We offer a forecast for the match of the French championship, in which on October 4, Lyon will host Marseille. What to expect from this fight? – the answer is in our material.
” Lion ” at the end of last season, managed to get 40 points, which was not enough to get into the Europa League.
Last summer, the ” weavers ” showed themselves in all their glory in cup battles. If in the final of the French Cup “children” lost the trophy to PSG only in a penalty shootout, then in the Champions League ” Olympic ” knocked out such teams as “Juventus” and “Manchester City” from the tournament, losing only in the semifinals of “Bavaria” (0: 3 ).
The start of the new season of Ligue1 for the “ aristocrats ” turned out to be promising – a victory over “Dijon” (4: 1), but then something went wrong. The defeat and three draws brought the club to 11th place in the standings.
Kaker , Reine and Ekambi will not be able to play in today’s game .
The vice-champion at the end of the last championship managed to get 16 victories and drew eight times, which eventually brought 56 points and second place in the table. What is noteworthy, for such a success, the Provençals needed only 41 goals.
The start of the new championship for the ” blue-white ” turned out to be promising. After two consecutive victories over “Brest” (3: 2) and PSG (1: 0), it seemed that the path to the tenth champion title was open, but something went wrong. The defeat and two worlds brought the southerners eight points and 10th position.
In the last duel, André Villas-Boas’s wards parted with Metz (1: 1).
Only Sarr is in the team’s infirmary .
Both teams have not won at least three games in a row
Lyon won 4 of their last 5 head-to-head matches
Both teams scored in 6 of 10 last head-to-head matches
In 4 of the last 5 personal matches, at least three goals have been scored
The last head-to-head match ended with the victory of Lyon (1: 0)
02/12/20 Lyon Marseilles ten
11/10/19 Marseilles Lyon 2: 1
05/12/19 Marseilles Lyon 0: 3
09/23/18 Lyon Marseilles 4: 2
03/18/18 Marseilles Lyon 2: 3
12/17/17 Lyon Marseilles 20
01/31/17 Marseilles Lyon 2: 1
01/22/17 Lyon Marseilles 3: 1
09/18/16 Marseilles Lyon 0: 0
Before the start of the season, today’s opponents were considered favorites, but are still in the middle of the standings. The teams have problems in the attack that have not yet been resolved.
We assume that today the match will take place according to the standard scenario and the teams will delight with goals scored and intrigue until the last minutes. We will give preference to ” weavers “, but we will hedge the bet with a combined bet.
Our prediction is that Lyon will not lose + total over 2.5 goals and we bet on this using the Winline betting line with odds of 2.09