Ace Football previews the Champions League match between Monaco and PSV. The match preview includes the current team and H2H stats as well as the best betting tips for the match.
Monaco go up against PSV Eindhoven on Tuesday at the Stade Louis II, Monaco. This is the first of a two-legged tie in the third round of the Champions League qualifiers.
The French club enters the match as a slight favorite and will be eager to secure a good result before the return match. However, PSV Eindhoven will try to keep things tight with the aim of securing further advancement on home soil in the return fixture.
Monaco vs PSV Eindhoven stats and analysis
It doesn’t matter whether your betting strategy involves accumulators or singles, the bookmakers will offer odds on this game. Monaco are currently priced at 2.25 to win, while the draw is 3.50. The away win for PSV Eindhoven at 3.00 could also rack up an accumulator.
In terms of recent results, though, Monaco have not exactly set the world on fire. Philippe Clement’s men have won just twice in seven pre-season friendlies (D3 L2) and are on a two-match losing streak. This doesn’t make great reading, especially when PSV are in such fine form. The Dutch giants have won their last three matches, including a 5-3 triumph over arch-rivals Ajax in the Dutch Super Cup last Sunday.
H2H Betting stats and facts for Monaco and PSV Eindhoven
- In the last 4 Monaco matches versus PSV Eindhoven the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In the last 3 Monaco matches versus PSV Eindhoven the sum of goals was under 2.5
- Monaco have conceded in the last 4 matches in a row versus PSV Eindhoven
- Monaco have not won the last 3 matches versus PSV Eindhoven in a row
Monaco vs PSV Eindhoven Predicted XI
Monaco vs PSV Eindhoven H2H
The most recent outing between Monaco and PSV Eindhoven failed to produce a winner, with the score reading 0-0 after the final whistle. The best betting odds on a draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.60.Monaco claimed three wins, while PSV Eindhoven picked up two wins in the previous eight matches, while the rest had no winner. The bookies best betting odds on a draw at full-time are at 3.60.
Both teams scored four times in the previous eight matches between home side Monaco and PSV Eindhoven. Best priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.61.
Full Time betting
It doesn’t matter whether your betting strategy involves accumulators or singles, the bookmakers will offer odds on this game. Monaco are currently priced at 2.15 to win, while the draw is 3.60. The away win for PSV Eindhoven at 3.20 could also rack up an accumulator.
Monaco were able to win seven of their previous 10 home games across all tournaments, while drawing three of the games. They suffered defeat in zero of these outings. PSV Eindhoven won six of their last 10 games away, drew three and suffered defeat in one of them.PSV Eindhoven managed the first goal of the game in only four of those 10 previous games played away from home. Meanwhile, Monaco were first on target in six of their last 10 outings on home soil.
Players to focus on in Monaco vs PSV Eindhoven
Ahead of this Champions League match, both Monaco and PSV will be looking for their main strikers. Accordingly, we have listed some of the in-form players who are expected to be getting it on for each team this season.