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Ligue 1: PSG vs Lyon – Betting analysis

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Ace Football previews the Ligue 1 round 29 match between PSG and Lyon and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.

Lyon are aiming for an upset on Sunday, when faced with Ligue 1 leaders PSG at Parc des Princes. It will be a surprise to see the latter slip up, though, considering the difference in the table between the two sides.

PSG enjoy the view from the top of the table with 66 points after 28 matches. Lyon find themselves positioned as number 10 in the Ligue 1 with 41 points following 28 rounds.

Team form: PSG vs Lyon

PSG Form

Showing inconsistent form, PSG lost two of their past three matches, going down 2-0 against Bayern Munich, before beating Brest 1-2. The joy was short-lived, as Rennes proved too strong in a 0-2 defeat. In their last six Ligue 1 home matches, PSG won four times. They’ve drawn once and lost once, while scoring 13 and conceding nine goals.

Lyon Form

In their previous three matches, Lyon drew 0-0 with Lorient, 3-3 with Lille and 1-1 with Nantes. Lyon won half their previous six away matches in the Ligue 1, as well as seeing two draws and suffering one defeat. They scored 12 goals whilst conceding seven.

Betting stats for PSG and Lyon

Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between PSG and Lyon. The facts are based on the statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.

  • PSG have not lost 44 of the last 46 home matches
  • PSG have scored in 44 of the last 46 home matches
  • PSG have won 10 of the last 12 home matches while scoring more than 1.5 goals
  • PSG have won 11 of the last 13 home matches
  • In 7 of the last 9 home matches PSG played, both teams scored
  • In 8 of the last 9 matches Lyon played, both teams scored
  • Lyon have not lost 13 of the last 15 matches
  • In 8 of the last 10 Lyon away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • In the last 4 away matches in a row Lyon played, both teams scored
  • In 7 of the last 9 Lyon matches the sum of goals was over 2.5

In-form players: PSG vs Lyon

Alexandre Lacazette look like great value to find the back of the net this coming Sunday, having hit the target four times in recent Ligue 1 matches for Lyon. His total for the season says 17 goals scored in this Ligue 1 campaign. With six goals lately for PSG in the Ligue 1, Kylian Mbappe is also a player worth mentioning.

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Full-time result

PSG won seven of the previous 10 home matches across all tournaments, while drawing one and losing two as well. Lyon won six from a possible 10 away from home, as they also drew two and lost two in this run. PSG have not lost to Lyon in 4 consecutive meetings.

Both teams to score

PSG scored the first goal of the match in four of their previous ten games. Lyon scored the opening goal in six of the last ten games. Both teams have scored in the last 4 consecutive away games Lyon played. Lyon should feel cheery over the chances of getting at least one goal in on Sunday, as PSG only managed one clean sheets in the previous 10 matches. Lyon claimed two clean sheets in their last 10 games. PSG have scored in 4 consecutive league meetings with Lyon.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of PSG’s last ten matches in all tournaments. They banged in an average of 1.7 goals on the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of the last ten outings for Lyon, who managed to score 2.1 times in those matches.

Betting suggestion: PSG vs Lyon

Here we present a free betting tip for this Ligue 1 match. The prediction is formed as a conclusion based on the abovementioned stats and facts for PSG and Lyon.

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