Bordeaux vs Dijon
Coupe de France
Date: Tuesday 31st January, 2017
Kick-off: 17:00 UK
Venue: Stade Matmut-Atlantique, Bordeaux.
Bordeaux and Dijon will face each other in one of the most interesting clashes of the last 32 round in Coupe de France. Both sides have been enjoying a decent shape at the start of the year. Bordeaux will enter the clash after a comfortable0-2 win over Nancy in Ligue 1 on Saturday evening. The Brazilian striker Malcom, who is one of the team’s best players, scored the second goal of the game. He was also on target when he made the difference against Clermont in the previous cup match which makes him the number one shout for anytime goal scorer at attractive 7/4 odds.
Olivier Dall’Oglio has been doing a tremendous job on Dijon’s bench at the start of the yew year. The team escaped the relegation battle thanks an impressive run of staying unbeaten in last five games in all competitions. The last weekend has seen the maintaining the fine form as and picking up a huge victory over Lorient when Lees-Melou scored the winner in the third minute of the stoppage time to make it 2-3 at Stade Yves-Allanmat.
Bordeaux vs Dijon: Head-to-Head Stats
This will only be the 5th head to head encounter between the two sides since Dijon have been struggling a lot between the top and the second tier of French football over the last couple of years. Interestingly, three of the four matches played between these two teams saw the option of both teams scoring.
The league match played at the end of November last year offered a true goal fest as Bordeaux came out victorious by 3-2 thanks to Francois the substitute Francois Kamano who completed a brace within the final five minutes of the game for the comeback.
Bordeaux vs Dijon: Prediction
As stated above, Malcom is a must take at 7/4 to score anytime. Another value bet for this match would be Over 2.5 goals FT at 19/20 since both sides showed decent performances in the attack in the recent days.
Bordeaux vs Dijon: Betting Tips
Malcom to score anytime at 7/4 (2.75)
Over 2.5 goals at 19/20 (1.95).