CL Match Preview : Monaco vs Tottenham

Monaco are favourites to secure all three points in this one and currently top the group with eight points from four games.

They inflicted defeat upon Spurs in the opening gameweek of the competition and have what it takes to earn another victory.

Spurs ended their seven-game winless run with a 3-2 win over West Ham on Saturday, which will have boosted morale coming into this must-win fixture. They have, though, failed to win their last five on their travels and will be up against it in France.

Jardim’s side have what it takes to inflict back-to-back defeats upon Tottenham.

Team News

Monaco – Leonardo Jardim has a full squad to select from ahead of the welcome of Tottenham.

However, he could opt for Fabinho and Tiemoue Bakayoko in the middle of the park, despite Joao Moutinho’s return to fitness.

Falcao should continue alongside Valere Germain in attack.

Tottenham – Mauricio Pochettino is again without injured trio Toby Alderweireld, Erik Lamela and Ben Davies.

Kieran Trippier could come in for Kyle Walker, but Danny Rose is expected to start with he suspended for the weekend trip to Chelsea.

Heung-min Son, Dele Alli and Moussa Sissoko could all feature after the former pair featured from the bench against West Ham.

Match Facts

Tottenham have failed to score in 5 of their last 7 matches (UEFA Champions League).

There have been under 2.5 goals scored in Tottenham’s last 3games (UEFA Champions League).

Monaco are undefeated in their last 7 matches (UEFA Champions League).

NaijaBet Odds

As at this post Monaco has 2.68 odd to win the match on NaijaBet  while Tottenham has 2.80 odd to win the match also, while the odd to draw the match is 3.36.


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