January 23, 2022

the Canaries have a score to settle with the LOSC, Pierre Ménès believes in it

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LOSC has lost only one of its last 24 matches against FC Nantes in L 1. With a clear record of 16 wins and 7 draws, the northern club is the bête noire of the Canaries, against whom it is not ‘has lost since September 29, 2015 (0-1). Obviously, Pierre Ménès took this statistic into account even if he seems to think that FC Nantes has its chances this afternoon at the Pierre-Mauroy stadium (5 p.m.).

“LOSC generally struggles after the Champions League which pumps them up a lot of energy. Nantes has the means to pull off a point, ”he analyzed on his blog. To do this, Antoine Kombouaré already knows how to do it: leave possession of the ball to LOSC. When the Mastiffs had the ball most of the time (+ 50%) – in 8 games this season – they collected 0.87 points per game.

When it was their opponent who had the majority (+ 50% of the time) – during 7 matches -, the average jumped to 2 points per match, with the climax of this success in the Champions Trophy against PSG (1-0), with only 28% of possession! As with Christophe Galtier, the northern club therefore remains more than ever a counter-attack team. To the Canaries, out of their bases, not to play the game and take advantage of it.

to summarize

Real bête noire of FC Nantes in Ligue 1, LOSC can continue to give Canaries nightmares at the Pierre-Mauroy stadium during the 15th day of Ligue 1 (5 p.m.). Unless Antoine Kombouaré finds the fault …