It will be known this Wednesday, March 6, the last semi-finalist of the French Cup 2018/2019 edition. The schedule of the quarterfinals will be closed by the meeting involving Vitre and Nantes. It will be based on the Francis Le Basser stadium in Laval. The kick-off is scheduled for 14:30 (Brasília time).As happened throughout the tournament the setting happens in single game. If there is no winner in the regulation time, a 30-minute extension is carried out. In continuation of the tie, the regulation establishes a penalty decision for the definition of the survivor. Lyon, Rennes and Paris Saint-Germain have already secured their places in the semifinals.
Fourth Division team, the Vitre did not have the privileges reserved for the teams of superior divisions and had to sweat from the first phase of Glass of France to reach the current stage. He made his debut, as a visitor, in front of Saint-Lo. Scored 1 to 0.In phase two, he had the opportunity to perform at home for the first time. He dispatched the Montagnarde 2-0. The difficulties were greater in stage three. Against Longueau, in the opponents’ stadium, he was in the goalless draw in both regulation time and overtime. He survived by taking the best in penalties.The next stage had its most convincing win. At home, he thrashed 3-0 in the encounter with Le Havre. In the octaves, again in their domains, beat Lyon Duchére by 3 to 2. Nantes will be the first team of Ligue 1 on their way.There was a long period of preparation for the game. His last game for Group C of the National 2, the Fourth Division of the French Championship, took place on February 23. As a visitor, they drew 2-2 with Bastia-Borgo extending their undefeated sequence to 11 matches (four wins and seven draws).With 21 points (three wins, 12 draws and four losses), he is ranked thirteenth among the 16 teams participating in his key at National 2. It is the first place above the relegation zone. He has, however, the same score of Mantes (14th placed) and Le Havre II (fifteenth), who are behind only by being disadvantaged in the tiebreaker criteria.As principal is slightly higher. It has the tenth best campaign in this area. Of the 30 points that he played in his dominions, he won 15 (three wins, six draws and one defeat) having scored 14 goals and suffered the same number of goals.
Nantes can not count on the same privilege in its preparation. He made a commitment for the twenty-seventh round of Ligue 1 on Sunday, March 3. Away from home, he was in the goalless draw with Guingamp, last place of the French Championship and practically demoted to Second Division.
He reached 31 points (eight wins, seven draws and 12 losses). It occupies the fourteenth position. It is a very comfortable situation. It does not suffer a real threat of demotion. It has 11 points of advantage in comparison with the Caen, eighteenth placed and first in the region of the sticking. In this way, can dedicate itself to the dispute of the Glass of France.As a visitor, the team performs slightly lower. He is the fifteenth best in the Ligue 1 ranking. Of the 42 points he played in column two, he won 12 (three wins, three draws and eight losses) having scored nine goals and conceded 19.For the meeting on Wednesday, the only doubt about the injury is due to the attacker Waris Majeed, 27, who was out of the match against Guingamp. With muscular contusion, probably also can not act against the Vitre.In the French Cup, Nantes made its debut in the third stage. Goleou, at home, the Chateauroux by 4 to 1. Then, as a visitor, he scored 1 to 0 at Sannois. Toulouse, Ligue 1 team, was their next victim. It took in Nantes, 2 to 0.
History of the matches Vitre vs Nantes
The teams made a friendly in the preseason. Nantes won 2-1.
Football Prediction of the Day Vitre vs Nantes
Although Nantes have a very low-profile campaign in Ligue 1 and Vitre have an undefeated series based largely on draws, the prognosis in the visitors’ success seems to be the best option for the clash that ends Wednesday’s quarterfinals. French Cup in its 2018/2019 season.
Bet Tips: Nantes victory