Valenciennes – Metz : Preview & Prediction
Valenciennes owes its place of first non relegation thanks to a better goal difference on Sochaux, 18th and barrage. The reception of FC Metz will conclude this 18th day of Ligue 2 before a trip to Le Havre on December 22, which will mark the outcome of this first leg. VA has only one goal in mind, that of maintenance. The last results in the league are disappointing with 2 draws in Beziers (1-1) and against Paris FC (0-0) and 1 defeat at Niort (1-0) on December 4 last. The qualification to Thaon, club NAT3, snatch (6-3 p) on December 9, shows that the club north is struggling and lack of confidence and results.Metz , leader of this Ligue 2, which saw Brest return to 1 unit this Friday night, will want to chain a third win in a row to distance his dolphin again. Undefeated since November 5, the Grenats have just won 5 wins and 1 draw in their last 6 games. The Lorraine club beat the Red Star (2-0) in the league and released Oissel (1-0) in the Coupe de France last Sunday. With 6 wins and 2 draws in 9 trips in Ligue 2, FC Metz has the best record on the outside and could confirm its ranking after this match at the Hainaut stadium.
Metz have been unbeaten since November 5th.
The Grenats are on 2 consecutive successes, series in progress.
Valenciennes is in 3 games without a win (2 draws and 1 loss) in the league.
The record turns to the advantage of FC Metz with 3 successes and 1 draw against 1 defeat.
FC Metz will want to get away from Brest easy winner of Beziers (3-0).
FC Metz should not miss the opportunity to leave Stade Brestois again after a very likely victory at Valenciennes.
Valenciennes – Metz : Betting Tips
FC Metz – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70