Wednesday sees RCSA go head to head with Nantes at the Stade de La Meinau – Kick-off 7:00pm GMT.

Wednesday’s clash at the Stade de La Meinau- sees eleventh placed Nantes, travel to sixteenth-placed RCSA in the Ligue 1.

This season’s Ligue 1 campaign, has so far seen RC Strasburg achieve two points

It was three points secured for RCSA in their last fixture, beating Auxerre 1-0 at Stade de l’Abbe-Deschamps.

Also, RCSA seem unable to get over the line on a consistent basis, with two draws in three games. Now they have 0 matches won, 2 games lost and 2 duels drawn; that’s why they currently sit in sixteenth place, with a total of two points having drawn two games and lost two matches.

When RCSA host Nantes, they will do so on the back of one draw and one defeat on their own ground.

A win in this fixture, would take RC Strasburg’s points from 2 to 5, so far this season.

RCSA’s squad has depth, but even so, Julien Stephan is likely to be missing seven of they key players when they start Wednesday’s game.

Nantes’ Ligue 1 season, has so far seen them gain five points, going into this game

Can Nantes make it three out of three, having turned over Tolouse FC 3-1 and Olympique de Marseille 2-1 in their last two games?

Also, can Nantes extend their incredible run of one wins? With five points, they currently sit eleventh in the League. The breakdown for the team’s record is 1 wins, 1 losses and 2 draws having won one game, drawn two fixtures, and lost one game.

Nantes have drawn one game and lost one game of their two League matches on the road this season.

Winning this fixture will see Nantes on 8 points.

Injury and illness have depleted Antoine Kombouare’s Nantes and they will likely be missing five key personnel for Wednesday’s match.

RC Strasburg v Nantes – Head-to-Head.

Regarding their historical duels the recent form between these two sides has seen Nantes with a greater number of wins. In the last 36 meetings, they have enjoyed 21 victories, to RCSA’s 10 wins. In addition, Nantes have won twelve out of 17 meetings when visiting RCSA. February 2022 was the most recent time these two clashed in this competition and RC Strasburg took all three points winning 1-0.

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