Clermont Foot vs Lyon
France – Ligue 1
Date: Saturday, 21 May 2022
Kick-off at 20:00 UK / 21:00 CET
Venue: Stade Gabriel Montpied.
The last round of Ligue 1 this season, will witness the mid-table Lyon taking a roadtrip to Clermont at Stade Gabriel Montpied this Saturday.
Lyon is at the 8th spot on the standing with 58 points from 37 games. They won 16 times in the league while drew on 11 and lost on 10 other occasions. The hosts have nothing to play for in this dead rubber of a match as they could neither get a European spot nor will fall into relegation at this point.
Lyon will come into the game following on from a 3-2 league win against Nantes in their most recent outing. In their previous 6 outings, the visitors have bagged a total of 20 goals and have additionally got on to the scoresheet on each one of those occasions.
On the other hand, Clermont resides at the 16th position on the table with 36 points. Of the 37 matches played, they won and drew 9 times each in the league while having lost on 19 other occasions. They had achieved survival in their inaugural Ligue 1 campaign even though having a -30 goal difference. At this point, their main aim is to end the season on a high note.
Clermont Foot lost their previous league fixture by 1-0 against Strasbourg. Despite that defeat, The Lancers celebrated the great news of their Ligue 1 survival, thanks to other results falling their way. They have seen scored against in 5 of their previous 6 games, letting in 7 goals in the process.
Clermont Foot vs Lyon Head-to-head (h2h)
- They met only 2 times of which Clermont won once and a draw occurred on the other.
- At least 3 goals were seen on their 2 h2hs with scoring from both sides being usual.
- The reverse fixture ended on a thrilling 3-3 tie.
Clermont Foot vs Lyon Prediction
Heading into this fixture, Clermont Foot are unbeaten in their previous 2 home league matches. Six of their eight home defeats this season have been at the hands of the top-10 clubs, highlighting further how this is likely to be a tough assignment.
Meanwhile, Lyon lost out during the second half of the season, and the fact that they have both scored and conceded in each of their previous 14 games tells you everything you need to know about why they came up short.
We envisage a draw or win for the visitors considering their previous h2h stats and current form.
Clermont Foot vs Lyon Betting tips
Lyon to win Draw No Bet @ 1.40 odds.
Over 2.5 goals & BTTS @ 1.72 odds.
Lyon to win @ 1.88 odds.