Orleans vs Brest
France – Ligue 2
Date: Friday, 23 November 2018
Kick-off at 19.00 UK/ 20.00 CET
Venue: Stade de la Source (Orléans).
Two teams from the top tier lock horns in this exciting fixture of Ligue 2. Orleans hosts Brest at the La Source as part of their 15th round schedule of second division France Football. Brest occupies the second spot in the table and is right in the mix for promotion. Orleans is at the eighth spot and is trying to get to the playoff zone.
Orleans recorded an away win over Caennaise in their last fixture. The final scoreline read 0-2 in favor of the guests. The match was deadlocked at 0-0 till the 74th minute before the visitors added two goals in the space of four minutes. Perrin and Khoumisti got on the scoresheet for Orleans.
Brest also registered an emphatic win over their opponents in the round of 128 last matchday. The final scoreline was 1-4. Mayi K scored a brace for the visitors, Brest. The only setback in an otherwise perfect game from Brest was the lone consolation goal conceded at the end of the match. The goalkeeper was visibly frustrated as he missed out on a clean sheet.
Orleans vs Brest Head-to-head (h2h)
Brest has recorded two of the last three wins in head-to-head ties.
Orleans has lost two of their last three matches.
Brest is on a run of ten unbeaten matches.
Orleans is winless in five of their last nine home games, four of them losses.
Brest is unbeaten in their last five matches on the road. They have lost only two of their last 17 away games.
Orleans vs Brest Prediction
The visitors will take the three available points from this match. They have dominated the recent head-to-head meetings. Brest registered two of the last three wins in their name.
Brest is currently enjoying a run of ten unbeaten games. Also, on the road, they are on another streak of five unbeaten games. They have lost just two of their last 17 games on the road.
Brest has scored in 16 of their last 18 away games. They also hold the record for scoring the most goals in the league as of now. 28 goals from their 14 ties. Brest will win the match and both the halves.