Guingamp vs PSG by Glittering11
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After 7 wins, 5 draws and 5 losses, the home team is in 6th place, having won 26 points. In the last match, they lost with Saint Étienne away for (1-0), after in the previous game won at home, in a game against Nantes, by (2-0). This is a stronger team when play in his stadium, because in the last 30 games he has 3 wins, 6 draws and 6 losses as a visitor; Against 8 wins, 4 draws and 3 losses in his stadium. For the championship, Guingamp had 17 points of 24, after 5 wins, 2 draws and 1 defeat in the last 8 games he played in his stadium. The team allowed their opponents to score in 7 of the last 10 games, so they have not shown great defensive solidity, but their attack has scored regularly, as they managed to achieve in 7 of the last 10 games in this competition.
Guingamp are again at home for the French championship and are looking for their second successive home win to erase the recent negative results. In the last round, the team went to the home of Saint Étienne and left there defeated by 1x0. Before, the team had managed to get a good home win against Nantes 2x0 in the game that ended a fast of four games without a win.
•Antoine Kombouaré managed to rest the likes of Karl-Johan Johnsson, Marçal, Moustapha Diallo, Yannis Salibur, Jimmy Briand and Etienne Didot in the Coupe de la Ligue penalty shootout win against Lyon.
•Ludovic Blas was sent off in midweek and will miss the reception of the defending champions as a result, but Antoine Kombouaré should still be able to name his strongest XI against his former employers.
•Sloan Privat has resumed training and might be involved, but l'EAG could line-up in a 4-3-3 formation with Jimmy Briand alone up front again.
PARIS SAINT GERMAIN
The visiting team is currently in 3rd place with 36 points, after 11 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses. In the penultimate match, he lost out to Montpellier by (3-0). In the last match, tied at home to Nice by (2-2). This is a team little affected by the house factor, that is, presents similar results at home and away. In the championship, the Paris Saint Germain won 15 points in 24 possible, after 5 victories and 3 losses in the last 8 games he played away. His attack has scored regularly, as he has managed to achieve in 8 of the last 10 games in this competition.
Paris Saint Germain takes the field for their eighteenth French Championship game trying to find their way back from winning the competition as they have not won for two games. In the last round, the team received the Nice at home and, in a very busy game, left the field with only the tie in 2x2. Before, the team had suffered a forceful defeat when going to the home of Montpellier and leave of there hit by 3x0, in the game that marked the end of a period of invincibility that lasted eight matches. For that match, the coach should keep the team in 4-3-3 or 4-5-1, with Cavani standing out in the attack.
•Unai Emery should also recall on a number of key figures from the off here, including Thiago Silva, Edinson Cavani, Blaise Matuidi, Serge Aurier and perhaps Alphonse Aréola.
•It remains to be seen whether Javier Pastore and Layvin Kurzawa will be allowed to feature once more before the festivities.
•Hatem Ben Arfa missed the previous game with a rib injury and will be assessed, but his side may now revert to a 4-3-3 tactic with or without him following Marco Verratti's return from injury.
PSG have kept a clean sheet in 5 of their last 7 matches against Guingamp in all competitions.
PSG have won their last 3 matches against Guingamp in all competitions.
PSG have scored at least 2 goals in 5 of their last 6 matches (Ligue 1).
PSG have scored at least 2 goals in their last 3 matches against Guingamp in all competitions.
This duel puts head to head two teams that have been doing good campaigns so far in the French Championship, but even so it is possible to note that there is a good difference between them. Guingamp had a good phase in which they won three straight games, but now they are in a period of instability, having won only one of the last six. Paris Saint Germain has a superior campaign, having ten points more than his opponent, and presenting a much more qualified squad with the second best defense and attack of the championship. So, even playing away from home with only two matches to contend with before the
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