Lorient vs Caen
France – Ligue 2
Date: Monday, 13 January 2020
Kick-off at 19:45 UK/ 20:45 CET
Venue: Stade du Moustoir (Lorient).
Being one of the top part team in the table, Lorient will be the favorites to win in the clash with bottom lying Caen at Stade du Moustoir.
- Lorient form: 19 matches – 12 wins – 3 draws – 4 losses – 39 points.
- Caen form: 19 matches – 4 wins – 9 draws – 6 losses – 21 points.
Lorient vs Caen Head-to-head (h2h)
- The host has recorded three of the last five wins in their clashes.
- Caen previously tasted success at this venue in 2017.
- Four of Caen’s last five wins were registered as the host.
- Their previous encounter awarded a 1-2 away win for Lorient.
Lorient vs Caen Prediction
In the current league, Lorient is at the second spot while Caen is at the 13th position in the table. With an 18 points lead over Caen, the host has more control of the game.
Besides that, Lorient is the third-best home team in the mix with a three-game winning streak at home. Also, the hosting contingents have lost only two of their nine fixtures at home so far.
Apart from that, Lorient lost to Valenciennes on the road with a 3-0 scoreline. So, the host will be aiming for a comeback into the contest.
Caen, on the other hand, had their previous encounter in the campaign with Clermont which ended in a goalless draw. Also, they have only one win in their past five league clashes.
Along with that, Caen is struggling on the road with their prior three trips ending winless for them in the league. Also, the visitor has recorded only two wins in their nine away fixtures.
From this, we can see that Caen is struggling to find points on the road. So, the host with their home ground advantage has a slight upper hand in the match. As such, Lorient has more chance of winning the game in ninety minutes.
Lorient vs Caen Betting tips
Lorient to win @ 1.75 (3/4).
Over 1.5 goals @ 1.40 (2/5).