It didn't take PSG long to book their first win of this brand new Ligue 1 season, as they claimed all three points in the opening round.Montpellier arrive at Parc des Princes with three points to their name after opening the new Ligue 1 campaign with a solid win.
PSG and Montpellier have high hopes for this new season and should be expected to put up a good game as they chase three important points in round two.
PSG scored 36 goals in ten matches, an average of 3.6 goals per game. They conceded nine goals, an average of 0.9 per game and held on for a clean sheet four times.
Montpellier scored nine goals, conceded 23 and kept their opponents from scoring once in ten matches.
PSG vs Montpellier Prediction
PSG are enjoying their football currently with three wins on the bounce, and it began with a 5-0 win against Metz. They went on to beat Nantes by 4-0, before also getting the better of Clermont Foot in a 0-5 victory.In their last six Ligue 1 home matches, PSG have four wins, while they've drawn two and lost none. They scored 18 and conceded five goals.
PSG ran away with the title last season and naturally enter the new campaign as favourites to repeat the feat. A strong start to the season could lay the foundations.
Montpellier only have one paltry win to show from the last six away games in the Ligue 1. In these six matches they drew zero and lost five as well as being outscored by 13 goals to five.
A top half finish is the dream for Montpellier, but neutral spectators have them down for a season in the lower end of the Ligue 1.
We'd be flabbergasted to see PSG waste away a win against Montpellier, who could be in for a battering, the way goals have been flowing lately.
PSG vs Montpellier Stats
- PSG have not lost 29 of the last 30 home matches
- PSG have scored in 32 of the last 33 home matches
- PSG have not lost the last 15 matches in a row
- PSG have scored in 32 of the last 34 matches
- PSG have won the last 8 matches in a row
- Montpellier have not won the last 14 matches in a row
- Montpellier have lost 12 of the last 14 matches
- Montpellier have conceded in the last 11 matches in a row
- Montpellier have lost 11 of the last 13 away matches
- Montpellier have not won 11 of the last 13 away matches
PSG vs Montpellier Team News
PSG could have up to five missing players for various reasons for their upcoming match against Montpellier on Saturday.
Kylian Mbappe, Timothee Pembele, Julian Draxler, Renato Sanches and Sergio Ramos are all absent from the PSG squad that faces Montpellier at Parc des Princes.
Montpellier have an almost full squad of players to choose from ahead of their next match on Saturday, as just two players seem to be forced up in the stands.
Names like Arnaud Nordin and Sacha Delaye most likely won't be deemed fit enough to play PSG.
PSG vs Montpellier H2H
PSG enjoy a good 8-1-1 advantage against Montpellier, and the bookies best betting odds on a home win are at 1.09.
PSG vs Montpellier Results
At least one team managed to keep a clean sheet six times in the last ten matches between Montpellier and PSG. Odds on both teams not to score are best priced at 1.80 with the bookies.
PSG vs Montpellier Betting Tips
Teji Savanier shows decent form right now for Montpellier, as he scored three goals in his last six games in the Ligue 1. The visitors need more from him, though, when facing PSG, who are strong favourites this coming Saturday. Siding with Kylian Mbappe also look a nice prospect as he scored six goals in his last six Ligue 1 matches.
PSG sailed through their 10 most recent outings at home with eight wins, while they drew two. Montpellier won two of their previous 10 outings away from home across all tournaments, whilst they drew zero and lost eight.Both teams scored in five of the last 10 home league matches for PSG. Both teams also found the back of the net four times in the previous 10 league games away for Montpellier.
Over 2.5 goals came out eight times from a possible ten encounters between PSG and Montpellier, as PSG averaged 3.2 goals per game. Montpellier served up an average of 0.6 goals. Both teams to score was a winning bet four times over the same period.PSG saw over 2.5 goals in nine of their last ten matches across the tournaments, as they scored an average of 3.6 goals during this run.Over 2.5 goals came up in six of the last ten matches Montpellier played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.2 goals in these matches.