Monaco vs Besiktas Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
An interesting match awaits us this Tuesday when Monaco will face Besiktas at the Stade Louis II for the third round of their Champions League group G campaign. While Besiktas will be trying to continue their winning streak, Monaco will be looking for their first win.
Monaco have not had the start to this season’s group stage as one might have hoped. Although they reached the semi-finals last year, this season they look like a completely different team. They have one draw and one loss so far with a negative goal difference of -3. Monaco's overall record against Turkish teams is four wins, three losses, and one draw. Having been unbeaten in seven European home matches, Monaco have lost the last two. They have nevertheless lost only three of their last 15 European home games. This is their eight group stage campaign.
Besiktas is currently at the top of the table, as they have two wins so far. Last week they won against Leipzig. The final score was Porto 0, Besiktas 2, thanks to goals from Anderson Talisca and Ryan Babel. The Turkish team have lost on all four visits to France, scoring two goals and conceding eight. They have let in two goals in each of their away games. Besiktas have played eight matches against Ligue 1 teams. In seven out of those eight matches, the host had won, with the sole exception being a 2-2 home draw with AJ Auxerre in 1994.
This is the first meeting between these two clubs, but each played opponents from the other's country in 2016/17. The French side faced Fenerbahçe SK in last season's third qualifying round, losing 2-1 in Turkey but winning 3-1 at home. In 2016/17, Besiktas finished third in their group and moved into the UEFA Europa League, where they got as far as the quarter-finals before losing to Lyon.
Monaco don't have lots of missing players for Tuesdays game with Besiktas. Stevan Jovetic is only one player who will not play for sure. Almost all other players are fully fit and ready for the match against Besiktas and all of them are highly motivated to win all three points here.
On the other side Besiktas also do not have lots of missing players for this game. Atinc Nukan and Gökhan Töre are injured and they can't play here. Adriano is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready to play.
Possible starting lineups
Monaco: Subašić; Touré, Glik, Jemerson, Sidibé; Lopes, Moutinho, Fabinho, Lemar; Falcao, Baldé
Besiktas: Fabricio; Medel, Pepe, Tošić, Caner Erkin; Oğuzhan Özyakup, Hutchinson; Quaresma, Talisca, Babel; Cenk Tosun
Monaco vs Besiktas Prediction
Another one very good football game on Tuesday night in the Champions League. Match Monaco vs Besiktas brings us very good betting opportunity and you shouldn't miss to bet on. Monaco have only one points in Group G and they are last placed team, five points behind Besiktas who sit first. Monaco are eager to win all three points here and they will try to score from the first minute. On the other side Besiktas will play aggressive from the first minute and they will try to score after fast counterattacks. We expect one dynamic game with lots of scoring chances on the both sides, but Monaco are favorites to win this game.
However our prediction and betting tips for the match Monaco vs Besiktas Prediction: Monaco to win. We expect from Monaco to score at least two goals more on Tuesday night and our risky bet goes on Correct Score 3-1. Also you can try with bet on Falcao to score. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.