Monaco vs St. Etienne will be the most thrilling 1/8 Round of Coupe de France match, which will be held at Stade Louis II, in Monaco. Two very unstable teams this season have lots of weaknesses. However, both are very talented with a very interesting and specific football a new head coach is a game very close and exciting. St. Etienne won 3 last meetings against Monaco, and lead the h2h with 3 wins against 2 Monaco’s. Last time, at Stade Louis II Monaco faced a defeat with 2:3 result. Read our thoughts about this great Monaco vs St. Etienne Coupe de France confrontation and get best betting advice here below.
Monaco vs St. Etienne
The Monégasques, of course, look much stronger this season even with only 1 win during the last 5 French Ligue 1 meetings. They stand at 13th place, however, are only 4 points away from 4th place Montpellier. Robert Moreno becomes a Monaco’s manager in December and won the same amount of matches as lost. 42 years old specialist mostly worked as head coach assistant and now need to show better results to save his career. Recently, hosts have big troubles in defence and conceded 12 goals in different competitions. That is a really big issue for such a talented squad with such big plans for the future.
During the last match, Les Rouges et Blancs lost 3:1 against Strasbourg. The best news is Jovetic recovery and goal as a confirmation of his motivated mood. Unfortunately, Willem Geubbels is still injured, Pietro Pellegri will miss his 12th game and Slimani also will miss the next match due to Muscle injury. Tiemoue Bakayoko will miss the game against St Etienne due to Yellow card suspension.
AS Saint – Etienne after really strong performances during the last 9 years dropped at the lowest place. They were under 10th place 10 years ago last time. At the moment they are at 15th place and unfortunately, their game deserves this place. Les Verts started this season very weakly, however, had a great unbeaten matches streak. They took 3rd place in UEFA Europa League Group I and failed to promote to playoffs as they finished the group stage without any win. Since October of Claude Jacques Puel won 9 and lost already 7 games. After a great experience in Leicester City, everyone expected stronger results from him. We hope, he needs some time to find the most fittable tactics. Guests broke the losing streak and won the game after 4 defeats in a row in Ligue 1.
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