Lyon vs Paris Saint-Germain Preview, Tips and Odds

On Sunday night Lyon will take on Paris SG in a top of the table clash in France. Lyon are 3rd in the standings, a whopping 16 points behind unbeaten leaders Paris Saint-Germain, but trailing second placed Lille with just three points. In the reverse fixture earlier this season young sensation Kylian Mbappe had the best performance of his short career and scored four second half goals. The bad news for Parisians came earlier this week, when it was revealed that superstar Neymar might need a surgery and will be out for a long spell on the sidelines.

Lyon vs Paris Saint-Germain Head to Head

Head to HeadLast gameLast H2H gamesLast games home/away
LyonLoss4 W/ 3 D/ 13 L3 W/ 4 D/ 3 L
Paris SGWin13 W/ 3 D/ 4 L3 W/ 4 D/ 3 L

Last game between the clubs: 07.10.2018 Paris SG – Lyon 5:0; Neymar 9′ (penalty), Kylian Mbappe 61′, 66′, 69′, 74′; Presnel Kimpembe from Paris SG was sent off in the 32′ with straight red card. Lucas Tousart from Lyon was dismissed in the 45′ for second yellow card.
Last game at this venue: 21.01.2018 Lyon – Paris SG 2:1; Nabil Fekir 2′, Memphis Depay 90′; Layvin Kurzawa 45′; Daniel Alves from Paris SG was sent off with straight red card in the 57′

Worth mentioning: Seven of the last ten H2H games saw both teams scoring, while nine times the games featured over 2,5 goals. The last time when any of the teams managed to record a win by more than a goal at Groupama Stadium was back in 2008, twelve meetings ago when Lyon triumphed 4:2. It has been extremely tense encounter recently as in the last two outings were shown three red cards, two of them straight.

Lyon vs Paris Saint-Germain Stats

As of 30.01Last gameLast 10 gamesLast 5 games home/away
LyonWin6 W/ 3 D/ 1 L1 W/ 2 D/ 2 L
Paris SGWin8 W/ 1 D/ 1 L4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L

Last game Lyon: 27.01.2019 Amiens – Lyon 0:1; Jason Denayer 50′
Last game Paris SG: 27.01.2019 Paris SG – Rennes 4:1; Edinson Cavani 7′, 71′, Angel Di Maria 60′, Kylian Mbappe 66′; M’Baye Niang 28′

Top performers Lyon: Kylian Mbappe 18 goals 5 assists, Edinson Cavani 16 goals 3 assists, Neymar 13 goals 6 assists.
Top performers Paris SG: Nabil Fekir 6 goals 3 assists, Moussa Dembele 6 goals 2 assists, Memphis Depay 5 goals 7 assists.

Last 10 gamesGoals scored:concededOver 2,5 goalsGoal/GoalClean sheets
Lyon18:9564
Paris SG31:6755

Worth mentioning: Both teams have scored at least a goal in each of their past ten games. Lyon had four straight games away from and will be eager to do well in front of their own supporters. Paris SG have conceded just three goals in the last seven outings, keeping 5 clean sheets in the process. They are still going unbeaten in the league.

Lyon vs Paris Saint-Germain News

Missing players Lyon: Ousseynou Ndiaye, Amine Gouiri, Rafael da Silva
Missing players Paris SG: Neymar is injured, while Marco Verratti is suspended.

Lyon vs Paris Saint-Germain Stats

Lyon to win – 3.9 @ bet365
Both teams to score & over 3,5 goals – 2.6 @ bet365

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