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Montpellier has a Ligue 1 assignment against Metz on the first day of the month. Will Metz survive another onslaught against Montpellier on matchday? We have the best tips, analysis, predictions and odds for this game in this post. Read further to details.
Montpellier vs Metz Game Prediction and Betting Tips
A 3-1 victory in the reverse fixture earned Montpellier the points the needed to be where they are currently on Ligue 1 table. Montpellier is 12th while Metz is staring at eminent relegation at the bottom of the table. Read our free tips below and place a bet on any of the selected bookmakers at the best prices.
Metz to score first @187/100 (2.87)
Metz should register on the score sheet first in this game. The visitors look better defensively than Montpellier ahead of this match. Metz leaked three goals in their last three games, one in each game. On the other hand, Montpellier conceded 7 goals in the last three outings. The hosts seemed to have relaxed with few games to go since there is little to play for at this point. They are safe from relegation while Metz is hoping against hope for survival.
Both teams will score @ 3/4(1.75)
Our second Montpellier vs Metz tip backs both teams to find the net. We have settled on this market due to the defensive challenges currently being experienced on both sides. Both teams have one draw and four losses from the last five games.
Montpellier vs Metz Betting Odds, H2H and Stats
See the tables below for current team form, H2H details and the best odds from our selected bookmakers in the UK.
Montpellier vs Metz Game Preview, Lineups and News
Montpellier looks safe on Ligue 1 table and are not threatened by relegation even if they lose the remaining four games. Perhaps that is why they have relaxed in their quest for a top finish this season. However, a desire to bag six points from Metz could be a trigger for the hosts in this duel. They defeated Metz in the reverse game and with home support, another three points against struggling visitors is a good bet.
On the other hand, Metz boasts a better record against Montpellier in the last 20 Meetings. The visitors have 10 wins, 5 draws and 5 losses against Montpellier in the last 20 meetings. While that good record should motivate Metz in this trip to Montpellier, they haven’t done well on the road. Metz has lost 9 away games this season out of 17 trips. Montpellier has lost 6 on home soil.
FAQs about Montpellier vs Metz Ligue 1 Match
Who will be the referee in this game?
Clement Turpin will the on-field referee when Montpellier hosts Metz on the first day of May, 2022.
How do the head coaches of both teams compared?
The two coaches have met four times previous and shared two wins apiece.
What time will Montpellier vs Metz start?
The kick off time is 16:00 GMT +3