Amiens – Metz (Pick, Prediction, Preview)

Amiens vs Metz Prediction & Tips

Amiens SC and Metz meet at Stade Crédit Agricole de la Licorne, in a match for this phase of the Coupe de France (4th Round). The record of direct confrontations of the last 3 years is favorable to the home team, which in the last 6 matches won 4, tied 1 and lost 1. The last direct confrontation between these two teams, on 02-29-2020, ended with the victory of Metz by (0‑1).

The home team reaches this stage of the Coupe de France (4th Round) after a win away (2-4), in the penalty shootout, with Dunkerque. In their last match, for League 2, they drew with Caen at home by (0‑0). In their last 10 home games Amiens SC has recorded 3 wins, 6 draws and 1 loss. In their home matches there is a tendency to have few goals, since 19 of the last 40 they played ended with Under 1.5 goals. In 15 games, they suffered the first goal 6 times and only managed 1 comeback. There is 1 period that stands out in the last 13 home matches for all competitions: they have scored 3 of their 7 goals between minutes (61′ ‑ 75 ‘).

Amiens comes to this game after a draw, at zero, in the reception to Caen, thus registering the second game in a row without winning in official games. It should be noted that the locals eliminated Dunkerque in the last round of the Coupe de France. In this match against Metz, coach Oswald Tanchot must maintain his usual 4-3-3 tactical scheme, with Stiven Mendoza, Arnaud Lusamba and Darell Tokpa being the most advanced men on the team. Attacking midfielder Alexis Blin is Amiens’ main player, being responsible for creating and organizing the offensive process. All players are available for this game.

The visiting team will make its debut in this edition of the Coupe de France with the intention of achieving a positive result, taking advantage of the home factor. In their last match, for Ligue 1, they lost to Saint ‑ Étienne by (1‑0). In their last 10 away matches Metz has recorded 4 wins, 4 draws and 2 losses. His attack has scored regularly, as he has scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches. In 15 games, they suffered the first goal 8 times and only managed 1 comeback. In the last 13 home matches for all competitions there is 1 period that stands out: they have conceded 4 of their 11 goals between minutes (76′ ‑ 90 ‘).

Metz comes to this game unmotivated, after a 1×0 loss in the visit to Saint-Étienne, ending six games in a row without losing in official games. In this match against Amiens, coach Frédéric Antonetti will have to line up his players in a 3-5-2 match, in which Thierry Ambrose and Vagner make up the front row of the team. Attacking midfielder Farid Boulaya is the team’s top scorer, with five goals. For this game the visiting coach cannot count on Warren Tchimbembe, Vincent Pajot, Opa Nguette, Kevin N’Doram, Ibrahima Niane and Manuel Cabit, all with physical problems.

Amiens – Metz FREE TIPS

Metz – Win @ 3.25

Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80

Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90