Paris Saint-Germain vs Montpellier Preview, Tips and Odds

The teams of Paris Saint-Germain and Montpellier will meet at Parc des Princes in the French capital for a game of Ligue 1’s 21st round on Friday. Parisians are on top of the standings, leading the way on fourty-two points, while Montpellier are down at 11th position on twenty-eight.

Paris Saint-Germain vs Montpellier Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Paris SG Win 11 W/ 6 D/ 3 L 6 W/ 3 D/ 1 L
Montpellier Loss 3 W/ 6 D/ 11 L 1 W/ 3 D/ 6 L

Last game between the teams: 05.12.2020 Ligue 1: Montpellier – Paris SG 1:3; Stephy Mavididi 41’; Colin Dagba 33’, Moise Kean 77’, Kylian Mbappe 90’
Last game at this venue: 01.02.2020 Ligue 1: Paris SG – Montpellier 5:0; Pablo Sarabia 8’, Angel Di Maria 41’, Daniel Congre 44’, Kylian Mbappe 57’, Layvin Kurzawa 65’; Dimitry Bertaud from the visiting team was sent off with straight red card in the 17’

Worth mentioning: Paris Saint-Germain recorded a solid 1:3 win away from home when both sides met for the last time just over a month ago in December of 2020. The capital side is on a run of three straight victories in the H2H clashes and allowed their opponents to win just one of the last eight meetings. No draw has been registered in the previous six games, with the winning sides scoring at least three goals in all of those. Four of the last five encounters witnessed goals at both ends, as all five featured over 3,5 goals.

Paris Saint-Germain vs Montpellier Stats

As of 19.01 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Paris SG Win 7 W/ 2 D/ 1 L 4 W/ 0 D/ 1 L
Montpellier Loss 3 W/ 2 D/ 5 L 3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L

Last game Paris SG: 16.01.2021 Ligue 1: Angers – Paris SG 0:1; Layvin Kurzawa 70’
Top performers Paris SG: Kylian Mbappe 12 goals 5 assists, Moise Kean 9 goals, Angel Di Maria 3 goals 5 assists.
Next game Paris SG: 31.01.2021 Ligue 1: Lorient – Paris SG
Last game Montpellier: 15.01.2021 Ligue 1: Montpellier – Monaco 2:3; Elye Wahi 64’, Andy Delort 69’; Kevin Volland 24’, Wissam Ben Yedder 35’, 61’(penalty)
Top performers Montpellier: Andy Delort 9 goals 6 assists, Gaetan Laborde 6 goals 6 assists, Stephy Mavididi 4 goals.
Next game Montpellier: 30.01.2021 Ligue 1: Montpellier – Lens

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Paris SG 21-5 5 4 5
Montpellier 17-22 7 8 1

Worth mentioning: Paris Saint-Germain prevailed with a slender 0:1 over Angers away from home on Saturday. Parisians are on a run of three straight victories and undefeaten in seven consecutive matches. Only the most recent of those seven games was won by the visiting sides, while the hosts triumphed four times in the process. PSG have not conceded more than a goal in the last eleven meetings. Three of their last five outings produced over 2,5 goals, as two saw both involved teams to score.
Montpellier lost 2:3 at home to Monaco on Friday. The team is on a poor form, unable to win any of the last six games, recording two draws and four defeats in the process. Montpellier’s main weakness is at the back, as they conceded two or more in all but one of the previous eight encounters. Only one of their last nine and just two of the last sixteen clashes were won by the home sides. Four of Montpellier’s last five outings resulted in over 3,5 goals, while all five witnessed goals at both ends.

Paris Saint-Germain vs Montpellier News

Missing players Paris SG: Alexandre Letellier, Colin Dagba, Thilo Kehrer, Rafinha and Juan Bernat are injured.
Missing players Montpellier: No reports of injuries or suspensions.

Paris Saint-Germain vs Montpellier Predictions

Paris Saint-Germain to win -1 handicap – 1.57 @ bet365