Monaco have been ruthless at finishing off teams and claiming all three points lately and have the longest winning streak in Ligue 1 right now with five games. They also won by a two-goal margin in the reverse fixture back in September.
Therefore, 101 Great Goals' prediction for this match is AS Saint-Etienne 0-2 AS Monaco FC and is available at odds of 8.5/1.
Alternatively, you can bet on any Saint-Etienne win at 4.2/1 against Les Rouges et Blancs at home on Saturday.
Or, back any away win for Monaco at 1.83/1 here at the Stade Geoffroy-Guichard.
You can find odds of 3.8/1 for any draw between Saint-Etienne and Monaco on Saturday.
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The Greens welcome AS Monaco FC to the Stade Geoffroy-Guichard on Saturday for this Ligue 1 match. Les Verts have a strong home record against Monaco. Their 32 matches in the Stade Geoffroy-Guichard in Ligue 1 have seen 16 AS Saint-Etienne wins, seven draws and nine victories for Monaco. However, they took a 0-4 pasting at the hands of the Red and Whites here last season.
AS Saint-Etienne come into the match on a run of two league games undefeated. They have picked up six points from a maximum of 18 from their last six Ligue 1 matches.
Sainté shared the points in their last league match away to FC Girondins Bordeaux, in a four-goal thriller. Expected goals of 0.9xG apiece highlight how evenly matched the two sides were on the balance of chances created making a draw a fair result in the end. To come back when two goals down away from home will have been particularly impressive for Les Verts. The final score of the match was 2-2.
Denis Bouanga scored before halftime to start the comeback and now has eight goals in Ligue 1 this season for AS Saint-Etienne. He is 3.6/1 to score against AS Monaco FC on Saturday.
Their opponent on Saturday, AS Monaco FC, come into the match on a run of five wins in a row. They have picked up 15 points from a maximum of 18 from their last six Ligue 1 matches.
The Red and Whites won their last league match at home to OGC Nice. Expected goals of 2.1 to 0.8 in favour of Monaco indicates it was likely a fair result. Aleksandr Golovin was the goalscoring hero for Monaco, catching Nice sleeping just after halftime. Golovin now has three league goals this season for Monaco and is 4/1 to get on the scoresheet again here. The final score of the match was 1-0.
AS Saint-Etienne vs AS Monaco FC: Previous Ligue 1 Meetings
64 in Total:- 21 AS Saint-Etienne wins, 24 AS Monaco FC wins, 19 draws.
AS Saint-Etienne team news
Romain Hamouma (wrist injury), Enzo Crivelli (groin injury), and Falaye Sacko (cruciate ligament) will be unavailable for The Greens due to injury on Saturday.
They may look to make a few unforced changes to the side who drew against FC Girondins Bordeaux in their last league match.
AS Monaco FC team news
Injuries will rule out Krépin Diatta (cruciate ligament) for the trip to the Stade Geoffroy-Guichard.
They are unlikely to make any changes to the side that beat OGC Nice in their last league outing.
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