Near the end of three months without a win and on the edge of the relegation zone, Metz host Strasbourg on Saturday, January 11, as part of the twentieth round of the 2019/2020 French Championship, the first of the second. shift and after the tournament’s no end recess.
The meeting will be held at the Saint Symphorien Municipal Stadium in Metz, starting at 4 pm (Brasília time).
France’s elite division has 20 teams. The season has 38 rounds and at the end of the race leads the top three finishers to Champions League, with the first two securing a place in the group stage and the third having to play in the qualifiers to get there. Who gets the fourth place goes to Europa League.
The drawdown zone is reserved for the worst three, but there is also a difference in quality between the positions.
The last two go straight to Ligue 2, while the second-to-last still have a chance to escape the fall by playing a second division club.
Metz did not take the chance to break the win fast they had on Monday, January 6, when they beat Rouen from the Second Division.
In a match for the 32nd round of the French Cup, he was defeated 3-0 and was eliminated from the tournament.
He thus extended his unsuccessful sequence to 11 clashes. There were seven draws and four losses in the period.
The most recent victory came on October 19 when, at home, they made it 1-0 at Nantes in a match for the French Championship.
With 17 points (three wins, eight draws and eight losses), he occupies the seventeenth position in the standings.
It is the first outside the relegation zone. It has, however, the same score as Amiens, eighteenth placed.
It takes advantage only when tie breaking criteria are taken into account.
As home team, however, he is the third worst player in Ligue 1.
Of the 27 points he played in column one he has won ten .
Strasbourg had double work in crowns. In the French Cup managed to do well.
He made his debut on Saturday, January 4, away from home, beating Le Portel 4-1 to secure his place in the round of 32. You will face Angoulema.
However, he fell in the French League Cup, where he was champion last season. On Tuesday, 7 January, also in condition and away, he was 0-0 against Reims in regular time, despite having been in numerical advantage since the 14th minute of the second half when Mbuku was sent off and lost in the decision. penalty shootout.
In the French Championship, with 11 points (eight wins, three draws and eight losses), occupies the eleventh position.
It is four points below Lille, fourth-placed and last in the region that makes room for international tournaments next season.
As a visitor, it is the twelfth best of the competition.
Of the 27 points he played as column two, he won seven (two wins, one draw and six losses), scoring five goals and conceding 12.
Football Prediction of the Day Metz vs Strasbourg
Giving signs of not being able to cope with the difficult situation it is dealing with, Metz make the prognosis for Strasbourg’s success the right guess for Saturday’s twentieth round of the 2019/2020 French Championship. .
Bet Tips: Strasbourg