Brest vs Bordeaux: prediction for the Ligue 1 match
Brest are having a relatively successful season - team avoided the relegation battle and showed some improvement, which gives hope for the next season. 29ers got off to a successful start in the French Cup. They beat Dinan and today's opponent, but team was unable to get past the third round - the Red-Whites got eliminated by Nantes.
After 37 rounds of Ligue 1 hosts have 13 victories and nine draws, delivering 48 points and an 11th spot in the standings. After a victory over Clermont (2:0) Michel Der Zakarian's men lost twice in a row. Cibois and Faussurier will miss the upcoming match.
Bordeaux are having one of their worst seasons in recent years, now club is on the verge of relegation, their first in last 30 years. Team was unable to get past the third round of French Cup, losing out to today's opponent. Girondins completely failed the Ligue 1 season, they are currently at the bottom spot.
However, team still has a chance to clinch a spot in the relegation play-off zone, but for that they need to secure a victory today. The Dark-Blues currently have five victories and 13 draws, delivering 28 points and a 20th spot in the standings. In the previous game team drew to Lorient (0:0). Elis, Sissokho, Mensah, Costil, Niang and Pembele will miss the upcoming match.
Hosts have won two latest matches
This bet played in 2 of 4 latest matches of the hosts
This bet played in 3 of 5 latest matches of Brest
Visitors are not in their best form - team is in a financial turmoil, but there is still chance to keep a spot in Ligue 1. Bordeaux should be able to snatch a victory from the hosts due to their motivation.
Our prediction - Bordeaux to win the match
We are expecting a high-scoring game today - teams have nothing to lose, hosts will try to satisfy the fans with an offensive performance in the last match of the season, their recent matches were high-scoring.
Our second bet is on total over 2,5 goals