RC Strasburg v Troyes: Ligue 1 Match-day 3

RC Strasburg vs. Troyes

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Ligue 1 action on Sunday as RCSA and Troyes meet at the Stade de La Meinau – 3:00pm GMT.

Visitors Troyes, will be keen to maintain or improve their League position, (nineteenth), when they face twentieth placed RCSA.

Home Fans Nervous About Relegation, as RC Strasburg Host Troyes on Sunday

Whilst RCSA need a positive result from this fixture, they cannot afford to throw caution to the wind. Another successive defeat for The Racers after losing against Paris Saint-Germain and Angers SCO would represent a worrying sign of where they are just now.

lost two meetings.

Playing at home, RCSA have lost one game.

A win in this fixture would take RC Strasburg’s points to 3 in the League.

RCSA are missing four players through injury or illness. This will affect Julien Stephan’s selection choices significantly.

Laurent Batlles’s Troyes, away to RC Strasburg on Sunday, hoping to improve relegation prospects

If Troyes’s season is to maintain on track, they must put their recent poor form to an end in this game. In their last two outings, they lost 2-0 at Clermont Foot and 1-2 at Paris Saint-Germain.

lost two fixtures.

Troyes have lost one game of their one League matches playing away this season.

A win in this fixture, would take Troyes’s points from 0 to 3, so far this season.

Troyes are likely to be missing seven of their key players when they start Sunday’s game, due to injury and illness.

RC Strasburg v Troyes – Head-to-Heads.

RCSA and Troyes have faced each other 15 times in the past, with the balance of wins sitting in RCSA’s favour (8 – 4). Also, Troyes have tasted defeat against RCSA in seven out of the last 12 meetings with them. The last time they played each other in this competition Troyes delivered a 2-1 home win.

Troyes to win – probability = 27.03 percent.

Performance Report

For RCSA, Kevin Gameiro scored
one goal in 2 League games this campaign, while Oualid El Hajjam contributed with
one goal in 2 League matches this Ligue 1 Season for Troyes.