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Clermont vs Montpellier prediction 2024-04-14

Clermont
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2024-04-14
Winner
Montpellier
Montpellier
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Probability of win
Clermont — 28.1%
Draw — 24.2%
Montpellier — 47.6%
Our Prediction
Winner: Montpellier;
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Buoyed by a 1-1 draw with PSG, Clermont will look to give fans yet another reason to celebrate when they take on Montpellier on Matchday 29. Les Lanciers are stuck at the bottom of the table with only 21 points on their account, meaning that they are desperate to grab something from Sunday’s clash. Algeria international Mehdi Zeffane is widely expected to return to the starting XI, while fellow defender Maximilano Caufriez misses out through suspension. Both Maxime Gonalons and Cheick Oumar Konate are sidelined with injuries.

La Paillade, on the other hand, aim to build on back-to-back wins over Le Havre and Lorient. Montpellier are eager to escape the danger zone and seeing that they will go for a win in Sunday’s clash as well, both teams to score betting option should be considered.

Prediction: 2-2 (Draw)

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Both to score
Yes
57.11%
No
42.89%
Total
More 2.5
More 3.5
Less 2.5
Less 3.5
55%
32.6%
45%
67.4%
Individual total
More 0.5
More 1.5
Less 0.5
Less 1.5
Clermont
70.5%
34.5%
29.5%
65.5%
Montpellier
81%
49.4%
19%
50.6%
Correct score
0:0
0:1
0:2
0:3
0:4
1:0
1:1
1:2
1:3
1:4
5.6%
9.3%
7.7%
4.3%
1.8%
6.8%
11.4%
9.4%
5.2%
2.2%
2:0
2:1
2:2
2:3
2:4
3:0
3:1
3:2
3:3
3:4
4.2%
6.9%
5.8%
3.2%
1.3%
1.7%
2.8%
2.3%
1.3%
0.5%
Clermont Montpellier
Games 28 28
Wins 4 8
Losses 15 11
Draws 9 9
Goals 20 35
Goals per game 0.7 1.3
Conceded per game 1.7 1.4
Attacks 99.5 88.7
Corners per game 4.5 4.4
Yellow cards per game 1.8 2.1
Fouls per game 11.6 12.3
Latest matches
Score
2024-04-14
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Clermont
Montpellier
1
1
2024-03-31
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Clermont
Toulouse
0
3
2024-03-17
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Clermont
Le Havre
2
1
2024-03-02
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Clermont
Olympique Marseille
1
5
2024-02-11
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Clermont
Brest
1
1
2024-04-14
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Clermont
Montpellier
1
1
2024-03-31
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Le Havre
Montpellier
0
2
2024-03-08
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Nice
Montpellier
1
2
2024-02-25
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Olympique Marseille
Montpellier
4
1
Ligue 1
Team Games Win. Draws Lost Goals Points
Paris Saint Germain 28 18 9 1 65:24 63
Brest 28 15 8 5 41:23 53
Monaco 28 15 7 6 53:38 52
LOSC Lille 28 13 10 5 42:25 49
Nice 28 12 8 8 28:22 44
Lens 29 12 7 10 38:32 43
Reims 29 11 7 11 36:39 40
Olympique Marseille 28 10 9 9 41:33 39
Rennes 29 10 9 10 41:36 39
Olympique Lyonnais 28 11 5 12 34:42 38
Strasbourg 29 9 9 11 33:40 36
Toulouse 29 9 9 11 34:37 36
Montpellier 28 8 9 11 35:40 33
Nantes 28 8 4 16 27:45 28
Le Havre 28 6 10 12 27:36 28
Metz 29 7 5 17 30:49 26
Lorient 28 6 8 14 35:52 26
Clermont 28 4 9 15 20:47 21
Top scorers
Clermont
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M. Saracevic (4)
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S. Nicholson (4)
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G. Kyei (2)
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J. Allevinah (2)
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Y. Magnin (1)
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C. Konaté (1)
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F. Ogier (1)
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M. Wieteska (1)
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M. Gonalons (1)
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C. Matsima (1)
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B. Boutobba (1)
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H. Keita (1)
Montpellier
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T. Savanier (8)
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A. Adams (7)
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A. Nordin (5)
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M. Al Tamari (4)
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K. Fayad (2)
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K. Yeboah (1)
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W. Khazri (1)
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M. Esteve (1)
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I. Sylla (1)
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C. Jullien (1)
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J. Ferri (1)
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Y. Karamoh (1)
Top assists
Clermont
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M. Saracevic
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S. Nicholson
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M. Caufriez
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A. Seidu
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C. Konaté
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B. Boutobba
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J. Allevinah
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F. Ogier
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V. Borges dos Santos Neto
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A. Virginius
Montpellier
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T. Savanier
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A. Nordin
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J. Chotard
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B. Kouyate
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M. Al Tamari
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K. Fayad
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B. Lecomte
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L. Leroy
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F. Sacko
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M. Esteve
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I. Sylla
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J. Ferri
Ligue 1 Clermont Montpellier
Number of matches 306 28 28
Average win rate (%) 36.1 14.3 28.6
Goals per match 2.6 0.7 1.3
Yellow per match 4 1.8 2.1
Corners per match 9.5 4.5 4.4
Home goals per match 1.4 0.6 1.3
Away goals per match 1.2 0.8 1.2
Player rating 6.8 6.7 6.7

