Monaco vs Montpellier Preview, Tips and Odds

Monaco and Montpellier will face each other on Friday for a match of the 25th round in Ligue 1. Both teams are in the upper half of the standings, with Monaco sitting on 7th position with 35 points, while their next opponents from Montpellier are two places up on 5th, with two more points.

Monaco vs Montpellier Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last  games Last games home/away
Monaco Loss 11 W/ 7 D/ 2 L 6 W/ 3 D/ 1 L
Montpellier Win 2 W/ 7 D/ 11 L 1 W/ 3 D/ 6 L

Last game between the teams: 05.10.2019 Ligue 1: Montpellier – Monaco 3:1; Florent Mollet 31’, Pedro Mendes 39’, Andy Delort 56’; Wissam Ben Yedder 68’; Aleksandr Golovin from the visiting team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 81’
Last game at this venue: 01.12.2018 Ligue 1: Monaco – Montpellier 1:2; Youri Tielemans 42’; Gaetan Laborde 81’, Petar Skuletic 86’

Worth mentioning: Montpellier won the first encounter for the current campaign in Ligue 1 with 2:1 back in October 2019 and are undefeated in the previous three H2H clashes with Monaco. The stats for the last seven matches between the two sides are all equal, with each team winning twice. The sides playing at home also won two of those seven games, three ended in draws and there were also two triumphs for the visitors. Three of the last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals, and the same three also witnessed goals at both ends.

Monaco vs Montpellier Stats

Head to Head Last game Last  games Last games home/away
Monaco Loss 11 W/ 7 D/ 2 L 6 W/ 3 D/ 1 L
Montpellier Win 2 W/ 7 D/ 11 L 1 W/ 3 D/ 6 L

Last game Monaco: 08.02.2020 Ligue 1: Amiens – Monaco 1:2; Sehrou Guirassy 9’; Wissam Ben Yedder 85’, Islam Slimani 90’
Top performers Monaco: Wissam Ben Yedder 16 goals 5 assists, Islam Slimani 8 goals 8 assists, Keita Balde 4 goals 2 assists.
Next game Monaco: 22.02.2020 Ligue 1: Dijon – Monaco
Last game Montpellier: 09.02.2020 Ligue 1: Montpellier – St Etienne 1:0; Andy Delort 25’; Solomon Sambia from the home team was sent off with straight red card in the 41’
Top performers Montpellier: Andy Delort 9 goals 2 assists, Florent Mollet 6 goals 3 assists, Gaetan Laborde 5 goals 4 assists.
Next game Montpellier: 22.02.2020 Ligue 1: Angers – Montpellier

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Monaco 19-18 8 8 1
Montpellier 12-9 5 3 5

Worth mentioning: Monaco won the last two matches, both times with one goal margins. Prior to that the team from the Kingdom triumphed in just one of six games and were on a three game losing streak. No draw has been registered in Monaco’s last seven outings. Three of their last five meetings produced over 2,5 goals, and only the same three also saw both involved sides to score.
Montpellier won 1:0 against St Etienne last weekend and have lost only one game since the beginning of 2020. The team is experiencing serious troubles when going forward, and have been unable to score more than a goal in any of their last four matches, totaling just two for that period. None of Montpellier’s last six meetings was won by the visiting teams, as the hosts recorded four victories. Two of their last five outings featured over 2,5 goals and also two witnessed goals at both ends.

Monaco vs Montpellier News

Missing players Monaco: Tiemoue Bakayoko and Gelson Martins are suspended. Seydou Sy, Pietro Pellegri and Willem Geubbels are injured.
Missing players Montpellier: Geronimo Rulli and Andy Delort are suspended. Ambroise Oyongo, Pedro Mendes, Kylian Kaiboue and Nicolas Cozza are injured.

Monaco vs Montpellier Predictions

Monaco to win – 1.75 @ bet365