Lorient vs Nice Prediction & Tips
Lorient and Nice meet at Stade Yves Allainmat – Le Moustoir, in a match for the 29 th round of the Ligue 1. In the last head ‑ to ‑ head between these teams in this competition, on 23‑12‑2020, the end result was a draw by (2‑2) . Although this is a game between 17th and 11th in the general classification, it is actually a game between the 7th classified in home games and the 8th as a visitor.
The home team is currently in 17th place, with 27 points won, after 7 wins, 6 draws and 15 losses. In the penultimate match, they won at home against Saint ‑ Étienne by (2‑1). In the last match, they tied (1‑1) against Montpellier. This is a team affected by the home factor, since they have won 19 points at their stadium, with 21 goals scored and 26 conceded, against 8 points away, where they scored 13 goals and conceded 26. In the last game they played, for Coupe de France , lost to Le Puy F.43 Auvergne by (1‑0). In the last 10 home matches for the championship, Lorient has recorded 5 wins and 5 losses, having won 15 points out of 30 possible. In the matches played at their stadium in the championship, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 ‘was 0‑0, which occurred in 5 of their 14 games. Defensive solidity has not been their strong point, as they have conceded goals in 9 of the last 10 games, but their offense has scored regularly, as they have scored goals in 9 of the last 10 games in this competition. In 28 matches in this competition, he suffered the first goal 18 times and only managed 3 turns on the scoreboard.
Lorient heads into this match with a 1-0 defeat on the trip to Le Puy, in a game counting for the League Cup. In the last game in Ligue 1, the home team drew a ball against Montpellier. Usually the home team chooses to play in a traditional 4-3-3, where the three most advanced players are Yoane Wissa, Quentin Boisgard and Terem Moffi. By playing against a superior opponent, it is expected that the home club will adopt a more defensive posture, with the aim of not losing its balance. The coach Christophe Pélissier cannot count on Fabien Lemoine, punished, in addition to Stephane Diarra, Jonathan Delaplace, Tiago Ilori, Thomas Fontaine and Matthieu Saunier, these with physical problems.
After 10 wins, 5 draws and 13 losses, the visiting team is in 11th position, having won 35 points. In the last match, they have won at home against Nîmes by (2‑1), after in the previous match they have won (1‑2) an away match against Rennes. Interestingly, this is a team that has achieved better results away from home, as they have won 21 points as a visitor and only 14 in their stadium. In their last match, for the Coupe de France, they lost to Monaco at home by (0‑2). In the last 10 away matches, Nice has recorded 4 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses, having won 14 points out of 30 possible. The team allowed goals to the opponent in 8 of the last 10 games, for which reason it has not presented great defensive solidity, but their attack has scored regularly, since they managed to score in 8 of the last 10 games in this competition. In 28 matches in this competition, they only managed 1 comeback in the 14 games in which they conceded the first goal.
Nice comes for this match with a setback, by 0-2, receiving Monaco, in a game counting for the French Cup. In the last game in Ligue 1, the Monegasques beat Nîmes 2-1. The visiting team usually plays in a 4-3-3, favoring a more relaxed playing style, attacking through the center aisle. The three arrows aimed at the “enemy” goalpost will be Alexis Claude-Maurice, Myziane Maolida and Amine Gouiri, and the player responsible for defining and leading his team’s attacks is midfielder Pierre Lees Melou. For this match the visiting coach cannot count on Jean-Clair Todibo, suspended, as well as Hichem Boudaoui, Rony Lopes, Jeff Reine-Adelaide, Danilo Barbosa and Dante, all injured.
Lorient – Nice FREE TIPS
Lorient – Win @ 2.25
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90