Separated by just three points on the Ligue 1 leaderboard, Toulouse and Reims will fight on Tuesday 22 January for their survival in the 2018/2019 French Cup. The match will have as its headquarters the Municipal stadium of Toulouse and is scheduled to start at 15:30 (Brasília time).The tournament is in its fourth phase, although the Ligue 1 teams have started participating only from stage three. All games are eliminatory. In case of equality in the regulatory time is carried out extension of 30 minutes. In the continuation of the draw, penalty kicks define who is pursuing one of the most democratic competitions in Europe, since even amateur teams are allowed to participate.
After a great fall, the Toulouse signs of recovery. On Saturday, January 19, they defeated Nimes 1-0 to move up to thirteenth in the French Championship by reaching 25 points (six wins, seven draws and eight losses). It opened eight points ahead of Dijon, eighteenth and first in the relegation zone.Despite having a good start to the season and even flirting with the qualifying squad for continental competitions, escaping the fall to the Second Division looks just like the real goal to be won by the Toulouse team.Especially because the field factor has not made much difference in Ligue 1. When only the results of the 20 participants of the elite division of French football in their domains are considered, Toulouse figures as fifteenth. Of the 30 points played at home, he has won ten (two wins, four draws and four losses). He scored 12 goals and suffered 16.His most spectacular result as principal in the season was reserved just for the French Cup. In their opening match in the competition, in the third stage, thrashed Nice by 4 to 1.
Reims did not have the same performance peaks of Toulouse throughout the season. However, its more stable performance makes it, at least at the moment, better than the rival of this Tuesday. Matching up with Nice 1 to 1 at home on Saturday, January 19, in a match for the twenty-first round of the French Championship, he had 28 points (six wins, 10 draws and five losses).Team with the highest number of equalities in the competition, occupies the eleventh position. They are six points behind Lyon, fourth placed, which closes the zone of classification for the Europa League. However, his way of acting shows that he does not pretend to get there. You really want to stay away from the region of the sticking, something that has been achieved with great relief.As a visitor, it has remained close to its standard of results. It is the twelfth in the Ligue 1 ranking. Of the 30 points played in column two status, they returned home with 11 (two wins, five draws and three losses) having scored seven goals and conceded 12.At the French Cup, he made his debut at home. Before the Lens, did not have great difficulties to confirm the favoritism. Won by 2 to 0.
Football Prediction of the Day Toulouse vs Reims
After not meeting each other since the 2015/2016 season, the teams returned to duel in the 2018/2019 French Championship. Toulouse, as a visitor, took the best by scoring 1-0.
Although the cups may allow surprises for their form of dispute, neither Toulouse nor Reims inspire high expectations in view of their extremely conservative way of playing. The main concern is not to lose. Thus, the prognosis in the equality for the departure of this Tuesday ends up becoming good option for the confrontation by the fourth phase of the Glass of France in his edition 2018/2019.
Bet Tips: Toulouse wins