Dijon – Metz : Preview & Prediction
It is an extremely important match between two misclassified, Dijon, 16th, and Metz, 18th … A single small point separates these two clubs which fight for the maintenance. The DFCO has just taken 2 points over the last 3 days against Montpellier (2-2) and Amiens (1-1) but lost just in Nantes (1-0). In its Gaston Petit stadium, the Burgundian club has been unbeatable since the end of August and the partners of Julio Tavares (3 goals) notably hung Marseille there (0-0) and beat PSG (2-1) and even Rennes (2- 1). FC Metz has everything to fear from this trip especially since the Grenats come out of a heavy setback on the lawn of OGC Nice (4-1) on December 7. The Lorraine club, in great difficulty in the classification, has not won a single meeting since October 19, two months! The foals of Vincent Hognon managed to keep OM in check (1-1) at Saint-Symphorien on the last day after 2 defeats in a row against Stade Rennais (0-1) at home then in Nice (4 -1). FC Metz crosses a very bad pass and must quickly glean 3 points under penalty of living a second part of crisp season.
Dijon remains on 2 matches without defeat against FC Metz (1 success and 1 draw).
A victory would allow the DFCO to take off on the relegation zone, a small mattress 4 points ahead.
FC Metz is on a long series of 9 games without a win, all competitions combined.
The Grenats have already suffered 5 losses in 9 trips in the league.
The Burgundian club has been undefeated for 6 games at Gaston Gérard (3 wins and 3 draws).
Dijon will be able to benefit from the support of its supporters to overthrow FC Metz to Gaston Gérard.
Dijon – Metz : Betting Tips
Dijon – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70