Ahead of the Wednesday night clash, neither of these two sides have a single point on the Ligue 1 table after playing two games.

Champions PSG have lost to Lens and Marseille whilst their opponents Metz have gone down to Lille and Monaco, leaving them languishing in 17th and 18th place respectively.

Metz avoided relegation last season by 11 points and will need to be on tremendous form if they are to get any point whatsoever from a PSG side who welcome back key first team players.

Here is all you need to know ahead of the encounter.

What time does PSG vs Metz start?

The game is set to kick off at 10 pm Kenyan time at the Parc des Princes.

PSG vs Metz team news

Alesandro Florenzi made his debut for PSG in the loss to Marseille but will not feature due to a registration issue.

Though PSG will be happy that Mauro Icardi, Kylian Mbappe, Marquinhos and Keylor Navas can all be included in the starting line-up after missing out on the opening fixtures.

For the visitors, Habib Diallo, who came off the bench in their last game could be the only change made to the squad.

PSG vs Metz head to head

From all the 20 matches these two sides have played against each other, PSG have a superior record, winning 15 of them.

Metz have only won thrice, with the other two resulting in draws.

PSG have however won the last 10 straight matches against the visitors.

PSG vs Metz current form

Both sides come into the game on the back of losing two consecutive games and do not have much separating them in terms of past results.

PSG vs Metz prediction

Despite a torrid start to the 2020/21 campaign for Thomas Tuchel’s side, it is likely that the return of first team players and the home advantage will be enough to give them a win against Metz.

The most likely prediction is that PSG will win with over 2.5 goals being scored in the match.

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