Clermont vs Metz prediction: Clermont is still showing that they are a team that is not easy to play even as a rookie. Back at home in round 4, Clermont will welcome Metz. Against an opponent without the necessary stability, it was an opportunity for Clermont to earn 3 more points.
- Match date: 01:00 p.m – 2021/08/29
- Event: Ligue 1
- Stage: Matchday 4th
- Location: Stade Gabriel Montpied
CLERMONT VS METZ PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Clermont is having great confidence going into the match against Metz. They are having a great advantage of playing at the home of Stade Gabriel-Montpied.
Clermont’s form in the last 5 matches: W W W W D
Clermont is still one of the teams that still keep their unbeaten streak in Ligue 1. After 3 rounds, this team has not received any defeat. Instead, rookie Clermont earned themselves 2 wins and 1 more draw. Thereby, the total score that Les Lanciers is holding is 7, corresponding to an average of 2.3 points/match. With that unbeaten streak, Clermont was given a lot more confidence.
Looking at the recent performance, coach Pascal Gastien’s army is also having an effect. Counting only the last 5 matches played, Clermont is still unbeaten. Notably, they have earned 4 wins, corresponding to a rate of 80%. Expanding on the previous matches, Clermont’s unbeaten streak was 10 games in a row. The last time they lost came from the middle of May. Most recently they excellently drew Lyon 3-3.
Metz’s form in the last 5 matches: W W D L D
Metz has yet to find a single victory in Ligue 1 this season. After 3 rounds, the best result that this team got for themselves was only 2 draws. In contrast, Metz received a defeat when losing to Nantes 0-2 in the second round. So until now, Les Grenats has only won 2/9 maximum points. Therefore, they are underrated before entering round 4.
In the last rd3 round, coach Frédéric Antonetti’s students played at Saint-Symphorien’s home ground to welcome Reims. Facing an equal opponent, Metz had a better position. However, after the match ended, the host Metz only drew 1-1 to get 1 point.
Select: Clermont FT.
In the past 18 years, the total number of encounters between the two teams is only 16. In which Clermont is having better performances than the opponent when earning 7 victories. On the other side of the line, this number of Metz is only 4.
However, with the last 5 matches between the two teams, they are in balance. Specifically, Clermont and Metz both won 2 victories. The only draw between the two teams took place in 2015. The last time they faced the opponent, Clermont had a 2-1 victory.
Select: Clermont FT.
Clermont is possessing a solid defense system in the matches played at home at Stade Gabriel-Montpied. Considering the last 5 matches, the number of goals they received was 4. Notably, there were 3 matches where they kept clean sheets. In contrast, Clermont’s scoring performance is 1.6 goals per game.
Metz could not have the certainty of defense with trips away from home. Looking at the past 5 away games, the total number of goals conceded by Metz is 7. Average conceded 1.4 times. Meanwhile, the attack scored 8 goals.
With Over/Under 2.25, Clermont’s last 5 home matches have won 3 Under times, corresponding to a rate of 60%. On the Metz side, Under won twice in the last 5 away matches they attended.
Select: Under 2.25 FT.
Clermont vs Metz Prediction: Clermont 2-0 Metz FT (1-0 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 4th match of Ligue 1 between Clermont vs Metz on 2021/08/29 of the CMD368 bookie.