We offer a forecast for the French championship match, in which Lorient will host Lyon on 27 September. Will the hosts be able to resist this fight? – the answer is in our material.
” Lorient ” in the last season won the championship of the second French league. Despite four defeats at the finish of the season, the ” merloose ” were one point ahead of their closest pursuer. The team needed only 17 victories and three peaceful outcomes for success. The best in the tournament was the winner’s line of attack, which hit the opponents’ goal 45 times.
After winning the first round over Strasbourg (3: 1), the hosts suffered three defeats in a row, losing in the last duel to Brest (2: 3).
In the Delaplace infirmary , Loriente , Saunier and Homavu .
” Lyon ” after 38 rounds of the championship last recorded in the asset 11 Victoria and completed seven games of the world that brought the team 40 points and seventh place. Such a result deprived the 2019/20 Champions League semi-finalist of a place even in the Europa League.
At the start of the new championship , more was expected from the “ weavers ”, but the victory over Dijon (4: 1) was the only one so far. The Children did not cope with Montpellier (1: 2) and drew twice – with Bordeaux (0: 0) and Nîmes (0: 0), for which we made a forecast .
Today only Reine will not be able to enter the field .
Lorient have lost 3 of their last 4 head-to-head matches
Lyon have won only 1 of their last 5 meetings
Lorient won their last two head-to-head matches in a row
The last face-to-face meeting ended with the victory of “Lorient” (4: 1)
04/08/17 Lyon Lorient fourteen
09.24.16 Lorient Lyon ten
Teams from different weight categories meet. Both rivals are going through hard times, but they are full of hope and optimism.
Most likely, Lorient will play defensively and try to keep the score, but they are unlikely to be able to resist Olimpik in such a state.
We assume the minimum number of scoring chances and offer to play a combined bet on this duel.
Our prediction is that Lyon will not lose + the total is less than 3.5 goals and we bet on this using the Winline betting line with the odds of 1.67