Wolfsburg vs Olympique Lyon: Preview & Prediction
Thursday, VfL Wolfsburg receives Olympique Lyonnais within the quarter finals go to the Champions League. The Lyons have to round back before returning to Lyon Park.
Warning, this duel is explosive ad because Wolfsburg will try to take revenge after the final lost to Lyon, it was last season. The French defeated the Germans in the final of the Champions League at the end of the session in shots.
These two teams dominate Europe in recent years, as Lyon won 3 titles on the last 6 years including 4 finals, while VfL Wolfsburg played 3 finals for two trophies.
Currently, these two teams are untouchable as VfL Wolfsburg has lined up 11 consecutive victories in all competitions while Lyon is 10 successes in a row.
Their leader Championship, the Lyons just win 5-0 on the lawn of the ASPTT Albi. It is a 5th match without conceding a goal, but this season the OL is a real safe bet in France and Europe, because this course has recorded only one defeat since the start of the season.
In the Champions League, the last defeat of Lyon back in November 2014. This season they exploded Norwegian Avaldsnes (5-2 and 5-0) and above all, they come to score 17 goals in two games before FC Zurich.
With the arrival of the best player in the world, Alex Morgan, Lyon can really get to the end, but it will make the round back on this match at Wolfsburg.
Wolfsburg vs Olympique Lyon: Direct Matches
The Germans are not at the top of their championship because of a home defeat to Turbine Potsdam (0-1), but they were no longer hung from this setback.
On the two previous rounds of the Champions League, VfL Wolfsburg was less impressive than Lyon since the Germans beat Chelsea in pain (3-0 and 1-1) and they are taxed without shine before Swedish of Eskilstuna United (5-1 and 3-0).
In this duel, it would be more prudent to bet on a parity score. The return match in the Rhône should be decisive!
Wolfsburg vs Olympique Lyon: Betting Tips
Lyon win – Odds: 1.95
Over 2,5 goals – Odds: 2.00