As part of the 6th round of the French Ligue 1, Nice will face Monaco at home. The fight will take place on September 4 and will start at 18:45 GMT.
Ligue 1 2022-23
Nice are currently in 15th place in the Ligue 1 standings and have not been performing at their best this season.
The hosts beat Lille 2-1 last week and will be confident ahead of this match.
Before that, the team in the domestic championship drew twice and lost twice.
Previously, the club almost flew out of the Conference League. In the decisive round of qualifying, the French defeated Maccabi Tal Aviv, scoring the decisive goal in overtime.
AS Monaco are currently in 16th place in the standings and have not yet lived up to expectations this year.
The club suffered a shocking 2-4 loss to Troyes in their previous game and will have to bounce back this weekend.
We started with a victory over Strasbourg (2:1), but the success ended there. Then there was a draw with Rennes (1:1) and a major defeat at home from Lance (1:4). A certain success can be called an away draw with PSG (1:1).
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Head to Head
Monaco have a good record against Nice and have won 19 out of 42 matches played between the two teams.
Nice have 13 wins against Monaco and will look to close the gap on Sunday. The previous meeting of the two teams took place in April of this year and ended with the victory of Monaco with a score of (1:0).
|Nice win 3.21
|Monaco win 2.38
❤️ ℂ𝕠̂𝕥𝕖 𝕕'𝔸𝕫𝕦𝕣 𝕕𝕖𝕣𝕓𝕪 🤍
— AS Monaco EN (@AS_Monaco_EN) September 4, 2022
Monaco may strike in their day but have yet to succeed in Ligue 1 this season. The team needs to improve if they want to be at the top of the table.
Nice has good players at their disposal, but there are a few issues that need to be addressed before this game. Monaco is the favorite in this meeting.
Prediction for this match: both teams to score without a draw.