Lyon – Strasbourg Prediction (2021-02-06)

Lyon – Strasbourg : Preview & Prediction

Lyon and Strasbourg face at Groupama OL Academy Décines ‑ Charpieu, in a match for the 24 th round of the Ligue 1. Olympique Lyonnais won away by (2‑3) the last time they met in this edition of the league, on 18‑10 ‑2020. The head ‑ to ‑ head record at this stadium, favors the home team, who have won 2, tied 1 and lost 1 in the last 4 matches. However, in the last head ‑ to ‑ head played at this stadium, on Ligue 1, on 16‑02‑2020, the match is over in a draw by (1‑1). The goals of the match were scored by B. Traoré (21 ‘) for Lyon and by K. Zohi (42′) for Strasbourg.

Lyon
The home team is currently in the 2nd position, with 49 points won, after 14 wins, 7 draws and 2 losses. In the penultimate match, they won at home against Bordeaux by (2‑1). In the last match, they have won an away match against Dijon by (0‑1). For the league, Lyon won 21 points out of 30 possible points, after 6 wins, 3 draws and 1 loss in the last 10 home matches. Their offense has scored frequently, as they have scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their home matches there is a tendency for goals, as 8 of the last 11 matches for the competition have ended with Over 2,5 goals. In 23 matches in this competition, he only managed 2 turns on the scoreboard in the 9 games in which he suffered the first goal. There are 1 periods that stand out in the last 11 home matches for this competition: they scored 10 of their 24 goals between minutes (31’ ‑ 45 ‘).

Olympique Lyon enters this game with a victory, by 0-1, in the trip to the field of Dijon, adding in this way the third triumph followed in this Ligue 1: the only goal of the match was signed by Lucas Paquetá. In this game against Strasbourg, mister Rudi Garcia must privilege the maintenance of the possession of the ball and the attacks by the runners, especially through the right: Karl Toko Ekambi is very fast and very strong in transporting the ball for the attack. Memphis Depay is Olympique Lyon’s top scorer with 11 goals scored. For this round the home coach cannot count on Jason Denayer due to physical problems.

Strasbourg
After 7 wins, 4 draws and 12 losses, the visiting team is in 15th position, having won 25 points. In the last match, they have tied at home against Brest by (2‑2), after in the previous match they have lost at home, in a game against Reims, by (0‑1). Their last away match for this competition ended in a draw by (1‑1) against Dijon. In the last 10 away matches for the league, Strasbourg has recorded 4 wins, 1 draw and 5 losses, having won 13 points out of 30 possible. Their offense has scored frequently, as they have scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their away matches there is a tendency for goals, since 10 of the last 11 matches for this competition have ended with Over 1.5 goals. In 23 matches in this competition, he has never been able to turn the score around in the 12 games in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 11 away matches for this competition, there is 1 period that stands out: they scored 7 of their 18 goals between the minutes (16’ ‑ 30 ‘).

Strasbourg enters in this round with an equality, in 2×2, receiving the Stade Brest, adding in this way the third consecutive match without winning in this competition: the goals of the team were signed by Adrien Thomasson and Jean-Eudes Aholou. The visiting team usually acts in a tactical system in 4-3-3, favoring a more cautious style of play, attacking through the side corridors. Habib Diallo, Jean-Ricner Bellegarde and Ludovic Ajorque should make up the attacking front of the visiting team, the latter being Strasbourg’s scorer with 10 goals scored. Out of this game are Mohamed Simakan, Lebo Mothiba and Matz Sels, all with physical problems.

Lyon – Strasbourg : Betting Tips

Lyon – Win Odds: 1.45
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70