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Montpellier and Troyes meet at the Stade de la Mosson in Ligue 1 on Sunday, August 7th. Can poor travellers Troyes avoid defeat on the opening day of the season? Read our free predictions and find the latest odds for the fixture below in our detailed match preview.
Montpellier vs Troyes – Free Betting Tips & Predictions
Montpellier are targeting three early points when they host Troyes on the opening weekend of the new Ligue 1 season. Read our top predictions for this weekend’s fixture below.
- 1 Montpellier vs Troyes – Free Betting Tips & Predictions
- 2 Top Betting Odds and Stats for Montpellier vs Troyes
- 3 Montpellier vs Troyes Team News & Injuries
- 4 Montpellier vs Troyes Coverage and Frequently Asked Questions
Montpellier to Win
Troyes were notoriously poor on the road last season and though one of four away victories in Ligue 1 was secured at Montpellier’s expense, a repeat of that triumph over their ten-man hosts feels unlikely on Sunday. Instead, a home win is favoured at the Stade de la Mosson, where new-season optimism could be enough to get La Paillade over the line. No club lost more away assignments (11) than Troyes last term – a record that makes them well worth opposing here.
Under 2.5 Goals
Bettors on the lookout for action-packed fixtures should head elsewhere on Sunday as Montpellier’s duel with Troyes has the makings of a game decided by slender margins. Both of last season’s encounters between the teams produced under 2.5 goals, indeed, seven of the last eight meetings between the sies overall have seen two or fewer efforts notched. High-class attackers are lacking in both camps and we recommend sticking with under 2.5 goals for this one.
Top Betting Odds and Stats for Montpellier vs Troyes
Check out our collection of the top stats for Sunday’s match below alongside a tool to help you choose the best odds.
Montpellier vs Troyes Prediction, Odds and Betting Tips 07/08/2022
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Montpellier vs Troyes Team News & Injuries
Read all of the injury updates and team news for Sunday’s Ligue 1 skirmish between Montpellier and Troyes below.
Montpellier Predicted Lineup
Jordan Ferri is suspended for Montpellier and the midfielder won't be available to play on Sunday. Injury issues are few and far between, however. Remy Cabella, Junior Samba and Mihailo Ristic all left the club on free transfers in the summer, while Arnaud Nordin, Wahbi Khazri and Faitout Maouassa arrived as free agents.
Predicted Lineup for Montpellier: Omlin – Souquet, Cozza, Sakho, Saint-Luce – Nordin, Chotard, Savanier, Delaye – Germain, Makouana
Troyes Predicted Lineup
Troyes have no fitness concerns this week and they will take a fully fit squad to Montpellier on Sunday. The club showed some ambition in the summer when they spent over €10m on Brazilian winger Savio, talented centre-half Jackson Porozo and Danish fullback Andreas Bruus.
Predicted Lineup for Troyes: Moulin – Bruus, Porozo, Palmer-Brown, Salmier, Conte – Ripart, Kouame, Tardieu, Chavalerin – Touzghar
Montpellier vs Troyes Coverage and Frequently Asked Questions
Where will Sunday’s game be played?
The Stade de la Mosson will host Montpellier vs Troyes this weekend.
What time does this fixture kick off?
The game is scheduled to start at 14:00 BST.
Which club is favourite to win this weekend?
The bookmakers have priced Montpellier as their favourites to win on Sunday.