Dijon FCO and Toulouse meet at Stade Gaston Gérard, in a match for the 38 th round of the Liga 1. In the last direct match for this edition of the league, on 02-12-2018, both teams tied (2-2) ). The history of recent direct confrontations is favorable to the home team, which records 3 wins and 2 draws in the last 5 matches. In this game the home factor may be decisive, since the Dijon FCO presents considerable differences in their results at home and as a visitor.
The home team is currently in the 19 th position of the league, with 31 points won, after 8 wins, 7 draws and 22 losses. In the penultimate match, they won in a home match against Strasbourg, by (2-1). In the last match, they lost in an away match against PSG, by (4-0). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 4 wins and 11 losses in away matches, with 15 goals scored and 27 conceded; against 5 wins, 4 draws and 6 losses at their stadium, with 15 goals scored and 20 suffered. For the championship, Dijon FCO won 12 points out of 30 possible, after 3 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses in the last 10 home matches. They have not been very strong defensively, since they have suffered goals in 9 of the last 10 matches, and their offense has not been very effective, as they have not scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 37 matches in this competition, he only managed 2 comebacks in the 24 matches in which he suffered the first goal.
The Dijon enters this unmotivated day, after a foreign snub, by 4-0, in the displacement to the PSG field. The home club usually acts in a tactical system in 4-3-3, favoring a more defensive and organized style of play, channeling its attack, preferably, through the lateral corridors. The Dijon knows that it will have a more complicated game, considering that it will play against a better team positioned in the table. One of the great gaps in the home team is the lack of quality in the completion. For this game the local coach should not be able to count on Chafik, Loiodice and Rosier, all delivered to the medical department.
The away team is currently in the 15 th position of the league, with 38 points won, after 8 wins, 14 draws and 15 losses. In the penultimate match, they tied in an away match against Amiens SC, by (0-0). In the last match, they lost in a home match against Olympique Marseille, by (2-5). This is a team that usually maintains its competitive levels in home and away matches, since in the last 30 matches they register 3 wins, 3 draws and 9 losses in away matches, with 11 goals scored and 25 conceded; against 3 wins, 8 draws and 4 losses at their stadium, with 20 goals scored and 21 conceded. In the last 10 away league matches Toulouse has a record of 2 wins, 2 draws and 6 losses, so they have won 8 points out of 30 possible. This is a team that marks few times is first and only managed to open the scoring in 9 of its last 37 games for League 1, of these 9 came to rest in advantage in 6 and won at the end of the 90 ‘in 7. In 37 matches in this competition, he only managed 1 comeback in the 24 matches in which he suffered the first goal.
Toulouse enter this unmotivated round, after a home defeat, 2-5, at the Marseille reception. The visiting club usually acts in a tactical system in 4-3-3, privileging a more offensive style of play, attacking through the side runners. Toulouse are a team that likes to play in their own midfield, with the aim of trying to surprise their opponent through the counterattack. When it invests in the offensive process, it usually does so through the right flank, in order to take advantage of the depth offered by the Amian side. For this game the coach Alain Casanova should not be able to count on Reynet and Jean, for being injured. It should be noted that Cahuzac will also be absent, because he is suspended.