Paris Saint Germain will face AS Saint Etienne in the Coupe de France final. Both teams will want to win this Coupe de France.
PSG vs Saint-Etienne Free Betting Tips
Consistent and domineering for years, the Paris Saint Germain team dominate the national scene with head and shoulders. Winner of the championship with a lead of 12 points over Olympique de Marseille, the club from the capital has won for the 7th time in 8 years the title of champion of France. Qualified for the quarter-finals of the Champions League thanks to their victory against Dortmund, PSG will face Olympique Lyonnais a week after this meeting in the final of the Coupe de France. To come back to the course of Neymar’s partners in the Coupe de France, after 3 victories against Linas-Montlhéry (6-0), Lorient (1-0) and Pau (2-0), they atomized Dijon in Burgundy (6 -1) and Lyon (5-1) in the Rhône. To prepare for this poster, they played a few friendlies and showed great things in the face of low adversity. The Ile-de-France residents notably crushed Le Havre (0-9) then Waasland Beveren (7-0). Tuesday evening, they concluded their preparation by easily dominating Celtic Glasgow (4-0).
Opposite, AS Saint-Etienne is the surprise guest of this French Cup final. Seventeenth in Ligue 1 with 30 points after 28 days, the Greens have been very hot this year once again. ASSE is one of those teams that will not complain about the end of the championship. After 3 months with Ghislain Printemps, the managers decided to bet on Claude Puel. After a good start with the club, the former coach of the Aiglons has put much of the locker room on his back (Stéphane Ruffier etc). Since December 4, the Forez team had only won one league victory. It was in a bubbling context that Saint-Etienne’s season ended. To reach the final of the Coupe de France, Saint-Etienne dismissed Bastia Borgo, PFC, Monaco, Epinal and Rennes in the semi-final. Like the Parisians, the Greens prepared well for this meeting by dominating Rumilly Vallières (4-0), Nice (4-1) and Charleroi (4-0) in a friendly. However, they had more trouble against Anderlecht (1-2 and 0-1).
The workforce for PSG vs Saint-Etienne
On the Paris side, a priori, Thomas Meunier and Edison Cavani will not play the rest of the season with the capital club. On the other hand, Thiago Silva gave his approval to play the end of the season with the club. With 30 goals in all competitions, Mbappe is the club’s top scorer. Note that the side Bernat, hampered in a calf, is uncertain for this part as the French defender Diallo.
Opposite, Loïs Diony and Kevin Monnet Paquet should miss this important meeting. Note that William Saliba, the young defensive nugget of Saint-Etienne, left the club to join the London team of Arsenal who did not agree to let him play this final. Sparkling this season with the Greens, Denis Bouanga is the best offensive element of this team with 12 goals in 35 games.
The compositions for PSG vs Saint-Etienne
The probable composition of the PSG:
Navas – Kherer, Marquinhos, Kimpembe, Bernat – Verrati, Gueye, Neymar, Di Maria – Mbappe, Icardi.
Absent: Meunier, Cavani (end of contract).
Unsure: Bernat, Diallo
The planned tactical disposition (4-4-2):
Kehrer – Marquinhos – Kimpembe – Bernat
Neymar – Gueye – Matuidi – Di Maria
Icardi – Mbappe
The probable composition of Saint Etienne:
Moulin – Debuchy, Kolodziejczak, Fofana, Perrin – Camara, M’Vila, Aholou – Boudebouz, Khazri, Bounga.
Absent: Monnet Paquet, Lois Diony (injured), Saliba (departure)
Not sure: None.
The planned tactical disposition (4-3-3):
Debuchy – Fofana – Perrin – Kolodziejczak
M’Vila – Camara – Aholou
Boudebouz – Bouanga – Khazri
The history of the confrontations PSG vs Saint-Etienne
This year, Saint Etienne ate two boxes against PSG. In the first leg in the league (4-0) and in the Coupe de la Ligue (6-1). The return did not take place following the measures taken by the government to fight against the Covid.
Key points for the match PSG vs Saint-Etienne
– The two teams are playing their first official match since last March.
– PSG will play the final of the Coupe de la Ligue next weekend and the final 8 of the Champions League thereafter while Saint-Etienne will only aim for the start of the 2020/2021 League season 1 scheduled for August 22.
– Barely in Ligue 1, Saint-Etienne will try to create the feat against the Parisian ogre in order to secure a title and a qualification for the next Europa League.
– The two teams seemed to be offensively during their respective preparation.
PSG vs Saint-Etienne Free Betting Tips
PSG should account for its clear supremacy over Saint Etienne in this final of the Coupe de la Ligue. PSG victory!
Betting Tips: Both teams to score