Youan, Thody Elie
Nantes and Monaco face at Stade de la Beaujoire - Louis Fonteneau, in a match for the 11 th round of the Ligue 1. The head ‑ to ‑ head record at this stadium favors the visiting team, which in the last 4 matches has won 2, tied 1 and lost 1 Indeed, in the last head ‑ to ‑ head played at this stadium, on 11‑08‑2018, for the Ligue 1, Monaco only won by (1‑3). The goals of the match were scored by E. Sala (90 ') for Nantes and Rony Lopes (69'), S. Jovetić (80 ') and R. Falcao (83') for Monaco. The home / away condition deserves special attention, since although this is a match between 2nd and 14th of the league table, it's actually a match between the 3rd best in home matches and the 1st best in away matches.
The home team is currently in the 2 nd position, with 19 points won, after 6 wins, 1 draw and 3 losses. In the penultimate round, they have won a home match against Nice by (1‑0). In the last match, they lost in an away match against Metz, by (1‑0). This is a home team, since they have conceded 13 points in their stadium, with 4 goals scored and 0 conceded, against 6 points away, where they have scored 5 goals and conceded 6. For the championship, Nantes won 13 points out of 15 possible , after 4 wins and 1 draw in the last 5 games they have played at their stadium.
In this competition, they have a sequence of 4 wins in the last home matches and they haven't lost any of the last 5 home matches. Their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition.
Nantes comes into this match after a 1-0 loss against Metz, putting an end to their three straight wins in this French championship. It is worth mentioning that the home club has played great games in their stadium, having won 4 of the 5 games played. Coach Christian Gourcuff will favor defensive organization and counterattacks on the sides. Moses Simon is the most dangerous player on this team at Nantes, who is an expert in individual duel and offensive transition. On the other hand, Kalifa Coulibaly is Nantes top scorer with 3 goals. For this round the coach will not be able to use Wagué, suspended, as well as Krhin, Marcus Coco and Traoré, these with physical problems.
The away team is currently in the 14 th position of the league, with 12 points won, after 3 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses. In the penultimate round, they have lost an away match against Montpellier by (3‑1). In the last match, they won in a home match against Rennes, by (3‑2). This is a team affected by the home factor, since they have won points in away matches and 10 in their stadium, with 15 goals scored and 13 conceded at home, against 3 goals scored and 8 conceded in away matches. In the league, Monaco have won 2 points out of 12 possible, after 2 draws and 2 losses in the last 4 away matches.
For this competition, they do not win as a visitor make 4 games. They have conceded goals in 9 of the last 10 matches, so they have not shown great defensiveness, but their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition. There are 1 periods that stand out in the last 5 away matches for all competitions: they have conceded 3 of their 8 goals between minutes (31' ‑ 45 ').
Monaco comes for this match after a 3-2 win against Rennes, returning to triumphs after their defeat against Montpellier: the goals were scored by Slimani and Ben Yedder (2). In this trip to the Nantes field, coach Leonardo Jardim should keep the team in the 3-5-2, privileging the ball possession and organized attacks, especially through the right: Gil Dias is very fast and competent in driving the ball to the Nantes. attack. On the other hand, the jewel of this Monaco is the offensive Wissam Ben Yedder, being the best scorer with 8 goals. Out of this game are Jovetic due to physical problems.
FC Nantes haven't won any of their last 3 games against AS Monaco.
AS Monaco have received 4 red cards this season. This is the highest number in Ligue 1.
FC Nantes's home record this season: 4-1-0.
AS Monaco's away record this season: 0-2-2.
Kalifa Coulibaly is FC Nantes's top scorer with 3 goals. Wissam Ben Yedder has scored 8 times for AS Monaco.
A year ago, FC Nantes were number 18 in the table with 9 points. Now they are number 2 with 19 points.
A year ago, AS Monaco were number 19 in the table with 6 points. Now they are number 14 with 12 points.
FC Nantes haven't lost in any of their last 6 home matches.
FC Nantes have won 4 home matches in a row.
The most common result of matches between FC Nantes and AS Monaco when FC Nantes is playing at home is 0-1. 5 matches have ended with this result.
The most common result of matches between FC Nantes and AS Monaco is 0-1. 9 matches have ended with this result.
FC Nantes wins 1st half in 23% of their matches, AS Monaco in 30% of their matches.
FC Nantes wins 23% of halftimes, AS Monaco wins 30%.
AS Monaco's performance of the last 5 matches is better than FC Nantes's.
In Ligue 1, AS Monaco has better performance than FC Nantes.
AS Monaco have lost just 1 of their last 5 Ligue 1 games against FC Nantes.
FC Nantes have won just 1 of their last 5 Ligue 1 games against AS Monaco.
AS Monaco have lost just 1 of their last 5 games against FC Nantes (in all competitions).
In the last 5 meetings FC Nantes won 1, AS Monaco won 4, 0 draws.
The winner of their last meeting was AS Monaco.
On their last meeting AS Monaco won by 1 goals.
FC Nantes scores 0.6 goals in a match against AS Monaco and AS Monaco scores 2 goals against FC Nantes (on average).
FC Nantes scores 1.76 goals when playing at home and AS Monaco scores 0.92 goals when playing away (on average).
Average number of goals in meetings between FC Nantes and AS Monaco is 2.6.
When FC Nantes leads 1-0 at home, they win in 87% of their matches.
When AS Monaco leads 0-1 away, they win in 62% of their matches.
When FC Nantes is down 0-1 home, they win 25% of their matches.
When AS Monaco is down 1-0 away, they win 6% of their matches.
Average number of goals in the first half in meetings between FC Nantes and AS Monaco is 1.4.
Last season AS Monaco won both games against FC Nantes (1-0 at home and 3-1 away).
During the last 24 meetings with FC Nantes playing at home, FC Nantes have won 6 times, there have been 8 draws while AS Monaco have won 10 times. The goal difference is 29-23 in favour of AS Monaco.
When playing at home, FC Nantes have not conceded a goal so far this season.
FC Nantes haven't scored in 1 of their 5 home matches in Ligue 1 this season.
AS Monaco haven't scored in 2 of their 4 away matches in Ligue 1 this season.
During the last 47 meetings, FC Nantes have won 11 times, there have been 10 draws while AS Monaco have won 26 times. The goal difference is 71-49 in favour of AS Monaco.
Did you know that AS Monaco scores 28% of their goals between the minutes 61-75?
In Ligue 1, FC Nantes have 4 successive home wins.