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Ligue 1 – Clermont Foot – AS Mónaco on Match-day 8

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Ligue 1 action on Sunday as Cleermont and Monaco meet at Stade Gabriel Montpied – 5:00pm GMT.

Monaco will travel to Cleermont, as thirteenth plays eleventh in the table.

Clermont Foot’s campaign so far has seen them accrue nine points this season

Cleermont will be eager to return to some kind of winning form, having lost their last game to Rennes, which itself followed a draw to Brest, this fixture could be the opportunity.

Draw, lose, repeat, it’s a recurring pattern for Cleermont this season, as they have failed to secure a win now in five games. With eleventh, they currently sit nine points in the League having won two fixtures, drawn three matches, and lost two matches.

Playing at home, Cleermont have won one game and drawn two games.

Clermont Foot will have 12 points if they manage to secure a victory.

Cleermont are likely to be missing four of their key players when they start Sunday’s game, due to injury and illness.

It’s eight points so far for AS Mónaco this season, going into this match

Monaco will be keen to retain their winning form, having beaten Saint-Étienne 3-1 in their last match.

League success is all about winning football matches, any way you can, so three losses in six meetings would not make this a successful season for Monaco. They currently stand thirteenth in the League, with eight points having won two matches, drawn two fixtures, and lost three matches.

Monaco have won one game, drawn one game, and lost one game of their three League matches away from home this season.

A victory for AS Mónaco would put them on 11 points.

Monaco’s ever growing list of players missing due to injury or illness to be a concern for Niko Kovac, ahead of this Sunday’s fixture against their opponents.

Clermont Foot v AS Mónaco – Head-to-Heads.

The recent form between these two sides has seen Monaco with a greater number of wins. In the last five meetings, they have enjoyed three victories, to Cleermont’s one victory. Further, Monaco have left Cleermont with a win on three out of five fixtures. Their most recent encounter in this competition The Monégasques secured a 4-0 home win. As we can see both teams have scored in their last match and the chances of both sides finding the back of the net at Stade Gabriel Montpied is rated at 59.52%.

The odds of a Monaco win are currently 50.25 percent.

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