Lyon vs Montpellier Prediction & Match Preview

Lyon vs Montpellier French Ligue 1 Predictions by LeagueLane

Lyon vs Montpellier Predictions and Free Tips from our expert tipsters when the teams go head-to-head in French Ligue 1 on Sunday, 7 May 2023.

Lyon are in great form at the moment, and they need to keep this streak going – if they are to take part in any of the European competitions next season.

But Montpellier surely will have a thing or two to say about that – after their two back-to-back, confidence-boosting wins over Monaco, and Rennes.

Lyon vs Montpellier Head-to-head stats

The latest h2h encounter ended in a 1-2 win for Lyon. They are also on a three-fixture winning streak, and scored eight goals in the process. Do also take into account the fact that they registered a 5-2 win at this venue in the latest meeting here.

Who will win the match between Lyon vs Montpellier?

Lyon recorded a 5-2 win at this ground in the latest h2h encounter here. They are also on a three-game winning streak in h2h meetings, and managed to win four of their last five league games. Note that they also lost just once at home in the past four months.

On the other hand, Montpellier are not in bad shape as well. They are on a two-fixture winning streak, and will try to make life as tough as possible for their counterparts.

But due to consistency over a long period of time, and h2h domination, Lyon are expected to secure a win this Sunday at their home.

How many goals can be expected?

Lyon scored two or more goals in three of their last four overall fixtures, and they even recorded a win over champions PSG a few weeks before. They also slotted in five goals in the latest h2h meeting at this ground.

To top it off, Montpellier slotted in four goals in their latest game too.

It appears that a goal-fest is on the cards this weekend.

Lyon vs Montpellier Prediction

Lyon recorded a 1-2 win in the reverse fixture, and that too on the road. Now they are at home, and will be even more confident. They are also on a three-game winning streak in h2h clashes, and registered a 5-2 win at this venue in the latest h2h meeting at this ground.

Do also note that they won four of their past five league games, and are chasing a spot in the top-five of the table.

As things stand, a win for Lyon seems to be the expected outcome. And the odds are placed at 1.67.

However, do note that Montpellier recorded back-to-back wins against Rennes and Monaco in the last two game weeks. And they even slotted in four goals in their latest fixture, against Monaco.

Likely, the Both Teams to Score wager looks promising at 1.70 odd.

Lyon vs Montpellier Betting Tips

  • Lyon to Win @ 1.67
  • Both Teams to Score @ 1.70.