Metz will travel to Stade de la Meinau to face Strasbourg in a game of Ligue 1 6th round on Friday. Both teams are currently in the lower half of the standings, with the hosts of this tie occupying 15th position on four points, while Metz are down to 17th on one point less.
Strasbourg vs Metz Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Strasbourg||Win||5 W/ 6 D/ 9 L||2 W/ 5 D/ 3 L|
|Metz||Loss||9 W/ 6 D/ 5 L||3 W/ 5 D/ 2 L|
Last game between the teams: 14.02.2021 Ligue 1: Metz – Strasbourg 1:2; Thomas Delaine 17’; Adrien Thomasson 33’, 84’
Last game at this venue: 13.12.2020 Ligue 1: Strasbourg – Metz 2:2; Mohamed Simakan 66’, Adrien Thomasson 78’; Dylan Bronn 35’(penalty), Opa Nguette 70’; Dylan Bronn from the visiting team missed a penalty in the 51’
Worth mentioning: Strasbourg prevailed 1:2 away from home when coming up against Metz for the last time in February of this year. That was their first victory across the last thirteen H2H clashes between the two sides, as Metz triumphed on seven occasions for the period and five ended without a winner in draws. Only one of the previous six matches was won by the hosts, with Strasbourg’s last home win dating over fourteen years ago to May of 2007. Three of the last five games featured over 2,5 goals, while four witnessed goals at both ends.
Strasbourg vs Metz Stats
|As of 15.09||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Strasbourg||Loss||3 W/ 2 D/ 5 L||2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L|
|Metz||Loss||3 W/ 3 D/ 4 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L|
Last game Strasbourg: 12.09.2021 Ligue 1: Lyon – Strasbourg 3:1; Moussa Dembele 8’, Jason Denayer 64’, Lucas Paqueta 87’; Habib Diallo 90’(penalty)
Top performers Strasbourg: Adrien Thomasson 2 goals 1 assist, Ludovic Ajorque 1 goal 2 assists, Habib Diallo 1 goal.
Next game Strasbourg: 22.09.2021 Ligue 1: Lens – Strasbourg
Last game Metz: 12.09.2021 Ligue 1: Metz – Troyes 0:2; Gerson Rodrigues 50’, Xavier Chavalerin 84’
Top performers Metz: Fabien Centonze 2 goals, Ibrahima Niane 1 goal 1 assist, Habib Maiga 1 goal.
Next game Metz: 22.09.2021 Ligue 1: Metz – Paris SG
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Strasbourg returned home empty-handed from the visit to Lyon, as they lost 3:1 on Sunday. Their victory with that exact same score against Brest in the previous Ligue 1 round remains the team’s only across the last six outings. Strasbourg have failed to keep a clean sheet in any of the last thirteen meetings. Only four of their last twenty encounters ended in victory for the teams playing at home. Three of Strasbourg last five matches resulted in over 2,5 goals, as four saw both involved sides to score.
Metz suffered 0:2 home loss when taking on Troyes on Sunday. The team has lost both of its last two games (the previous one a friendly against Auxerre) without scoring and is winless in six consecutive meetings. If excluding the exhibition matches, then Metz have failed to triumph in eight competitive encounters in a row. Two of their last five clashes produced over 2,5 goals, while two witnessed goals at both ends.
Strasbourg vs Metz News
Missing players Strasbourg: Moise Sahi Dion, Lebo Mothiba and Ibrahima Sissoko are injured.
Missing players Metz: Farid Boulaya, Manuel Cabit, Kevin N’Doram and Opa Nguette are injured.
Strasbourg vs Metz Predictions
Strasbourg to win – 1.80 @ bet365