Paris Saint Germain will be hoping to extend their unbeaten start to the season when they travel to the Stade Geoffroy-Guichard to face St-Etienne on Sunday night.
Laurent Blanc’s men have gone 29 competitive games since last tasting defeat and are clear 8/11 (1.72) favourites with Ladbrokes to secure victory away from home.
The hosts are underdogs in this tie despite ending a run of four games without a win when they overcame struggling Lorient last weekend. They are available at 4/1 (5.00) to make home advantage count.
Four of the last five meetings between these sides have ended in a draw on this ground, and you can get odds of 5/2 (3.50) on them cancelling each other out once again in this one.
After seeing fellow big-spenders Monaco splash out €60 million to bring Radamel Falcao in the summer, les Parisiens responded by breaking the French transfer record once again with the signing of Edinson Cavani.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored four goals in the 5-0 rout of Anderlecht in the Champions League in midweek and will likely start alongside Edinson Cavani. You can count on the Swede to get the curtain raiser at 7/2 (4.50) on Sunday night.
The visitors will be without captain Thiago Silva , Christophe Jallet and attacking midfielder Javier Pastore , they are available at 4/11 (1.36) to win either half in this encounter set to be explosive.
For punters seeking for a value bet, they should back total goals over 0.5 at 1/16 (1.06)