In one of the meetings of the French championship, the main forces of Strasbourg and Saint-Etienne will clash. Will the favorite be able to win in the upcoming confrontation? LiveResult.Ru evaluates the opponents' chances of success in this match.

"Montpellier"

The players of "Montpellier" perform according to the scenario of the last championship. The home team shows very unstable football, occasionally showing meaningful and productive football. After nine rounds, the "paladins" have two victories and four peaceful outcomes, which brought 10 points and 13th place in the standings. It is impossible not to note the performance indicators of the hosts – 16:16. After the defeat in the meeting with PSG (0:2), the orange-Blacks drew with Strasbourg (1:1).

"Lance"

The 1998 French champion was unable to compete for a place in European competitions last season. At the same time, the team outlined the same task in the upcoming championship. During the nine rounds of the current championship, the "blood-gold" got 5 wins and drew three times, which brought 18 points and the second line. The distance to PSG is nine points, with one match in reserve. After the defeat from Strasbourg, the guests were able to win 2 victories, beating Marseille and Reims in face-to-face meetings.

Injuries and disqualifications:

Disqualifications:
Medina (busting yellow cards) – "Lance".
Injuries:
Oyongo (knee), Tamash (knee), Tuler (hip) - all "Montpellier". Jean (hip), Kakuta (hip), Haidara (groin) – all "Lance".

Statistics and figures:

  • "Lance" is the favorite of the meeting;
  • Montpellier have not won in the last 4 matches;
  • "Lance" won 4 victories in 5 meetings;
  • The last face-to-face meeting of the rivals ended with a score of 2:1 in favor of "Lance".

Forecast

Surely this meeting will please us with scoring and dangerous moments. Opponents, as a rule, please with an aggressive game. In this meeting, the betting total will be broken.