Fighting against relegation, Amiens could not face Paris Saint-Germain at a worse time. Will face the unbeaten leader of the French Championship this Saturday, January 12, shortly after the giant undergoes a vexing elimination in the League Cup of France. The match is part of the first round of the second round of the 2018/2019 Ligue 1 edition. It will be held at the Licorne stadium in Amiens starting at 2:00 p.m.
Amiens have already played two games in 2019 and showed some evolution compared to the end of last year when, in December, they had five matches suffering three defeats, tying a date and winning only one.On Saturday, January 5, at home, he made his French Cup debut 1-0 at Valenciennes. It thus guaranteed the right to continue the competition. In the next stage will face, again in their domains, Lyon, in a confrontation that was scheduled for January 24.He returned to the field on Tuesday, January 8, this time to meet match that had been postponed by the eighteenth round of Ligue 1. Also in his stadium and before a direct rival in the fight against relegation, did not leave the 0 to 0 with Angers.It was just enough to keep out of the sticking region. With 18 points (five wins, three draws and 11 losses), he started the second round in the seventeenth position, the first out of Z3, two points clear of Dijon, eighteenth, with a game the more to perform.As principal, your numbers are a bit better. Amiens is the fifteenth in this category having accumulated ten (three wins, one draw and five losses) of the 27 points that played in their stadium in the current Ligue 1 season.To face the powerful and injured PSG, coach Christophe Pelissier is expected to have three injuries due to injury. The midfielder Bongani Zungu (two matches in the 2018/2019 French Championship, without a goal) is in the care of the medical department; and strikers Quentin Cornette (four games, no goal) and Moussa Konate (11 matches, three goals).
Paris Saint-Germain had their undefeated 19-match series (15 wins and four draws) interrupted by Guigamp, the 2018/2019 French championship runner-up and the biggest draw for Ligue 2 on Wednesday, January 9.The game was eliminatory and meant PSG’s departure from the French League Cup title dispute after having taken the trophy home in the last five editions. A zebra of gigantic proportions.Especially when the circumstances of the game are taken into account. The home side had a penalty kick against. But Guingamp wasted his time with Thuram in the 16th minute of the second leg. Two minutes later, Neymar put the ball in the net putting PSG ahead on the scoreboard. However, two penalties, at 38 minutes (N’Gbakoto) and Thuram (47 minutes) allowed the turn for the nanic Guingamp that had exact two finalizations certain throughout the game.No surprise at that number. What is surprising is that the millionaire Paris Saint-Germain also sent only two balls in the direction of the arc of the Guingamp. Which showed the sluggishness of their athletes, accustomed to raising national titles without any difficulty in recent seasons.The triple national crown, this time, is out of the question. But the French championship title is only a matter of time. Even with two games of the first round postponed, PSG leads the dispute with a clear cut. He has 47 points (15 wins and two draws).In addition, he still has the opportunity to make the double as he debuted against Pontivy in the French Cup and won 4-0 on Sunday, 6 January. In the next phase will catch the winner of the duel involving Grenoble and Strasbourg.
Football Prediction of the Day Amiens vs PSG
In the first round, PSG thrashed Amiens 5-0 to remain undefeated against the rival. In five matches, he won four and drew one.
It will be up to Amiens to pay the shame in the French League Cup. PSG will have to give its fans a response by elimination and the first game after the duel with Guingamp is this Saturday. Thus, the prognosis in the victory of the Parisians is better option of guess in the confrontation.
Bet Tips: Amiens wins