Nantes vs Lyon – After drawing 1-1 with Lyon in Ligue 1, Nantes now turns its attention to this upcoming encounter. In that game, Nantes had 33% of the control and 11 shots on goal, with 5 of them being successful.
Lyon had 11 attempts, 6 of which were on goal. For Lyon, goals were made by Castella Lukeba (2′ Own Goal) and Alexandre Lacazette (24′).
Recently, Nantes has only occasionally displayed defensive tenacity. In reality, Nantes’ defense has been breached in 6 of their last 6 games, resulting in 12 goals being scored against them. If that trend continues in this area, we’ll shortly find out.
Looking at their recent results, Lyon has seen opponents score in 5 of their last 6 games, scoring a total of 8 goals against them. Lyon can definitely get better on the defensive end.
Nantes vs Lyon – Betting Analysis
A review of their previous head-to-head encounters dating back to December 23, 2020, shows that Nantes has not experienced much success in these games.
While Lyon has been superior, prevailing in 67% of those ties, they have been unable to record any victories. Between the two teams, 14 goals were tallied, with Les Canaris contributing four and Lyon ten. 2.33 goals have been scored on average per contest.
The two teams’ most recent league matchup occurred on Match Day 28 of Ligue 1 on March 17, 2023, with Lyon defeating Nantes 1–1.
At that point, Lyon had a 67% control advantage and 11 shots on goal. Castella Lukeba (2′ Own Goal) and Alexandre Lacazette (24′) tallied the goals. Nantes had 11 attempts at goal at the other end, with 5 of them being on target. Benoît Millot served as the official.
With a fully healthy roster to choose from, Nantes manager Antoine Kombouaré will be happy to have no fitness worries at all going into this game.
Laurent Blanc, the Lyon coach, only has to think about one fitness concern because the team is generally healthy. Malo Gusto will not play in this match due to a hamstring injury. We believe it may be difficult for Nantes to defeat this Lyon team, who we believe will most likely prevail.
What are the top odds for the game?
In terms of the bookies’ odds in the win-draw-win market, the win for Nantes can be had for 3.5, backing the draw is 3.4 and putting your money on the winner to be Lyon gets 2.13. These are the most competitive returns being offered at the moment.
Nantes vs Lyon – Head -to- Head
Our Prediction: Over 1.5 Goals