Sochaux welcomes Auxerre in a match of the 28th round of the French Ligue 2.
Sochaux: The home team is currently in the 10th position of the table, with 43 points won, after 13 wins, 4 draws and 11 losses. In the previous round, they lost (2-0) against Paris FC in an away match. However, Sochaux has won 7 of their last 8 home matches in Ligue 2. Also, they haven’t been very strong defensively, since they have conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 matches.
Auxerre: The away team is currently in the 12th position of the league, with 37 points won, after 10 wins, 7 draws and 11 losses. They come into this game after a loss (1-2) against Brest in a home match. So far in this season, they have scored 35 goals while conceding the same number of goals. Also, Auxerre has kept a clean sheet in 6 of their last 8 matches against Sochaux.
Conclusion: This is a clash of two mid-table teams. Sochaux has seen 2 or fewer goals in 17 of their last 21 matches against Auxerre in all competitions. Furthermore, according to previous head to head meetings, Auxerre has won 5 of their last 6 matches against Sochaux in all competitions. Now, if we take into account teams’ form and performance we can predict a tight game, with few goals as a result.
|29.09.17||L2||Auxerre||Sochaux||2 : 0|
|07.02.17||L2||Sochaux||Auxerre||0 : 1|
|09.09.16||L2||Auxerre||Sochaux||0 : 0|
|29.04.16||L2||Sochaux||Auxerre||2 : 3|
|11.12.15||L2||Auxerre||Sochaux||2 : 1|