Lyon vs Lens – Preview, Tips and Odds

France: Ligue 1
Lyon
Full Time
2:1
Lens
Highlights and Stats


Lyon will test their abilities against Lens on 12/02 in a game of the 23rd round of the Ligue 1. The two contending teams will meet at Groupama Stadium. The hosts of the match are occupying 9th position in the standings, after collecting 32 points, while the visiting side is up to 3rd spot with a total of 46 points.

Lyon vs Lens Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2022/10/02Last 20 Games
Lyon
loss
  • ?
  • Laway
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Dhome
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Daway
  • Dhome
  • Whome
Lens
win
  • ?
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Daway
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Dhome
  • Daway
  • Laway

Worth Mentioning

The previous clash between the teams ended with the score of 1:0 to Lens. It was held back on 2nd of October 2022. The last two head-to-head games proved to be unsuccessful for Lyon, as they have been on a winless streak claiming just 1 draw. In the last 10 encounters, being the host has been of almost no significance, with outcomes showing 4 home wins and 3 away wins. Four of the last five clashes saw both sides hitting the back of the nets and two featured more than two and a half goals. In the meantime Lyon have not managed to keep a single clean sheet, while Lens have not conceded in one of the matches. The latest five matches ended with 2.60 goals on average.

Lyon vs Lens Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 20 games

LyonLens
  • Goals

    1.75
    0.80
  • Fouls

    11.20
    12.40
  • Corners

    4.00
    4.20
  • Offsides

    1.40
    2.20
  • Cards

    2.20
    1.80
  • Posession

    55%
    45%

Lyon Form

  • ?
  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Waway

The efforts of Lyon were enough only for a 2:2draw when performing as a host against Lille in a Coupe de France match played on February 8. The outfit has not suffered a single defeat in five successive matches, ending in 3 victories and 2 draws. Lyon’s 10 recent encounters have been dominated by the visiting sides who claimed 6 victories in the process, as the teams playing at home recored just 1 win. Three of Lyon’s last five meetings featured over 2.5 goals, with both teams hitting the targets in two of them. During these the team was successful in maintaining three clean sheets, and they failed to score in just one. When looking at statistics, we notice that the average number of goals scored during the team’s most recent 5 clashes is 2.60.
  • Goals
    1.70
  • Fouls
    14.20
  • Corners
    6.90
  • Offsides
    1.50
  • Cards
    1.40
  • Posession
    60%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Cup2023/02/08Olympique LyonnaisLille22 D
Ligue 12023/02/04TroyesOlympique Lyonnais13 W
Ligue 12023/02/01Olympique LyonnaisBrest00 D
Ligue 12023/01/29AjaccioOlympique Lyonnais02 W
Cup2023/01/21ChamberyOlympique Lyonnais03 W
Ligue 12023/01/14Olympique LyonnaisStrasbourg12 L
Ligue 12023/01/11NantesOlympique Lyonnais00 D
Cup2023/01/07Olympique LyonnaisMetz21 W
Ligue 12023/01/01Olympique LyonnaisClermont01 L
Ligue 12022/12/28BrestOlympique Lyonnais24 W

Lens Form

  • ?
  • Daway
  • Daway
  • Lhome
  • Daway
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Whome

The latest match of Lens was against Brest on Sunday, with the outcome being a 1:1 draw away from home. The team is on a dry run, without tasting success in three games, suffering 1 loss and registering 2 draws in the process. Playing on homeground had no considerable impact in Lens’ last ten meetings, as the hosts recorded 3 wins while the guests triumphed on 3 occasions. When we take a look at the last five encounters of the team, we see that one ended with more than 2.5 goals, with three having the two involved teams scoring. Lens managed to keep one clean sheet and were unable to score in just one. During the team’s recent five outings, the goalkeepers had to pull the ball out of the nets 10 times altogether.
  • Goals
    1.70
  • Fouls
    12.80
  • Corners
    5.20
  • Offsides
    1.20
  • Cards
    1.40
  • Posession
    58%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Cup2023/02/09LorientLens11 D
Ligue 12023/02/05BrestLens11 D
Ligue 12023/02/01LensNice01 L
Ligue 12023/01/28TroyesLens11 D
Cup2023/01/22BrestLens13 W
Ligue 12023/01/14LensAuxerre10 W
Ligue 12023/01/11StrasbourgLens22 D
Ligue 12023/01/01LensParis St Germain31 W
Ligue 12022/11/12LensClermont21 W
Ligue 12022/10/28LensToulouse30 W

