Atalanta VS Lyon ( BETTING TIPS, Match Preview & Expert Analysis )
PREVIEW & TIPS FOR Atalanta vs Lyon
Atalanta and Lyon measure their strength at the Stadio Città del Tricolore in a meeting for the Europa League (Group Stage). In this match the home factor may play an important role, since Atalanta presents significant differences in the results achieved at home and as a visitor.
Atalanta Team News
After 3 wins and 2 draws, the home team is currently in 1st place with 11 points earned. In the last match, he won by (1-5) away against Everton, after in the previous match having drawn for (1-1) away with the Apollon Limassol. This is a team affected by the home factor, stronger when playing in front of their fans, since in the last 30 matches he has 4 wins, 7 draws and 4 defeats as a visitor, with 19 goals scored and 19 conceded, against 11 wins, 3 draws and 1 defeat at home, with 44 goals scored and 9 conceded. The team arrives at this meeting after a draw with Torino by (1-1). Atalanta won 8 and drew 2 of their last 10 home games for all competitions.
In this competition, you have not lost 5 matches. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 4 of the last 5 games, but his attack has regularly scored, as he has scored at least one goal in each of the last 5 matches in this competition. In 15 games, he suffered the first goal 5 times and never managed to turn the score. In the last 10 home games in all competitions there are 2 highlights: he scored 8 of his 21 goals in minutes (61′-75 ‘); suffered 3 of his 6 goals between the minutes (16’-30 ‘).
Atalanta vs Lyon Stats
Atalanta are on the field for this game already classified for the next phase of the Europa League, but still seeking to maintain the leadership of their group. The club has not been making a great season, but it is going through a good moment, being unbeaten for three games, having won two of them. In their last match, valid for the Italian Championship, where now occupies the tenth position among twenty teams, the team managed to draw a draw away from home against Torino, although he missed many passes and left to be desired in defensive terms. In the continental tournament, the Italians have been standing out for the good offensive power, since they have the best attack of Group E, having rocked the net adversary in all the matches until then. The coach is likely to keep the team 3-4-2-1 or 3-5-2, with no major problems climbing the initial eleven.
Lyon Team News
After 3 wins and 2 draws, the visiting team is currently in 2nd place with 11 points. In the last match, they won by (4-0) at home against Apollon Limassol, after the previous match, have won by (3-0) at home with Everton. This is a team little affected by the house factor, that is, presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 games has 9 wins, 4 draws and 2 losses as a visitor, with a total of 36 goals scored and 13 conceded. Already inside the home, it won 9 wins, 5 draws and 1 loss, with a total of 37 goals scored and 18 conceded. The team arrives in this match after a win away with Caen by (1-2). In the last 10 matches played in all competitions, Lyon have won 6, drawn 3 and lost 1. Their attack has scored regularly as they scored at least one goal in each of the last 5 games for this competition. This is a team that does not usually feel difficult to open the scoring: scored the first goal in 12 of the last 15 games, of those 12 reached the interval in the lead in 9 and managed to maintain the advantage until the end of the 90 ‘in 9. In the last 11 games away for all competitions for the first time: he suffered 4 of his 9 goals between the minutes (76’-90 ‘).
Lyon have also secured their place in the next round of the Europa League, but they are on the pitch trying to take the lead from the Italians. The club has been making a great season, having only suffered a defeat in the last fourteen matches, coming from another victory for the French Championship, where now it occupies the vice-leadership. At the time, the team showed a very consistent midfield and managed to win away from home against Caen. In the national championship, the team has been characterized by a great offensive system, but in the continental tournament the main highlight has been the defense, which is the least leaked of Group E, with three goals conceded in five games. 4-2-3-1 has been the tactical formation most used by coach Bruno Génésio, with Depay standing out in the offensive sector.