The Legacy of Clermont and Montpellier Soccer Teams

When discussing the rich tapestry of French football, the focus tends to gravitate towards teams like Paris Saint-Germain, Olympique Marseille, or AS Monaco. However, two teams that have consistently punched above their weight and have intriguing histories are Clermont Foot 63 and Montpellier HSC.

History of Clermont Foot 63

Founded in 1911, Clermont Foot 63, based in Clermont-Ferrand, has had a tumultuous yet fascinating journey. The team spent most of the early years after its foundation navigating the lower leagues of French football, showing grit and determination that have become defining character traits of the club over time.

In recent years, the team has made significant strides towards establishing themselves in Ligue 1, achieving the historical feat of their promotion into France's top tier in the 20/21 season. This remarkable journey into the top-flight marked a significant point in their history and showcased their progress in the highly competitive landscape of French football.

Trailblazing Women in Clermont Foot 63's History

One remarkable aspect of Clermont's history worth highlighting is their trailblazing efforts towards gender equality in football. Clermont Foot 63 did something in 2014 that no professional football club at their level had ever done - they appointed a woman, Helena Costa, as their head coach. Although Costa's tenure was short-lived, this audacious move marked an unprecedented step towards breaking gender barriers in the world of professional football.

History of Montpellier HSC

On the other hand, Montpellier HSC, established in 1919, has had a more conventional journey than Clermont, but no less admirable. The team started in the regional leagues, slowly clawing their way up to the national stage. Their dogged persistence finally paid off when they reached the Ligue 1 in the 1987/88 season.

The crowning moment in Montpellier's rich history came in the 2011/12 season when they achieved the unthinkable and won the Ligue 1 title, beating teams with exponentially larger budgets in the process. This remarkable achievement underscored the fighting spirit and determination that have defined Montpellier's ethos over the years.

Montpellier HSC's Legacy in Player Development

A significant part of Montpellier's rich history is its commitment to youth development and the production of top-class talent. The team's youth academy has produced notable players who've gone ahead to make significant contributions not just in France, but also in other top leagues across Europe. It's crucial to note that this commitment to player development provides a testament to Montpellier's ethos of sustainability and growth from within.

Conclusion

Clermont Foot 63 and Montpellier HSC represent the sheer depth and competitiveness of French football. Both clubs, despite their unique challenges, have made significant contributions to the world of football, be it Clermont’s groundbreaking decision for gender equality or Montpellier's commitment to youth development. The histories of these teams are filled with stories of perseverance, determination, and triumph against the odds, showing why they rightly deserve their spots in the annals of French football history.