Monaco will play against Reims in Ligue 1 and we got the Best Football Bet Predictions for the match. The game is on Sunday, August 23 from 12:00 UK at Stade Louis II.
Monaco finished in 9th place when Ligue 1 was stopped in March. The club had 40 points from 28 matches after 11 victories, 7 draws and 10 losses. To get ready for the new season the club played 4 friendly matches. Their first was a victory against Cercle Brugge KSV 0:2 but then St. Liege beat them with 2:1.
Their third clash was a draw against Eintracht Frankfurt 1:1. The last friendly last against AZ Alkmaar and Monaco won it with 0:2. The goals were scored by Aleksandr Golovin and Wissam Ben Yedder.
Reims ended up in 6th place in the league with 41 points after 28 games with 10 victories, 11 draws, and 7 losses. The club decided a different tactic and prepare for the new season in Ligue 1 with 9 friendly matches. Reims started with 3 wins and 1 draws – the teams that they beat were Troyes, Rouen and Le Havre, and finished 1:1 against Dunkerque.
Then St. Liege beat them twice – 1:0 and 3:0. Reims get back on the winning side against Maribor 0:2. However, their future opponent Bordeaux smash them with 0:4. In the last game, the French team won with 3:1 against Midtjylland.
The favorite in the upcoming match is Monaco. However, Reims finished above them last season even though with only one more point. Both of the clashes in Ligue 1 between these teams finished without a winner – 0:0 and 1:1.
However, they also played in Coupe de France where Monaco won with 2:1. Reims is the more prepared team because they played 5 more matches than Monaco. That is why I think that they will not lose against Monaco even away from home: Best Football Bet Predictions: Draw or Reims