Monaco will host FC Crvena Zvezda in Round 6 of the UEFA Europa League.
The match will start at 4:45 p.m. GMT on Thursday, 3 November 2022. The match venue is Stade Louis II, Monaco.
Latest odds on betting sites
Monaco have their winning odds placed at 1.50 (-200 American; 1/2 Fractional). FC Crvena Zvezda, on the other hand, have their winning odds placed at 6.60 (+560; 28/5). The betting odds for a draw are placed at 4.60 (+360; 18/5).
The chances of the outcomes are as follows: Monaco— 58%, draw — 23%, FC Crvena Zvezda— 19%.
Latest betting odds on Monaco vs FC Crvena Zvezda (3 November 2022):
- Over 2.5 goals — 1.80 (-125; 4/5)
- Under 2.5 goals — 2.20 (+110; 11/10)
- Asian handicap (-0.25) on Monaco — 2.46 (+146; 73/50)
- Asian handicap (+0.25) on FC Crvena Zvezda — 1.54 (-185; 27/50)
- Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.80 (-125; 4/5)
- Both teams to score (No) — 2.00 (+100; 1/1)
Match preview and statistics
Monaco played a 1-1 draw against Ferenvaros in their last Europa League game. Wissam Ben Yedder opened the scoreline in the 31st minute with a right-footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom left corner. Kristoffer Zachariassen levelled the scoreline in the 81st minute with a left-footed shot from the left side of the box to the bottom corner.
Monaco had 54% ball possession and completed 365 passes. They created four big chances. Monaco had 15 shots with three being on target. They had an expected goal of 1.09 compared to Ferencvaros’s expected goal of 0.76.
Monaco are second in the group with seven points. They have scored five goals while conceding seven goals with a difference of -2.
Monaco team news: All players are fit and available.
FC Crvena Zvezda got a 2-1 win over Trabzonspor in their last Europa League game. Aleksandar Katai opened the scoreline in the 37th minute with a right footed shot from outside the box to the top right corner. Anastasios Bakasetas levelled the scoreline in the 39th minute with a left-footed shot to the centre of the goal. Pesic scored the winning goal in the 64th minute with a right footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal.
FC Crvena Zvezda had 38% ball possession and completed 258 passes. They had 14 shots with four being on target. FC Crvena Zvezda created two big chances in the game. They had an expected goal of 1.49 compared to Trabzonspor’s expected goal of 0.77.
FC Crvena Zvezda are fourth in the table with six points. They have scored eight goals while conceding seven goals with a difference of +1.
FC Crvena Zvezda team news: All players are fit and available.
Monaco vs FC Crvena Zvezda H2H
Arsenal got a 2-1 victory in the first leg of the tie.
Lineups and key players
Monaco projected starting lineup
- Alexander Nubel
- Axel Disasi
- Guillermo Maripan
- Benoit Badiashile Mukinayi
- Vanderson Campos
- Mohamed Camara
- Youssouf Fofana
- Caio Henrique
- Aleksandr Golovin
- Wissam Ben Yedder
- Takumi Minamino
Notable subs: Ismail Jakobs
Wissam Ben Yedder has scored three goals in the Europa League, overperforming his expected goals of 1.97. He has created six chances in the competition. He scored a goal in their 1-1 draw against Ferencvaros.
FK Crvena Zvezda projected starting lineup:
- Milan Borjan
- Strahinja Erakovic
- Nemanja Milunovic
- Aleksandar Dragovic
- Milan Rodic
- Osman Bukari
- Guelor Kanga
- Sekou Sanogo
- Slavoljub Srnic
- Aleksandar Katai
- Aleksandar Pesic
Notable subs: Kalifa Coulibaly
Aleksandar Pesic has been brilliant this season with seven goals in the league. He has scored one goal in the Europa League, underperforming his expected goals of 1.69. He has provided one assist while creating four chances.
Prediction and betting tips
Monaco needs a win to qualify for the round of 32 of the Europa League. They have won one of their last three games in all competitions. One of their last three games have ended in a 2-0 victory. Two of the last four FC Crvena Zvezda matches have ended in 2-0. I predict Monaco to win 2-0.
Monaco have scored a goal in four of their last five games. FC Crvena Zvezda have scored a goal in five of their last five games in all competitions. Both teams have scored a goal in almost all their last five games. They are both good in front of goal and will be looking to get goals, I predict both teams will score.
Betting prediction: Correct score 2-0
Odds: 8.00 (+700 American; 7/1 Fractional)
Betting prediction: Both teams to score (yes)
Odds: 1.80 (-125 American; 4/5 Fractional)