Olympique Lyonnais hosts Strasbourg in a game from the 1/4-finals of the French Coupe de la Ligue
Olympique Lyonnais hosts Strasbourg in a game from the 1/4-finals of the French Coupe de la Ligue. These are our predictions football 1×2 for this clash.
Olympique Lyonnais reached this phase of the tournament after winning against Amiens SC in the previous round. The game at the Stade Credit Agricole de la Licorne ended with a dramatic 2-3 win for the visitors. Moussa Dembele, Bertrand Traore and Martin Terrier scored for Lyonnais. Jason Denayer from the visitors scored himself an own goal and Cheick Timite scored for Amiens, but these two goals were not enough for the home side to get a draw. This is how Olympique Lyonnais reached the 1/4-finals of the competition.
Meanwhile Strasbourg reached the 1/4-finals of the Coupe de la Ligue after an even more dramatic win over Olympique Marseille at the Stade Velodrome. The game ended with a 1-1 draw, but Strasbourg won the tie with penalty kicks.
Jonas Martin opened the score for Strasbourg with a penalty kick in the first half, but Marseille’s Luiz Gustavo equalized for the home side 10 minutes before the end. This is how everything went to penalty kicks, where Strasbourg did better and reached the 1/4-finals of the competition.
Let’s see how these two teams are doing in the Ligue 1.
Olympique Lyonnais are fighting for another qualification to the Champions League. Right now they are 3rd in the league standings with 32 points and a record of 9 wins, 5 draws and 4 defeats. In their last five games they suffered only one defeat – against Rennes at home. In their last game they won a point during the tough visit to Montpellier.
Meanwhile Strasbourg are 7th in the Ligue 1 with 26 points and a record of 6 wins, 8 draws and 5 losses. In their last game they enjoyed a 2-0 win against Nice at home.
These are our predictions football 1×2 for the Coupe de la Ligue clash between Olympique Lyonnais and Strasbourg.