Nimes and Angers will meet this Wednesday, January 23, commitment of the twentieth round of the French Championship version 2018/2019 that has been postponed due to the weather conditions. Starting at 16h (Brasília time), the match will be held at the des Costières stadium in Nîmes.


With three defeats in the last four Ligue 1 games, Nimes just can not see the threat of relegation in the French Championship getting closer because teams that are worse off than their leader can not score regularly.Thus, with 26 points (seven wins, five draws and eight losses), in the twelfth position, the team is able to maintain a comfortable advantage over Dijon, eighteenth placed and first in the sticking region. Nine points separate them.The Nimes campaign as the principal, however, shows slightly worse yield. In that respect, the team is the fourteenth of Ligue 1. Of the 30 points that played in their stadium, they added 12 (three wins, three draws and four losses) with 12 goals scored and 11 conceded.Eliminated by Le Havre in the League Cup and by the tiny Lyon Duchére in the French Cup, Nimes has an exclusive dedication to the French Championship in this final season finale. Commanded by coach Bernard Blanquart, the team are expected to have two down because of injury problems for Wednesday’s game. Midfielder Mustapha Diallo (seven matches in the 2018/2019 edition of the French Championship) and Pierrick Valdivia (still without performances in the current season) are in the infirmary.


Of the teams that are below Nimes in the classification of Ligue 1 and fight against the threat of falling to the Second Division, the Angers was the one that more punctuated in the last four rounds. He got three draws and one win. However, the large number of equalities did not allow him to improve his situation much better.With 23 points (five wins, eight draws and seven losses) he ranks 15th. As with Nimes, he only had the French Championship at the end of the season. His career in the French League Cup was interrupted early on by Guingamp, Ligue 1 lantern, and the French Cup ended up being eliminated by Viry-Chatillon, who after staying in the relegation zone of the French League Fourth Division last season, even participate in other tournaments in the current.As a visitor, Angers obtains comparatively superior results. He is ranked 13th in the Ligue 1 ranking. Of the 27 points he played as colonist two, he had ten (two wins, four draws and three losses) having scored 10 goals and conceded 11.In addition to the club’s low investment capacity, coach Stephane Moulin has a plausible justification for weak results. He has faced a number of relatively large problems of bruising. For the meeting on Wednesday, they are in the process of recovering from injury and most likely will not be released to defend defenders Yoann Andreu (a match in the 2018/2019 French Championship season, no goal), Ibrahim Cisse (still without performances) and Ismael Traore (16 games, three goals); midfielder Vincent Pajot (five games, no goal); and striker Pierrick Capelle (18 games, three goals).

Football Prediction of the Day Nimes vs Angers

The teams, which have not met since the 2014/2015 season, have returned to duel in the 2018/2019 Ligue 1 edition. In the first round, as a visitor, Nimes won by 4 to 3.The phase of expecting technical and tactical growth from Nimes and Angers has passed. If signs of improvement have not been given so far, the maximum that can be expected from the teams is to fight for the points needed for survival. In this scenario, the equality in Wednesday’s match ends up fitting well for both. Therefore, the prognosis in the tie ends up being the most appropriate option of guess in the game that complements the schedule of the twentieth round of the French Championship in its edition 2018/2019.

Bet Tips: Nimes

Odds: 2.05