Formations and Lineups

Lyon

Formation:3-4-1-2
  • G1Anthony Lopes
  • D2Sinaly Diomandé
  • D5Dejan Lovren
  • D4Castello Lukeba
  • M20Sael Kumbedi
  • M6Maxence Caqueret
  • M88Corentin Tolisso
  • M3Nicolás Tagliafico
  • F18Rayan Cherki
  • F10Alexandre Lacazette
  • F26Bradley Barcola
1 Anthony Lopes 2 Sinaly Diomandé 5 Dejan Lovren 4 Castello Lukeba 20 Sael Kumbedi 6 Maxence Caqueret 88 Corentin Tolisso 3 Nicolás Tagliafico 18 Rayan Cherki 10 Alexandre Lacazette 26 Bradley Barcola

Lens

Formation:3-4-2-1
  • G30Brice Samba
  • D24Jonathan Gradit
  • D4Kevin Danso
  • D14Facundo Medina
  • M25Julien Le Cardinal
  • M26Salis Abdul Samed
  • M8Seko Fofana
  • M3Deiver Machado
  • F28Adrien Thomasson
  • F20Angelo Fulgini
  • F7Florian Sotoca
30 Brice Samba 24 Jonathan Gradit 4 Kevin Danso 14 Facundo Medina 25 Julien Le Cardinal 26 Salis Abdul Samed 8 Seko Fofana 3 Deiver Machado 28 Adrien Thomasson 20 Angelo Fulgini 7 Florian Sotoca

Match Details

LyonvsLens
  • 85`
    S. Abdul SamedHolding
  • 80`
    (in) J. Lepenant(out) R. Cherki
  • 77`
    (in) R. Labeau(out) F. Sotoca
  • 77`
    (in) M. Haidara(out) D. Machado
  • 69`
    (in) D. Costa(out) J. Gradit
  • 66`
    (in) M. Dembele(out) B. Barcola
  • 64`
    R. CherkiM. Caqueret
    2 - 1
  • 63`
    (in) L. Openda(out) A. Fulgini
  • 63`
    (in) P. Frankowski(out) J. Le Cardinal
  • 46`
    (in) A. Sarr(out) A. Lacazette
  • 39`
    1 - 1
    D. MachadoF. Sotoca
  • 23`
    A. LacazetteR. Cherki
    1 - 0
  • 14`
    C. LukebaFoul

Players Ratings

LyonvsLens
  • 6Maxence Caqueret
    8.2 / 10
  • 18Rayan Cherki
    8.2 / 10
  • 88Corentin Tolisso
    7.7 / 10
  • 5Dejan Lovren
    7.5 / 10
  • 3Nicolás Tagliafico
    7.3 / 10
  • 2Sinaly Diomandé
    7.2 / 10
  • 10Alexandre Lacazette
    7.2 / 10
  • 1Anthony Lopes
    6.9 / 10
  • 4Castello Lukeba
    6.9 / 10
  • 20Sael Kumbedi
    6.7 / 10
  • 26Bradley Barcola
    6.6 / 10
  • 7Amin Sarr
    6.6 / 10
  • 24Johann Lepenant
    6.2 / 10
  • 9Moussa Dembélé
    6 / 10
  • 24Jonathan Gradit
    7.2 / 10
  • 4Kevin Danso
    7.2 / 10
  • 7Florian Sotoca
    7 / 10
  • 25Julien Le Cardinal
    6.9 / 10
  • 3Deiver Machado
    6.9 / 10
  • 10David da Costa
    6.9 / 10
  • 30Brice Samba
    6.7 / 10
  • 28Adrien Thomasson
    6.7 / 10
  • 29Przemysław Frankowski
    6.7 / 10
  • 36Remy Labeau Lascary
    6.7 / 10
  • 21Massadio Haïdara
    6.6 / 10
  • 20Angelo Fulgini
    6.5 / 10
  • 11Loïs Openda
    6.5 / 10
  • 14Facundo Medina
    6.3 / 10
  • 8Seko Fofana
    6.3 / 10
  • 26Salis Abdul Samed
    6.2 / 10

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