Lyon – Villarreal : Preview & Prediction
Lyon against Villarreal could easily be considered a great classic of European cups, because both the French and the Spaniards have distinguished themselves in international competitions in recent years. Almost a match from Champions, we would say, certainly a signing match for the Europa League. Although in reality the two teams are not going through a great moment of form, as evidenced by the recent results in the league: Lyon, for example, lost the last at home against Rennes, while for Villarreal there are even two defeats consecutive in Liga. In short, the Europa League is also an opportunity to revive and find morality and conviction, but it could also be a trap …
As mentioned, Lyon lost in their last home outing against Rennes, but they also have three defeats in their last four games.
On the other, the only victory in the last four, has arrived in Montpellier in the French Cup, while in the league there are three defeats in a row on the scoresheet.
Lyon in this season shows clear problems in the defensive phase: just to give another data, from six consecutive games the French suffer at least one network.
Also Villarreal is a team that scores and grants: there are four consecutive Over 2.5 collected by the Spaniards in the Liga matches.
The two consecutive losses came rather unexpectedly for the Yellow Submarine, which previously came from four consecutive victories (including the one on Real Madrid).
It is as if the victory at the Bernabeu had lost the compass to Villarreal, a little ‘what also happened to Lyon that after beating the PSG has been lost. Two teams looking for identity who struggle to lock their doors: we choose the Gol option.
Lyon – Villarreal : Betting Tips
Lyon – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70