Angers vs Montpellier Prediction & Tips
Angers and Montpellier meet at Stade Raymond Kopa, in a match for the 31st round of Ligue 1. Montpellier won at home by (4‑1) the last time they met in this edition of the league, on 20‑09 ‑2020. In this stadium, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the home team, which registers 3 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss in the last 5 games. In fact, the last time these two teams played a match at this stadium was on 22‑02‑2020, in a match for Ligue 1 that ended with the victory of Angers SCO by (1‑0). The only goal of the match was scored by S. Bahoken (68 ‘). In this game, the home factor may be decisive, since both teams present considerable differences in the results achieved at home and as a visitor.
The home team is currently in 10th position, with 40 points won, after 11 wins, 7 draws and 12 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost at home to Saint ‑ Étienne by (0‑1). In the last match, they tied in an away match against Brest, by (0‑0). This is a team that curiously tends to achieve more positive results as a visitor than at home, since in the last 30 games they have registered 6 victories, 5 draws and 4 defeats as a visitor, with 18 goals scored and 20 suffered; against 6 victories, 3 draws and 6 defeats in his stadium, with 24 goals scored and 22 suffered. For the championship, Angers won 10 points out of a possible 30, after 3 wins, 1 draw and 6 losses in the last 10 games they played in their stadium. In their home league matches the most frequent final result at half ‑ time was 0‑0 (5 out of 14 matches). In 30 matches in the competition, he conceded the first goal 14 times and only managed 2 comebacks.
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Angers enter this match with a 0-0 draw, on the trip to the Stade Brest field, thus adding the second consecutive match without a win in this Ligue 1. In this match against Montpellier, coach Stéphane Moulin should choose a more cautious party. strategy, looking for spaces to counterattack. Midfielder Angelo Fulgini is one of the most important players in the tactical scheme of this formation, this athlete being responsible for the offensive process. For this match, the home team does not have Mohamed Ali Cho, Sada Thioub, Jimmy Cabot, Rachid Alioui and Enzo Ebosse, all injured.
After 12 wins, 8 draws and 10 losses, the visiting team is currently in 8th position, with 44 points won. In their last match, they beat Bordeaux at home by (3‑1), after having drawn away in the previous match, in a match against Nîmes, by (1‑1). This is a team that curiously has been stronger away than at home, since in the last 30 games they have registered 7 wins, 6 draws and 2 losses as a visitor; against 6 wins, 2 draws and 7 losses in his stadium. For the championship, Montpellier won 16 points out of a possible 30, after 4 wins, 4 draws and 2 losses in the last 10 away games. In their away league matches, the most frequent result at half ‑ time was 0‑0 (6 out of 16 matches). His defense has not been very strong, since he has suffered goals in 9 of the last 10 matches, but his offense has scored regularly, as he has scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 30 games in this competition, he only managed 2 comebacks in the 16 games in which he conceded the first goal.
Montpellier comes into this match with a 3-1 win against Bordeaux, thus registering their eighth consecutive match without losing in this French championship: the team’s goals were sealed by Junior Sambia, Stephy Mavididi and Gaëtan Laborde. Now, in this match against Angers, coach Michel Der Zakarian must maintain his standard tactical system, the 4-3-3, privileging the maintenance of ball possession and organized attacks, however, in some moments of the match he must act more directly. Forwards Andy Delort and Gaëtan Laborde are the highlights of this team with 10 goals each. For this game, the visiting coach cannot count Ambroise Oyongo due to physical problems.
Angers – Montpellier FREE TIPS
Montpellier – Win @ 3.25
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90