• Monaco have lost only one of their last five away league games against Nice (W2 D2).
  • The last four top-flight encounters between Nice and Monaco have produced 16 goals.
  • Six red cards have been handed out in the last seven top-flight games between Nice and Monaco.
  • Nice have lost their last five top-flight games, worst current run and Nice’s longest run of defeats for nine years (five from March to May 2004).
  • Nice have only scored four goals in their last nine Ligue 1 games, worst tally over that period.
  • Nice have hit the woodwork seven times, a league-high this season.
  • Monaco have only won one of their last six away games, in all competitions.
  • Yet they’ve won their last two top-flight games which hadn’t happened since September.
  • Monaco have picked up 32 points after 15 games, their best start to a top-flight campaign for 10 years (36 at this point in 2003/04).
  • No team has scored more first-half goals than Monaco in Ligue 1 this season (15).
  • Dario Cvitanich has scored 50% of Nice’s goals this season in Ligue 1 (7 out of 14)
  • Monaco striker Anthony Martial is the youngest goalscorer in Ligue 1 this season (17 years & 11 months).