Ligue 1 – Bordeaux to face Angers SCO on Match-day 3

Bordeaux vs. Angers SCO

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Sunday Ligue 1 action from the Matmut Atlantique Stadiums, as Bordeaux take on Angers.

Angers, remain in contention for Champion’s League qualification, sitting in first place and 15 places above sixteenth placed Bordeaux, going into the clash.

Bordeaux’s Ligue 1 season, has so far seen them gain one point, going into this game

Bordeaux have dropped five points in their last two games, drawing 2-2 at Olympique de Marseille and losing 0-2 to Clermont Foot.

Bordeaux are quickly becoming the Ligue 1’s draw specialists, having recorded one in their last one game. They currently stand sixteenth in the League, with one point drawn one game and lost one game.

Bordeaux have lost one game of their one League matches at home this season.

Bordeaux will have secured 4 points so far this season, should they secure a win.

It is likely that five key players will miss Sunday’s fixture, which is something of a concern for Vladimir Petkovic and his Bordeaux team.

To retain first position in the Ligue 1 is Angers SCO’s target this week

Angers will be full of confidence, going into this fixture on that back of two successive wins against Lyon and RC Strasburg. They will need this if they are to retain their run.

With six points so far this season, they have secured the top spot in the Ligue 1 having won two meetings.

Playing away from home, Angers have won one game.

Angers SCO will want to keep the pressure on their rivals as they sit at the top of the table, a win will take them to 9 points and keep their momentum going forward.

Going into Sunday’s game, Gerald Baticle without two of his players, due to illness or injury.

Bordeaux v Angers SCO – Head-to-Head.

The two teams have previously met each other 19 times with the tally being seven victories and six draws for Bordeaux. In addition, the Matmut Atlantique Stadiums has proven to be something of a fortress for Bordeaux, where they have won all last two games. The last time they played each other in this competition was January 2021, when Les Girondins walked away as 2-1 winners. In their previous clashes, both sides got on the scoresheet and it’s rated at 55.87% that they both find the back of the net once again on Sunday.

Match odds – currently Angers are 38.46 percent odds on to win.

Performance Report

For Bordeaux, Timothee Pembele scored
one goal in 2 League matches this campaign, while Ismael Traore has netted
one goal in 2 League games this Ligue 1 Season for Angers.