Monaco vs Toulouse prediction, odds & betting tips 18/02/2024

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France Ligue 1 - Stade Louis II

Monaco vs Toulouse prediction
Monaco to beat Toulouse again this season? – Photo by Romain Perrocheau/FEP/Icon Sport

Monaco will meet with Toulouse in the next round of Ligue 1 on Sunday, 18 February. Will Monaco get three points here to maybe take over Nice in the second place in the standings or will Toulouse put up a fight? Find out from our Monaco vs Toulouse prediction and check out more Ligue 1 predictions on our website.

Monaco vs Toulouse prediction: Monaco to move up from third in the standings?

Monaco vs Toulouse predictions
Our pick

⚽ Winner prediction

Monaco

⚽ Total goals prediction

Over 2.5 total goals

⚽ Correct score prediction

1-2

Monaco's recent form has been shaky, with just one win in the last four games in all competitions, including a loss after penalties to Rouen in Coupe de France. However, Toulouse have also struggled recently, losing four of their last five games across the board, which includes a loss to Rouen in Coupe de France as well, also after penalties.

Pre-game odds and win probability: Monaco clearly the expected winners

  • HOME: 1/2 (1.50) – 66.70%
  • DRAW: 13/4 (4.25) – 23.50%
  • AWAY: 5/1 (6.00) – 16.70%

*odds from Ladbrokes, subject to change

While the two teams are coming into this match in somewhat similar forms, Monaco is 18 points ahead of Toulouse in the standings, so it's not a surprise that they are the favourites in this match.

Last five H2Hs: Toulouse hoping to avoid another loss to Monaco

France Ligue 1 20/12/23

Toulouse

Toulouse

1
Monaco

Monaco

2

France Ligue 1 03/06/23

Monaco

Monaco

1
Toulouse

Toulouse

2

France Ligue 1 06/11/22

Toulouse

Toulouse

0
Monaco

Monaco

2

France Ligue 1 04/12/19

Toulouse

Toulouse

1
Monaco

Monaco

2

France Ligue 1 02/02/19

Monaco

Monaco

2
Toulouse

Toulouse

1

With four wins in the last five H2H duels, Monaco have dominated Toulouse recently. In fact, that's the case for their overall H2H record as well, which stands at 43-26-24 for Monaco.

Team news and form guide

Monaco: Gunning for the second place in Ligue 1

In the last eight games in the league, Monaco have four wins, two draws, and two losses, which has been enough to keep them in the third place in the standings, just one point behind Nice. The team is currently without their top scorer Wissam Ben Yedder, who's suspended, along with Aleksandr Golovin and Soungoutou Magassa. Meanwhile, Krepin Diatta and Eliot Matazo are injured.

Predicted LineupKohn – Kehrer, Maripan, Salisu, Jakobs – Fofana, Zakaria, Camara – Akliouche, Minamino – Balogun

France Ligue 1 18/02/24

L

Toulouse

Toulouse

2

Monaco

Monaco

1

France Ligue 1 11/02/24

W

Nice

Nice

2

Monaco

Monaco

3

France Cup 08/02/24

L

Rouen

Rouen

1 (6)

Monaco

Monaco

1 (5)

France Ligue 1 04/02/24

D

Le Havre

Le Havre

1

Monaco

Monaco

1

France Ligue 1 27/01/24

D

Marseille

Marseille

2

Monaco

Monaco

2

Toulouse: Falling behind in the standings

It seems that Toulouse have struggled a bit lately with four losses in five games in all competitions, while their form in Ligue 1 has been widely inconsistent recently and the team now sits just one point ahead of the first team in the relegation zone. Meanwhile, Gabriel Suazo is suspended, while  Zakaria Aboukhlal, Kevin Keben, and Denis Genreau are injured.

Predicted LineupRestes – Desler, Mawissa, Nicolaisen, Diarra – Schmidt, Skytta – Gboho, Spierings, Cissoko – Dallinga

UEFA Europa League 22/02/24

D

Benfica

Benfica

0

Toulouse

Toulouse

0

France Ligue 1 18/02/24

W

Monaco

Monaco

1

Toulouse

Toulouse

2

UEFA Europa League 15/02/24

L

Benfica

Benfica

2

Toulouse

Toulouse

1

France Ligue 1 11/02/24

L

Nantes

Nantes

2

Toulouse

Toulouse

1

France Ligue 1 04/02/24

W

Reims

Reims

2

Toulouse

Toulouse

3

Our free expert picks: Monaco to win with three goals to be scored at least

On top of our free betting tips for this game, there are more Monaco vs Toulouse betting tips we have for you.

One of them for both teams to score, which comes at 13/17(1.76) odds and 56.70% probability. You might also want to back Monaco to score first at 4/9 (1.44) odds, which is the same as a 69.20% probability

Hot tip – Monaco to win

  • Monaco are third in Ligue 1 standings right now, 18 points ahead of Toulouse.
  • In their last five H2H duels with Toulouse, Monaco have won four times.

Other tips

Over 2.5 total goals

  • Monaco have averaged 3.33 total goals per game in Ligue 1 so far.
  • Four of the previous five meetings between Monaco and Toulouse have gone over 2.5 total goals.

Correct score: 1-2

  • In four of the last five duels between Monaco and Toulouse, one of the teams has one 2-1.
  • Toulouse have lost 2-1 in their last two matches against Benfica and Nantes.

Player to watch: Takumi Minamino

With the team's top scorer Ben Yedder out of this game, other Monaco's players will have to step up and one of the main candidates for this is Takumi Minamino. After all, the Japanese winger has five goals and five assists in Ligue 1 this season.

Takumi Minamino
Minamino with 10 goal contributions in 18 appearances in Ligue 1 – Photo by Romain Perrocheau/FEP/Icon Sport

Improving his versatility this season?

Compared to previous season's in Minamino's career when he mostly scored from right-footed shots, this season's five goals by the Japanese showed he has versatility. After all, only two of his Ligue 1 goals were from right-footed shots, two came from headers, and one after a left-footed shot.


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