Guingamp – Metz : Preview & Prediction
Guingamp and Metz meet at the Stade du Roudourou in a match for the 27th round of Ligue 1. Guingamp won away by (1-3) from the last time they faced each other in this edition of the league on 05-08-2017. The history of recent direct clashes is favorable to the home team, which has 3 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss in the last 5 games. In this match the home factor can play an important role, since Guingamp presents significant differences in the results achieved at home and as a visitor.
Analysis of Guingamp
The home team is currently in 10th place with 34 points, after 9 wins, 7 draws and 10 losses. In the penultimate match, they drew at home to Caen by (0-0). In the last match, he tied for Montpellier for (1-1). This is a stronger team when you play in your stadium, because in the last 30 games you have 4 wins, 2 draws and 9 losses as a visitor; against 6 wins, 5 draws and 4 losses in his stadium. In the last 10 home games for the championship, Guingamp recorded 3 wins, 5 draws and 2 losses, having won 14 points out of 30. In the matches played in their championship stadium, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 ‘was 0-0, which was verified in 8 of their 13 matches. In his home matches for this competition there is a tendency towards few goals, since in 9 of the last 13 that disputed there were less than 3 goals. In 26 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 13 times and only got 2 turns on the scoreboard.
Guingamp have been playing a French Championship only median and going through a phase of certain instability with only 1 victory in their last 6 games, needing to return to their best form to have safe distance from the relegation zone. The team has a rather ineffective attack that has scored only 26 goals and is the seventh worst of the national while the defense has conceded 33 goals and is the ninth less leaked, demonstrating that it needs a better performance of both sectors to be able to fight higher up in the classification. Playing at home, as the match on Saturday, Guingamp comes from 3 games without wins and the most worrisome is that he did not score 1 goal in these 3 matches, but it is worth mentioning that he has the sixth defense less leaked as a visitor in Ligue 1 And coach Kombouare is expected to repeat the last round of qualifying for the away draw.
After 5 wins, 3 draws and 18 losses, the visiting team is in 20th place, having won 18 points. In the last match, they lost with Troyes away (1-0), after having lost at home in a game against Montpellier (0-1). This is a team that maintains the income when it plays outside of its stadium, because in the last 30 games it registers 3 wins, 3 draws and 9 losses as a visitor; against 4 wins, 2 draws and 9 losses in his stadium. In the last 10 away games, Metz have won 1, 2 draws and 7 losses, having won 5 points out of 30. The team has conceded goals in 8 of their last 10 games, so they have not shown great defensive solidity, but their attack has scored regularly, as they managed to achieve in 8 of the last 10 games in this competition. In 26 games in this competition, he only managed 1 turn on the scoreline in 18 games in which he suffered the first goal. There are 1 periods highlighted in the last 13 matches played as a visitor to this competition: he scored 5 of his 11 goals in the minutes (76′-90 ‘).
Metz have been disastrous in Ligue 1, parked last season for several rounds, lost 4 of their last 5 games and need an urgent recovery to try to avoid a likely relegation at the end of the season. The team has great problems in both the defense and offensive systems, having conceded 47 goals, being the second most leaked defender of the national, and scored only 23 goals, having the fourth worst attack and these numbers help explain the campaign below the criticism . Metz has the second worst campaign of the national, playing the most important part of the season, as the team that lost most of their time away from their dominions, and it is worth mentioning that it is the third team that suffered more goals in the visitor’s condition. For the game against Guingamp, coach Frederic Hantz has no problems in the team that has been climbing in the last rounds and should repeat the opening 11 of the last games.
Guingamp – Metz : Betting Tips
Guingamp – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / NO – Odds: 1.70
UNDER 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70