In the match of the 1st round of the French Ligue 1 “Monaco” will receive “Nantes” on the field of the stadium “Louis II”. This match is scheduled for August 6, 22:00 Moscow time. Monaco – Nantes: forecast , bet, odds, statistics.
Last season in Ligue 1, the Monegasques took the bronze medals, thus securing a ticket to the Champions League qualifying round.
Monaco opened the season with a 2-0 win over Sparta Prague in the first match of the third qualifying round of the Champions League. But even before that, the team of Niko Kovacs had a good pre-season preparation.
In the offseason, the “red-whites” beat Salzburg (3: 1), Cercle Brugge (3: 1) and Wolfsburg (2: 1). The hosts drew 0: 0 against Antwerp, and the team lost 1: 2 against Real Sociedad.
As of now, AS Monaco have a 3-game unbeaten run in Ligue 1.
As for Nantes, this will be the first official match of the new season. Last season, the yellow-greens finished in 18th place, falling into the playoff zone for a fall.
As part of the play-offs, Nantes went to Toulouse. In the first game the guests managed to win 2: 1, but in the second meeting they were defeated 0: 1. Thanks to the away goal rule, Nantes retained their Ligue 1 registration.
The pre-season preparation for the club did not go very smoothly. In 6 sparring matches, Nantes scored only 2 victories, failing in the remaining four cases.
Among the latest results, we note an unexpected defeat from the modest Clermont (1: 2), Lorient (0: 1) and a victory over Brest (3: 1).
Forecast and rate
AS Monaco is a solid favorite, the victory of which is estimated by the 1xbet download app with a coefficient of 1.49 . A draw is quoted by the bookmakers with odds of 4.50 , while an outsider’s victory is set with odds of 7.00 .
Last season AS Monaco became the best club according to home stats in League 1. In 19 games the team won 12 victories, losing only 2 times.
Monegasques had a good preseason and have already made a step towards the group stage of the Champions League. We think that the team will continue to follow a positive course. AS Monaco have won 6 matches in a row and the home team have won the last four after the first half. You can bet on W1 in the 1st half in 2.03.