Lorient vs Strasbourg Prediction & Match Preview

Lorient vs Strasbourg French Ligue 1 Predictions and Match Preview by LeagueLane

Lorient vs Strasbourg
France – Ligue 1
Date: Sunday, 20 March 2022
Kick-off at 14:00 UK / 15:00 CET
Venue: Stade du Moustoir.

In their 20 most recent matches of Ligue 1, FC Lorient have achieved just 3 wins showing their tendency to lose by a narrow margin in most of them. Thy are so close to the relegation zone as they are safe by only a single point. Strasbourg is in the zone for Europa Conference League and has been unbeaten since the last 6 league schedules. With 20 points and 11 places apart, The Blue and Whites will be traveling to Stade du Moustoir in Lorient for the 29th Round of Ligue 1.

Lorient vs Strasbourg Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Past 5 h2h games saw Lorient with 2 wins while Strasbourg won once and a draw occurred on twice other occasions.
  • A nil figure appeared on thrice of their last 5 h2hs.
  • The reverse fixture on last October saw a 4-0 victory in favour of the Blue and Whites.

Lorient vs Strasbourg Prediction

Strasbourg is at the 5th spot on the standing with 47 points from 28 games. They won 13 times in the league while drawing on 8 and losing on 7 other occasions. They scored 50 in total while conceding a sum of 32 so far in the league.

The visitors will go into this clash following on from a 1-0 league win over Monaco in their previous fixture. They have managed to score more than once in their last 9 away matches in he league.

On the other hand, Les Merlus resides at the 17th position on the table with 27 points. Of the 28 matches played, they won only 6 games while drawing on 9 and losing on 13 other occasions.

Lorient are hoping to win again after their last result, the 2-0 Ligue 1 success over Clermont Foot. Under three goals per game were seen in 5 of the last 6 fixtures where they have been involved. In terms of the goal weighting during that period, opposing sides scored an aggregate of 5 and Lorient totted up 6.

The home side have not emerged victorious against Strasbourg in their previous 2 league matches and haven’t won at home in the past 2 league games. Moreover, Strasbourg haven’t been defeated in their previous 3 games on road. Hence, we feel an away win to occur this weekend.

Lorient vs Strasbourg Betting tips

  • Strasbourg to win @ 2.15 odds.
  • Over 2.5 goals @ 2.10 odds.
  • Full time correct score Strasbourg 2-0 @ 10.00 odds.