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Metz vs. Bordeaux 4/10/2022 Ligue 1 Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Metz faces Bordeaux on 4/10/2022 at 07:00 AM.

Bordeaux meets Metz in a Ligue 1 match. Metz with a record of 4-11-15 this season comes into this game with a 3-5-7 record on the road. Bordeaux is 4-11-15 this season and is 2-5-8 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Metz and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. The bitter taste of disappointment is in the mouths of Bordeaux after their previous game, which was a loss. However, there is an opportunity for redemption at home against Metz.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Bordeaux and it is an opportunity to get rolling. In their last match, Bordeaux played to a draw. While it is not a loss, Bordeaux is itching for an opportunity to take advantage of their home pitch and gain a victory over Metz.

The Metz Roster

The Players to Watch for the Metz

Dylan Bronn DF



Dylan Bronn has 24 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Metz teammates, Dylan Bronn had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Dylan Bronn has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Dylan Bronn has 0 Red Cards this season.

Boubakar Kouyaté DF



Boubakar Kouyaté has 21 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Metz teammates, Boubakar Kouyaté had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Boubakar Kouyaté has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Boubakar Kouyaté has 0 Red Cards this season.

Vincent Pajot MF



As a scorer, Vincent Pajot had 19 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Vincent Pajot has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Vincent Pajot has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Vincent Pajot has 0 Red Cards this season.

Thomas Delaine DF



As a scorer, Thomas Delaine had 20 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Thomas Delaine has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Thomas Delaine has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Thomas Delaine has 0 Red Cards this season.

Ibrahima Niane FW



Ibrahima Niane has 16 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Ibrahima Niane has 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Ibrahima Niane has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Ibrahima Niane has 1 Red Cards this season.

The Bordeaux Roster

The Players to Watch for the Bordeaux

Yacine Adli MF,FW



As a scorer, Yacine Adli had 22 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Yacine Adli has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Yacine Adli has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Yacine Adli has 0 Red Cards this season.

Hwang Ui-jo FW



As a scorer, Hwang Ui-jo had 22 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Hwang Ui-jo has 10 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Hwang Ui-jo has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Hwang Ui-jo has 0 Red Cards this season.

Ricardo Mangas DF



Ricardo Mangas has 19 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Ricardo Mangas has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Ricardo Mangas has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Ricardo Mangas has 0 Red Cards this season.

Stian Rode Gregersen DF



Stian Rode Gregersen has 20 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Bordeaux teammates, Stian Rode Gregersen had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Stian Rode Gregersen has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Stian Rode Gregersen has 0 Red Cards this season.

Enock Kwateng DF



As a scorer, Enock Kwateng had 19 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Bordeaux teammates, Enock Kwateng had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Enock Kwateng has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Enock Kwateng has 0 Red Cards this season.

Metz Team Stats

The Metz Offensive Stats and Metrics

Metz scored 0.80 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. Offensively, they are quite disappointing in their ability to put the ball in the back of the net. Metz scored those goals off assists 66.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.53 assists. Compared to other teams, the concept of sharing the ball is quite foreign.

Metz converted on 0.27 of attempted shots on goal. The quality of the shots on goal and the accuracy of these shots are inconsistent.

Metz attempted 2.93 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. Struggles to get shots on goal are common for this offense. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Metz is able to get 30.8% of their shots to be on goal(target). The shots are not reaching the goalkeeper enough, they must improve.







Metz Defensive Stats and Metrics

Metz gave up 1.63 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. The defensive effort has been pitiful, maybe it will improve, but this is not working. Nobody should be proud of this. Metz goalkeepers fended off 4.27 shots per 90 minutes. There is room for improvement when it comes to preventing shots on target.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 61.7% of shots on target were saved by Metz goalkeepers. Shots on goal tend to become goals against this porous defense and goalkeeping unit. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 23.3% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Metz. The idea of them having a clean sheet is a bit of a long shot compared to other teams in the league.







Metz Utility Stats

Metz tried 9.27 crosses per 90 minutes of action. Metz is in the top 97 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Metz has successfully intercepted 18.9 passes per 90 minutes of action. Metz is in the top 1 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Metz commits 14.47 fouls. This puts Metz in the top 73 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Metz drew 11.9 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Metz is in the top 56 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Metz had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 1.27 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Metz in the top 9 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.







Bordeaux Team Stats

The Bordeaux Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Bordeaux was able to score 1.17 goals. This is an inconsistent offense that is capable of showing potency. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Bordeaux was able to score 0.97 goals off assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Bordeaux was able to score on 0.31 of their shots on target. This offense creates high quality shots.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Bordeaux attempts 3.73 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. They are not attempting shots on goal enough. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Bordeaux attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 32.3% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Inconsistency in ensuring that their shot attempts become a true scoring threat has creeped in this season.

Bordeaux Defensive Stats and Metrics

Bordeaux gave up 2.03 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. The defensive effort has been pitiful, maybe it will improve, but this is not working. Nobody should be proud of this. Bordeaux goalkeepers fended off 4.9 shots per 90 minutes. This defense plays with fire far too often due to their inability to prevent shots on goal.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 57.1% of shots on target were saved by Bordeaux goalkeepers. Shots on goal tend to become goals against this porous defense and goalkeeping unit. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 3.3% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Bordeaux. This defense and goalkeeping crew is capable of having a clean sheet, the consistency is just not there.

Bordeaux Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Bordeaux had 10.17 crosses of the ball on the pitch. Bordeaux is in the top 93 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Bordeaux has successfully intercepted 18.57 passes per 90 minutes of action. Bordeaux is in the top 2 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Bordeaux commits 12.63 fouls. This puts Bordeaux in the top 44 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Bordeaux drew 10.57 fouls. Bordeaux is in the top 81 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Bordeaux committed an offside 1.37 times. This puts Bordeaux in the top 13 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Metz vs. Bordeaux Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Metz 1 Bordeaux 1

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