Friday Night Ligue 1&2 Pre Match Analysis

Creteil – Clermont

Creteil have only won one match so far this season, but I’d say they’ve actually been one of the more impressive teams. It must also be remembered that the Parisian outfit haven’t lost since the opening day and have had to play 4/6 matches on the road. Creteil have scored in every single match (including cups) and the main strength of this team is in the final third. They posses a number of good attacking players, and also have a fairly good midfield. The likes of Piquionne, Dabo, Sec Continue reading


Saturday France Ligue 1 & 2 Pre Match Analysis & Picks

Nancy – Sochaux

This is a really awkward match to assess. Nancy have had a few issues recently and aren’t as strong as they were a month ago. A poor transfer window has seen them lose their best attacker and best defender, without really adequately replacing either. Key CB and captain Francois Bellugou moved to Lorient on deadline day and they will definitely miss his presence at the back. LB Vincent Muratori is injured too, so suddenly Nancy might not be that solid in defence. Their biggest issue t Continue reading