Live Scores & Odds Comparison

Link2: | Favorites
Soccer | Basketball | Bettingtips | Prediction | Bettingpicks | Preview|Betting Skills|WAGs
You are here » Nowgoal » Sport News » Soccer » Prediction: French Division 2 / Stade Brestois V Metz

Prediction: French Division 2 / Stade Brestois V Metz

Posted Mon, 21 Oct 2013 10:58:52 GMT    Views: 684    Font:A  A  A

French Division 2 - - Match Time : 22/10/2013 02:30
Brest vs Metz Head to Head | Statistics| Odds
Improving Brest to earn a point



Brest’s former France international Bernard Mendy is set to earn a recall at right-back as Ousmane Coulibaly is suspended. The hosts have major worries in attack as Jonathan Ayite and Nicolas Verdier – their best two strikers – are doubtful.

Metz welcome back seven-goal top scorer Diafra Sakho after he missed their last game through suspension. But centre-half Sylvain Marchal and right-back Romain Metanire are both out, as is midfielder Ahmed Kashi.


Suspended: Ousmane Coulibaly, Johan Ramare
Doubtful: Jonathan Ayite (calf), Benoit Lesoimier (thigh), Johan Martial (abdomen), Nicolas Verdier (thigh)
Injured/unavailable: Abel Khaled (ankle)

Suspended: Ahmed Kashi, Romain Metanire
Doubtful: None
Injured/unavailable: Moussa Gueye (knee), Guido Milan (leg), Sylvain Marchal (ankle)



Newly-promoted Metz have started the season so impressively critics are already drawing comparisons with Bastia. A couple of years ago Bastia went from National (France’s third division) to Ligue 1 in consecutive seasons, and the press rightly see Metz as the best-equipped of this season’s three promoted sides to do the same thing. Coach Albert Cartier, however, has been keen to play down expectations, fearing it may put his players under too much pressure.

Expectations are pretty low at Brest because they’re languishing in mid-table but their last game was a reason for Alex Dupont’s side to be more optimistic: they went 1-0 down away to an excellent Tours side but fought back impressively, drew 1-1 and had enough chances to have won. The confidence they’ll have gained from that result and performance, plus the fact some important players are missing for Metz, means Brest should manage to avoid defeat. A win may be beyond them considering how solid Metz have been but a draw should be well within Brest’s means.



Brest’s home record against Metz is W6-D3-L4.

[Livescore] [Soccer Results] [Soccer Fixtures]

(Disclaimer:Any views or opinions presented are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of We disclaim any responsibility and accepts no liability for any direct or indirect loss or damage arising from any inaccuracies.)

Top Stories

[Pic] Carla Howe: hot photos to assault Ashley Cole
[Pic] Carla Howe: hot photos to assault Ashley Cole
[Pic] Hot images of Chelsea signing‘s hottest girlfriends
[Pic] Hot images of Chelsea signing‘s hottest girlfriends
[Pic] Hot photos of Kristin Cavallari
[Pic] Hot photos of Kristin Cavallari
[Pic] Melissa Satta Super sexy WAG poses in bikinis
[Pic] Melissa Satta Super sexy WAG poses in bikinis

More about French Division Stade Brestois Metz Related

Quick Menu

Livescore: Soccer Basketball Tennis Football Baseball Hockey Snooker
Odds: 1x2 Odds Odds Comparision Over/Under In-Play Odds 6in1 Odds
Soccer: Result Fixtures Standings Database
Basketball: Odds Odds History Schedules Standings Database

What's Hot

More »Betting Skills

Copyright © 2003 - 2013 Power By All Rights Reserved.

Best viewed in widescreen resolution with IE 6.0 or above.