PREVIEW & TIPS FOR Troyes vs Lyon
Troyes and Lyon play in the Stade de l’Aube in a 10th round match of Ligue 1. The history of recent direct clashes is favorable to the away team, which has 3 wins in the last 3 games. The last direct confrontation between these two teams, on 09-01-2016, ended the victory of Lyon by (4-1).
Troyes Team News
The home team is currently in 12th place with 12 points earned after 3 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses. In the penultimate match, he won at home to Saint Étienne by (2-1). In the last match, he tied it out for Lille by (2-2). In the last 5 home games for the league, Troyes has won 1, 2 draws and 2 defeats, having won 5 points in 15 chances. The team conceded goals to their opponents in 7 of the last 9 games they played in this competition, so they have not been very strong defensively.
Troyes vs Lyon Stats
Troyes are at their best in this year’s French championship as they have been undefeated for three rounds, having won two straight victories in that period. His last confrontation for the competition was marked by many wrong passes, which ended up influencing possession of the ball, which was only 28%. However, with the help of the defense, the team managed to avoid more goals and sought the tie already in the additions of the final stage. The team are not in a worse position due to the good defensive work they have been doing, especially against their fans, where they have conceded just four goals. Already his attack is among the less efficient, having failed to take the zero of the score in three of the five games as principal. One of the highlights of the team is defender Herelle.
Lyon Team News
After 4 wins, 4 draws and 1 loss, the visiting team is in 6th place, having won 16 points. In the last match, they beat Monaco at home (3-2), after their previous match drew away in a game against Angers (3-3). The team arrives in this match after a win away with Everton by (1-2). In the championship, Lyon have won 5 points in 12 chances, after 1 win, 2 draws and 1 loss in their last 4 away games. The team have conceded goals in 7 of their last 9 games, so they have not shown great defensive solidity, but their attack has scored regularly, as they managed to achieve in 7 of the last 9 games in this competition. This is a team that scores often first: opened the scoring in 7 of their last 9 games for Ligue 1, of those 7 reached the break in lead in 4 and managed to maintain the lead until the end of the 90 ‘in 4. There are 2 (76’-75 ‘) and 3 of his 8 (76′-90’) goals in the last seven matches played for all competitions.
Lyon are on the pitch for a little less pressure after winning again for the French Championship, ending a fast that lasted three games, although they scored six goals in that period. Now, the team has been undefeated for three rounds, and has the chance, for the second time, to clinch two consecutive wins in the competition. The club has been notable for the good offensive power it has shown, as it is the third most efficient in the league, with an average of 2.22 goals per game. However, the defense is not following the good performance of the attack, and is among the most leaked. It is very likely that the coach will keep the team at 4-2-3-1 or at 4-4-1-1, highlighting Fekir, who was essential in the victory of the last round with two goals and one assist.