In the 71st minute, Elye Wahi gave the local team a 2-1 partial victory. He had managed to level the game with a goal from Elye Wahi and for Clermont Foot Saîf-Eddine Khaoui had opened the scoring.
The locals come to this game eager for another victory, after having won the previous day. For their part, the visit hopes to obtain a better result this time after losing their last duel.
Montpellier won their last duel against Ajaccio AC by 1-0. They face a new opportunity to win and not leave points on the way to climb up the standings. In the last days, he had a figure of 1 goal against and 11 in favor.
Clermont Foot comes to this match after losing 0-4 against Lens. In the last confrontations, they had 1 win, drew 1 time and lost 2 times. With 2 goals in favor, they have conceded 9 against.
The host is in thirteenth place with 33 points (10 PG – 3 PE – 14 PP), while the visit accumulates 34 units and is in twelfth place in the championship (9 PG – 7 PE – 11 PP).
Pierre Gaillouste was in charge of supervising the order of play during the match.
Montpellier training today
Michel Der Zakarian settled in a 4-5-1 lineup with goalkeeper Benjamin Lecomte; Falaye Sacko, Christopher Jullien, Kiki Kouyaté and Issiaga Sylla as defenders; Jordan Ferri, Joris Chotard, Arnaud Nordin, Téji Savanier and Stephy Mavididi as midfielders; and Elye Wahi as forward.
Clermont Foot formation today
For his part, coach Pascal Gastien arranged a 3-6-1 strategy on the field with Mory Diaw defending the goal; Cheick Konate, Mateusz Wieteska, Neto Borges as full backs; Mehdi Zeffane, Johan Gastien, Maxime Gonalons, Jim Allevinah, Saîf-Eddine Khaoui and Aiman Maurer in midfield; and with Grejohn Kyei as attacker.
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