Strasbourg vs Lille
French Ligue 1
Date: Saturday 25th September 2021
Kick off at 18:00 UK/ 19:00 CET
Venue: Stade de la Meinau.
Not many pundits would have believed that coming into this recreation Strasbourg could be in entrance of Lille however that is the fact.
The house aspect have gained Three video games from seven this season and that features discovering type the place they’ve 2 wins in a row as they’ve overwhelmed Metz and Lens respectively.
It’s additionally been Three video games since Strasbourg suffered defeat at house and that got here in opposition to Angers because the membership misplaced 2-Zero initially of the season.
Lille have had a extremely poor begin to the season contemplating they’re the league champions. They’re at present in 14th place and have misplaced Three video games already. There may be some excellent news although and that’s the membership gained their final recreation beating Reims 2-1 in midweek.
On the street Lille have had all their issues and to date haven’t any wins and have gained 2 factors from a potential 12. It’s a drawback for them as they’re already 13 factors behind league leaders PSG.
Strasbourg vs Lille: Head to Head
- Final season Lille gained this recreation straightforward profitable 3-Zero in the long run.
- It’s been eight video games within the league since Strasbourg beat Lille.
- 5 from the final 6 conferences has seen the half time appropriate rating of 1-Zero with Lille claiming Three of those and Strasbourg two.
Strasbourg vs Lille: Prediction
Usually it is a fixture the place we’d consider that Lille could be too good for Strasbourg and again them. However this has been a poor begin from Lille and so they have carried out not properly on the street.
Additionally we should always take into account that Lille may have one eye on their Champions League match subsequent week, Strasbourg shouldn’t have such distractions and will likely be hoping that their house crowd can cheer them on.
Backing the double probability on the house aspect and so protecting the draw looks like an honest option to take for this recreation. We additionally just like the look of Habib Diallo up entrance for the house aspect, he’s a high quality striker on his day and he’s value backing to attain anytime.