Troyes have lost more matches on the road than any other Ligue 1 side this season, with nine defeats from 14 matches. The Greens are in good form at home picking up seven points from nine over their last three matches
Therefore, 101 Great Goals' prediction for this match is AS Saint-Etienne 1-0 ESTAC Troyes and is available at odds of 7/1.
Alternatively, you can bet on any Saint-Etienne win at 2/1 against ESTAC at home on Friday.
Or, back any away win for Troyes at 3.8/1 here at the Stade Geoffroy-Guichard.
You can find odds of 3.5/1 for any draw between Saint-Etienne and Troyes on Friday.
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The Greens welcome ESTAC Troyes to the Stade Geoffroy-Guichard on Friday for this Ligue 1 match. Troyes fans will be hoping this will be their time to finally secure an away victory in Ligue 1 against AS Saint-Etienne. Their seven previous visits here have resulted in a draw and six defeats, including a run of four defeats in a row coming into Friday’s match.
AS Saint-Etienne come into the match on a run of three home league games undefeated and have kept a clean sheet in each of their last two league matches. They have picked up 11 points from a maximum of 18 from their last six Ligue 1 matches.
Sainté’s last league match, away to LOSC Lille, ended in a dull 0-0 draw. Expected goals of 1.2 to 0.5 in favour of Lille indicates Saint-Etienne were a little fortunate to escape from the game with a point. Les Verts fans will be particularly pleased with the defence who limited a dangerous Lille side to just two shots on target.
Wahbi Khazri is AS Saint-Etienne’s top scorer with nine goals in Ligue 1 this season and is 2.75/1 to score against ESTAC Troyes on Friday.
Their opponent on Friday, Troyes, come into the match on a run of three league games undefeated and have also kept a clean sheet in each of their last two league matches. They have picked up eight points from a maximum of 18 from their last six Ligue 1 matches.
ESTAC won their last league match at home to FC Nantes. Expected goals of 1.2 to 0.5 in favour of Troyes indicates it was likely a fair result.
Iké Ugbo was the goalscoring hero for Troyes grabbing the game’s only goal just minutes before halftime. Thankfully, Lebo Mothiba’s big miss which would have doubled their lead didn’t come back to haunt them. Ugbo now has two league goals this season for Troyes and is 4/1 to get on the scoresheet again here. The final score of the match was 1-0.
AS Saint-Etienne vs ESTAC Troyes: Previous Ligue 1 Meetings
15 in Total:- 9 AS Saint-Etienne wins, 2 ESTAC Troyes wins, 4 draws.
AS Saint-Etienne team news
Saïdou Sow (Sprained Ankle) and Yvann Maçon (Knee Injury) will be unavailable for The Greens due to injury on Friday.
AS Saint-Etienne will likely stick with largely the same side who drew against LOSC Lille in their last league match.
ESTAC Troyes team news
Injuries will rule out Karim Azamoum (Cruciate Ligament) for the trip to the Stade Geoffroy-Guichard.
They are unlikely to make any changes to the side that beat FC Nantes in their last league outing.
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