Here is our Nice v Monaco preview. On Tuesday, Monaco will travel less than 20 kilometres to play Nice in Ligue 1. Monaco are currently sitting in 3rd, whilst Nice are in 15th. Monaco’s success can be partly attributed to the billionaire takeover completed around this time two years ago.

Recent Form

In their last six games in Ligue 1, Nice have lost five and won one. Monaco, on the other hand, have won three, drawn two and lost one. While both teams are not achieving what they want to, they will see the upcoming game as a game they can pick up points in.

Head to Head

In their last six head-to-head matches, Nice have only won one (17%), losing three (50%) and drawing two (33%). The matches have produced 17 goals, an average of 2.8 goals per game. The affair has also produced a red card, every other match.

Goals Conceded

Although Monaco have conceded 11 goals so far this season in Ligue 1, they find themselves in third place. Whereas Nice have conceded 20, and are in 15th, 15 points adrift of Monaco.

Monaco have been dominant in scoring goals, with 24 scored to the 14 by Nice.

Team News

Nice will be missing Nemanja Pejcinovic, a key player who has ranked highly so far this season.They will be hoping that Mahamane Traoré will be back in time for the game.

Monaco will be hoping that Falcao, who is currently out with injury, will be fit once again and play in this match.

Conclusion

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