Lyon vs Monaco: Preview & Prediction
This match of the 34th day of the Ligue 1 between the Olympique Lyonnais and the AS Monaco is a real turning point on this end of the season. If Lyon struggles to win a European place, the ASM must win to retain its leading position.
For the first time in a very long time, AS Monaco may no longer be the leader of the Ligue 1. Indeed, the Parisians will have perhaps 3 points ahead but with two more games.
The pressure will therefore be on the shoulders of AS Monaco, but be careful, the Lyonnais will also be under pressure, because in case of a defeat, they may not be in the 4th place of the Ligue 1.
The challenge of this duel is therefore important, but Lyon could be in trouble because of several decisive events in recent days, the injury of Alexandre Lacazette, the European Cup match last Thursday in Istanbul or the 120 minutes In the legs.
Lyon will surely have to turn a few players and in addition, Mammana and Lacazette are already forfeited. In other words, OL could be in danger at Parc OL.
At home, in the framework of the French Championship of Ligue 1, Lyon has already experienced some failures on his lands in 2017, ahead of Lille (1-2) and FC Lorient (1-4).
Lyon vs Monaco: Direct Matches
AS Monaco must therefore benefit, especially as the Monegasques played Wednesday in the Champions League, an extra day of rest. In addition, victorious Dortmund, 3-1, the ASM did not need the extra penalties or penalties to climb into the last square of the Champions League.
In Ligue 1, AS Monaco still has not been beaten in 2017 and most importantly, the partners of Kyllian Mbappe (12 goals) remain on good outdoor performances, victories in Guingamp, Angers, Caen. .
Far from their bases, AS Monaco has not lost since the end of October 2016, because these Monegasques are performing in the area of counter-attack with the Mbappe, Germain, Lemar, Bernardo Silva ..
AS Monaco still won in Bordeaux (4-0) and Marseille (4-1), direct competitors of Lyon in the race to Europe, so why not in the Rhone!
Lyon vs Monaco: Betting Tips
1X – Odds: 1.60
Over 2,5 goals – Odds: 1.45