Bordeaux play host to Nantes, when the local rivals team up for another spicy derby in Ligue 1 this coming Sunday at Matmut Atlantique. Bordeaux came in placed as number 12 on 45 points last season. They take on Nantes at Matmut Atlantique in round 10 of the Ligue 1. Ranked 16th in the Ligue 1 Bordeaux have collected 7 points from 9 games. On 13 points Nantes see themselves ranked as number 9 after 9 matches. 3 defeats from their last 6 games have put a serious dampener on the mood around Bordeaux. They could be in for another rout against Nantes.
Facts and figures for Bordeaux vs Nantes
- Bordeaux did not win the last 3 matches in a row;
- Bordeaux did not win the last 4 matches in a row at home;
- Bordeaux conceded in the last 20 of 22 matches;
- Bordeaux conceded the last 10 matches in a row.
- Nantes conceded in the last 8 of 10 matches;
- Total goals was OVER 3.5 in Nantes's last 3 of 5 matches;
- Nantes scored in the last 4 of 6 matches.
Form Bordeaux v. Nantes
Bordeaux enjoy steady progress.
Results have been pretty much up to scratch in recent matches for Bordeaux who have performed more or less according to expectations. In their previous 3 matches, Bordeaux split the points in a 3-3 draw against Montpellier and went on to a 1-1 draw with Rennes. Their latest match served up a 3-0 defeat against Monaco.
Nantes in nice flow.
Results have been on par, so to speak, for Nantes lately who have performed more or less according to expectations. In their 3 latest outings, Nantes claimed a 3-1 win against Brest and went on to a 3-1 defeat against Reims. Their latest game produced a 2-0 win against Troyes.
Bordeaux v Nantes Fixture History
The last time the pair played each other Nantes came away as winners back in May 2021 in a match in the Ligue 1. Bordeaux have been able to win 60% of their last 10 encounters against upcoming Nantes in the Ligue 1. In other words, they have a 6-2-2 recent record, with the latter winning 20% of the matches. Bordeaux have gained a slight advantage on their upcoming opponent in their 10 most recent matches.
Standings in Ligue 1
Let's have a look at the present situation in the Ligue 1 table. Bordeaux are currently sitting on the position number 16 as they have recorded 7 points in 9 matches. The visitors are number 9 at the moment after having scored 13 points in 9 games so far. The difference between the two teams is currently 6 points and 7 spots. It will be interesting to see how the two clashing teams split the points in this upcoming match.
Primary goal getter
It is difficult to look past Ludovic Blas, when searching for a goalscorer. He seems unstoppable and hit the target 4 times in the last 6 matches for Nantes. His season total reads 5 goals right now.
With 3 goals in the last 6 matches for Bordeaux, Ui-Jo Hwang is the player to look out for, as he will be gunning for more goals this coming Sunday.