Lyon vs Lille Preview
Lyon Football Club is currently struggling in the Ligue 1, occupying a ninth place in the standings. Despite high hopes and expectations, they have not lived up to the standards set for them in this competition this season. However, in their previous match, they emerged victorious with a convincing 3-1 victory over Troyes. The team is now aiming to repeat this performance in the Coupe de France this week.
In contrast, Lille is in a slightly better position, securing sixth place in the league table. Despite their relatively higher position, they have been struggling with consistency throughout their league campaign. In their most recent match, they confidently defeated Rennes with a 3-1 victory. This has given the team a boost of confidence and they will be hoping to take their performance to the next level in the upcoming fixture.
Head-to-Head Comparison and Significant Statistics for Lyon vs Lille
- Lille has won 21 of the last 49 matches played against Lyon
- In five of the last six matches between the two teams, neither team scored more than one goal
- Only one exception was Lille’s 3-2 victory in a Ligue 1 match in April 2021
- The last three matches produced only two goals and four clean sheets, with one goal each from Lyon and Lille
- Lyon is unbeaten in their last four matches across all competitions
- Their last defeat was a 2-1 loss to Strasbourg last month.
Lyon vs Lille Prediction
Lyon has demonstrated some signs of improvement lately, but winning a trophy this season will be a challenging task. The team is currently undergoing a transition period and will aim to prove themselves in this upcoming match.
Lille is a formidable opponent on their good days, but they have not been performing to their full potential this season. Currently, Lyon is in better form and holds a slight advantage heading into this game.
Prediction: Lyon 1-0 Lille
Lyon vs Lille Betting Tips
Tip 1: Result – Lyon
Tip 2: Game to have over 2.5 goals – No
Tip 3: Lyon to keep a clean sheet – Yes
Tip 4: Alexandre Lacazette to score – Yes