AC Ajaccio vs Clermont
France – Ligue 2
Date: Friday, 23 November 2018
Kick-off at 19.00 UK/ 20.00 CET
Venue: Stade François Coty (Ajaccio).
AC Ajaccio, currently languishing in the relegation zone of the Ligue 2 competition, takes on one of the in-form sides in the table. The match is scheduled to take place at Francois Stadium this Friday. Ajaccio occupies the 18th spot, while Clermont has found themselves at the ninth position.
Ajaccio suffered an away defeat against Ales in the Coupe de France round of 128 last matchday. Mouzaoui scored a brace for the home team. The match ended 2-0 in favor of the hosts. Ajaccio did try to get back into the game via some counters, but their tactic proved to be ineffective against the well-prepared Ales.
Clermont took apart Gueugnon in style in their round of 128 fixture in the Coupe de France. The match ended in a scoreline of 1-3 in favor of the visitors, Clermont. At halftime, both teams were on equal terms with a goal apiece. And it stood so for the rest of the regulation time. But Clermont rose to the occasion in the extra time and scored two more goals to seal the deal.
AC Ajaccio vs Clermont Head-to-head (h2h)
- Clermont has registered five of the last nine wins in matches featuring these two teams.
- Ajaccio is winless in their last four games in a row.
- Clermont is unbeaten in their last five ties consecutively and has suffered only a lone loss in their last ten fixtures.
- Ajaccio is winless in seven of their last nine home games.
- Clermont has lost only one of their last five games on the road.
AC Ajaccio vs Clermont Prediction
The visitors arrive in full confidence after dispatching their opponents in the opening round of their domestic cup competition. The win becomes extra sweet as it was a tough win on an away ground.
Recent form too doesn’t paint a good picture for the hosts. They are winless in their last four games in a row. Whereas Clermont has been on a roll – a five-match unbeaten run currently in progress. Also, they have just a single loss in their last ten matches.
Ajaccio has totally wasted away their home advantage in recent games. They remained winless in seven of their last nine home games. While Clermont managed to avoid a loss in four of their last five away ties.
Last nine head-to-head ties in a row had both teams on the scoresheet. Also, at this stadium, nine of the total ten matches has the same stat to show.
AC Ajaacio vs Clermont Betting Tips
Clermont: Draw No Bet @ 1.90 (9/10)
Both Teams to Score: YES @ 2.00 (1/1).