Nantes vs Lens Match Preview and Prediction
Nantes vs Lens: Nantes will participate in this game after a 0-0 draw with Reims in Ligue 1. Nantes had 50% of the possession in that game and 7 shots on goal, none of which were on target. Reims, on the other hand, had ten shots on goal but missed them all.
In recent memory, Nantes has not kept a clean sheet very often. The fact that Nantes has allowed seven goals in their last six games and has failed to stop opponents from scoring in five of those games will worry them.
After defeating Toulouse 0-2 in their previous Ligue 1 encounter, RC Lens will enter this game motivated. RC Lens had 46% of the possession in that game and 2 of their 13 attempts on goal were on target. David Pereira da Costa (42′) and Andy Diouf (55′) scored for RC Lens. Toulouse, on the other hand, had 13 shots on goal, but none of them were on target.
Franck Haise’s RC Lens had an average of 1.33 goals scored per game over the course of their last six games, having had eight of their goal attempts successful. Prior to this encounter, RC Lens had not triumphed over Nantes in their previous 11 league road games against them. a truly awful run.
Nantes vs Lens: Betting Analysis
There isn’t much separating the two teams based on their previous head-to-head matches, which date back to October 12, 2021. Nantes won two of those matches, while RC Lens 2 and 2 ended in draws in regular time.
Over the course of those games, the two teams shared a total of 20 goals, with Les Canaris scoring 8 and Les Artésiens scoring 12. That translates to a 3.33 average goal per game.
The result of their most recent league match, which took place on October 28, 2023, on Match Day 10, was RC Lens 4-0 Nantes. RC Lens had a 54% possession rate and 7 of their 12 attempts on goal were on target that day. Florian Sotoca (27′, 72′), Facundo Medina (58′), and Neil El Aynaoui (89′) scored the goals.
Nantes, on the other hand, had 11 shots on goal, only one of which was on target. According to the form guide heading into this game, Nantes has lost both of their past two league home games and has not triumphed against RC Lens in their previous four league games.
Nantes vs Lens: Head-to-Head
Who will win the match between Nantes and Lens?
In this situation, we believe that Nantes will have a difficult time finding the back of the net against this RC Lens club, even though we believe that they will score a goal on their own and emerge triumphant. As a result, we are anticipating a game that will be quite competitive, and RC Lens will emerge victorious with a score of 1-0 when the final whistle blows.
Our Prediction: Home Win or Draw
What are the top odds for the game?
When we look at the odds for the win-draw-win market, we find that the best price for a victory for Nantes is 3.3, the best price for betting on the game ending all-square is 3.42, and the best price for selecting a victory for RC Lens is 2.24. Right now, these are the most competitive prices that are being given.