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Our betting experts at Ace Football preview the Ligue 1 match between Metz and Brest. Keep reading to get the latest team news, stats and betting tips.

At Stade Saint Symphorien, Brest and Metz battle it out for three points in a Ligue 1 match where both need points to boost their tallies.

Metz rank 11th in the Ligue 1 standings with 16 points to their name from 14 matches, while visitors Brest rank seventh in the table on 22 points.


Team form: Metz vs Brest

Metz Form

In their last three matches, Metz beat Nantes by 3-1 and Lorient by 2-3, before losing against Lille by 2-0. Metz just have a single home win to show from their efforts in the past six Ligue 1 matches at the Stade Saint Symphorien. They also drew three and lost two of these six encounters, in which they scored seven and conceded seven goals.

Brest Form

Brest look well suited to take on any opponent presently, as their last three matches saw them gaining seven points. They ran out 1-3 and 3-0 winners against Montpellier and Clermont Foot, respectively. Their winning streak came to an end against Strasbourg, who claimed a point in a 1-1 draw. Brest won twice, while also recording one draw, and three defeats in their last six away matches in the Ligue 1. The scoreline from these matches says seven goals conceded and five scored.

Betting stats for Metz and Brest

Here are some fun facts that could come in handy when betting on the upcoming match between Metz and Brest. The facts are based on the data from matches played across all tournaments.

  • Metz have not lost 21 of the last 23 home matches
  • Metz have conceded in 12 of the last 14 matches
  • Metz have not won 8 of the last 9 home matches
  • In 3 of the last 4 Metz home matches the sum of goals was under 1.5
  • In 4 of the last 5 Metz home matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • In 10 of the last 12 Brest away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Brest have conceded in 11 of the last 13 away matches
  • Brest have lost 3 of the last 4 away matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
  • Brest have not won 6 of the last 8 matches
  • Brest have conceded in 6 of the last 7 matches

Interesting players: Metz vs Brest

Look no further than Ablie Jallow, when searching for a marksman currently in good shape. He hit the target twice lately for Metz in the Ligue 1, while Romain Del Castillo managed two goals in the last half dozen matches for Brest in this tournament. No doubt, both players are looking to add to their total once again.

Full-time result

Metz won two of their previous 10 matches across all tournaments at Stade Saint Symphorien. They drew six and lost two as well, while Brest won four of their last 10 games away. They drew one and lost five.

Both teams to score

Metz scored the first goal of the match in five games from a possible ten. Brest scored the opening goal in five of a possible ten games. Brest managed two wins without conceding a goal in their previous 10 matches.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals happened in five of Metz’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They scored an average of 1.1 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals appeared in four of the last ten matches that Brest played across all tournaments. They scored 1.2 times on average in the process.

Betting prediction: Metz vs Brest

Here we present a free betting tip for this Ligue 1 match. The prediction is formed as a conclusion based on the abovementioned stats and facts for Metz and Brest.

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