The final match of the 28th round of the French championship will be held between Lille and Lyon at the Stade Pierre-Moroy. The hosts have a better chance of winning, as the guests had a hard week’s match in the French Cup. Will Lille beat the exhausted Lyon? – Find it out in our prediction?
At what time will Lille OSC and Olympique Lyonnais play?
The game time is March 8, 2020, 21:00 (UTC+1)
Where the match will be shown?
DAZN, Canal+, beIN Sports, ESPN+
What are the teams’ positions in the standings?
Lille takes the 4th position and Lyon is the 7th team in the French Ligue 1
How many wins, draws and losses do the teams have?
Lille has 14 wins, 4 draws and 9 losses and Lyon has 11 wins, 7 draws and 9 losses in the French Ligue 1
Predictions and Tips
- MoneyLine Pick: Lille Will Win
- Over Under Pick: The Total Will Go Over 2.5
- Computer Predicted Score: 3-1
Lille in good shape now is. Christophe Galtier’s team has even started to win regularly. So, in the last tour the Dogues outplayed with a score of 0:1. In the 6 previous matches of the championship they managed to win 5 times, with one loss. During this period, goals 10 were scored and 3 missed.
Vice-champion of France this season is unlikely to be able to fight for champion title, but for a ticket to the European Cup can stand. Good results allowed Lille to gain a foothold in the 4th position. They have 46 points on the score. The gap from the TOP-3 is only 1 point. The gap from the 5th position is only 6 points.
In their native walls, Lille is very strong. In 14 games 32 points were earned, and the results are shown below: 10 wins, 2 draws and 2 losses. 23 goals were scored and 9 missed. By the way, only Reims conceded less in the home arena and just Lyon – 7 goals each. I should add that 8 out of 14 games ended in total more than 2.5.
On March 4, Lyon held a match in the semifinals of the Cup of France at home against the PSG. The capital’s team won 1-5. The Lyonnais suffered their first defeat (in all tournaments), starting from February 9. Garcia’s players conceded 5 goals in one match for the first time this season.
As for League 1. The weavers defeated Metz (0:2) and Saint-Etienne (2:0). The series without losses is 3 games (2 victories and 1 draw). If you look at the last 5 fights, the team won 2 times, with 2 draws and one loss. The difference between scored and missed goals is 7:5.
On the road Olympique is quite good: 6 wins, 3 draws and 5 losses, 25 goals scored and 19 missed. 10 out of 14 games (on the road) ended with a total of more than 2.5. Only in 2 away matches (in League 1) the Lyonnais failed to score
Betting Tips Statistic
- Lille won six of the last eight home games
- Lyon lost two of the last three away matches.
- At least three goals were scored in 6 of the 7 last in-person matches.
- The last personal match ended with the victory of Lyon (3:2 in the added time).
Lille OSC vs Olympique Lyonnais Prediction
No one should have a problem with motivation in this match. Lille’s trying to climb up to the third place. Lyon also needs to rehabilitate for 1:5 from the PSG. Plus, it is necessary in the tournament table to rise above. Naturally, to do this, you need to earn 3 points.
Lille will probably want to take revenge from Lyon for his failure in Coupe de France. Given how the Dogues perform in their home, we suppose they have all the chances for a victory.
- We predict a win for Lille OSC.