Also worth knowing
➤ Dijon conceded more than 4 goals in each of its last 2 Ligue 1 matches (1-5 against Rennes and 1-5 against Metz), a 1st for a team in the elite since Toulouse in 1982-1983 (also 2 ).
➤ The FC Metz scored 5 goals in this match, more than in his previous 7 in Ligue 1 (4). You have to go back to April 3, 2004 to see Metz score five goals in L1 (5-0 against Le Mans) and April 28, 1984 to see the Garnets achieve this performance away (7-3 against Nîmes).
➤ Dijon has lost 14 of their last 15 Ligue 1 matches (1 win). The DFCO has won only 3 matches this season in the top flight, only Arles-Avignon (1 in 2010-2011) has done worse at this stage in history.
➤ Dijon has won only one of its 18 Ligue 1 matches at home this season (6 draws, 11 defeats), it was against Nice on April 18 (2-0).
➤ Only Lens (3) scored more goals against their own side than Dijon (2) in Ligue 1 this season.
➤ Only Nathanael Mbuku (4) and Arnaud Kalimuendo (7) have scored more goals than the Metz player Pope Matar Sarr (3) among players born in 2002 or later in Ligue 1 2020-2021.
➤ Farid Boulaya delivered 2 assists in the same Ligue 1 match for the first time in his career. The FC Metz player has provided 3 assists in his last 2 matches, as many as in his previous 15.
➤ Mama Baldé has scored 7 goals in Ligue 1 this season, more than any other Dijon player and beating his total from last season (6).
➤ The 4 goals of Vagner in Ligue 1 with FC Metz this season have been registered away. Only Serhou Guirassy (8/8) has scored more goals in L1 this season while having scored them all away.