Montpellier VS Monaco ( BETTING TIPS, Match Preview & Expert Analysis )
PREVIEW & TIPS FOR Montpellier vs Monaco
Montpellier and Monaco face each other at the Stade de la Mosson in a match for the 20th matchday of Ligue 1. The two teams drew 1-1, on 29-09-2017, the last time they faced each other in this edition of the league. At this stage, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the away team, which has 3 wins and 1 draw in the last 4 games. In fact, the last time they faced this stage was on 02-02-2017, in a game for Ligue 1, which ended with Monaco winning by (1-2). The goals of the meeting were scored by Hilton (47 ‘) for Montpellier and by K. Glik (16’) and K. Mbappe Lottin (20 ‘) for Monaco. The home factor could have an influence on the final result, since although this is a meeting between 7 and 2 classified, in fact this is a game between the 15th placed in home games and the 4th as a visitor.
Montpellier Team News
After 6 wins, 8 draws and 5 losses, the home team is in 7th place, having won 26 points. In the last game, they beat Bordeaux (0-2), having lost (1-3) at home in a game against Metz. This is a team little affected by the house factor, since it has achieved similar results at home and abroad. In the last game he played, for the Coupe de la Ligue, won the Angers out by (0-1). In the last 10 home games for the league, Montpellier has 3 wins, 4 draws and 3 losses, so he has 13 points out of 30. In the matches played in their championship stadium, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 ‘was 0-0, which occurred in 6 of their 10 matches. His attack has scored regularly, as he has managed to achieve in 7 of the last 10 games for this competition. In their home games for this competition there is a tendency towards few goals, since in 8 of the last 10 that disputed there were less than 3 goals. In 19 games played in this competition, he never managed to get back to the marker in the 6 games in which he suffered the first goal. There have been 1 period in the last 10 home games for this competition: they suffered 4 of their 8 goals in the minutes (76’-90 ‘).
Montpellier vs Monaco Stats
Montpellier has a good time of the season and is currently present in all competitions in France. We should point out that homemakers have only one defeat in the last ten games. In this home game coach Michel Der Zakarian should keep the team in the usual 5-3-2 with Giovanni Sio and Ikoné being the most offensive references in Nantes: the first player is one of the best scorers with four goals scored. Of note that the weaknesses of Montpellier this season are the maintenance of possession of the ball, finalization and aerial game. Apparently there are no absences of weight for this game.
Monaco Team News
After 13 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses, the visiting team is in 2nd place, having won 41 points. In the last game, they beat Rennes at home (2-1), having won in the previous game in a game against Saint-Étienne (0-4). This is a stronger team in their field, where they won 25 points, against only 16 in their games as a visitor. The team arrives at this meeting after a win away to Nice by (1-2). For the championship, Monaco had 16 points in 27 chances, after 5 wins, 1 draw and 3 losses in the last 9 games they played as a visitor. His attack has scored regularly, as he has managed to achieve in 9 of the last 10 games for this competition. In 19 games in this event, he suffered the first goal 7 times and only managed 2 rounds.
The Monaco club arrives at this game with a victory at the Nice ground for 1-2 in a game to count for the French League Cup. Currently the visiting team has six consecutive victories in several competitions, showing that it is going through a great phase. In this game against Montpellier the commander Leonardo Jardim must play in the usual tactical system, that is, the 4-2-3-1, benefiting possession of the ball and the organized attacks. However in some moments of the game the visitors must lower the block and favor the counterattacks. At the individual level we highlight the Colombian Falcao with 15 goals initialed. It seems that the outgoing coach has doubted Boschilia, a player who still has physical complaints.