Nantes vs Lens Prediction & Match Preview

Nantes vs Lens Coupe de France Prediction by LeagueLane

Nantes vs Lens Predictions and Free Tips from our expert tipsters when the teams go head-to-head in Coupe de France on Wednesday, 1 March 2023.

Florent Mollet’s comeback goal against Angers kept Nantes in this competition. Now they will play against their league rivals Lens in the quarter-finals of the Coupe de France. The main concern for them is that their league form is not in good shape.

On the other hand, Lens knocked out Lorient on penalties in the round of 16. They have performed well in this competition however, their opponents are the defending champions of Coupe de France.

Nantes vs Lens Head-to-head stats

In the last two years, four encounters between these two teams have ended in a stalemate. On this ground, it is a different story as the hosts are unbeaten in the last two meetings.

Who will win the match between Nantes and Lens?

It is important to note that the visitors are the defending champions of this competition. They defeated Nice by 1-0 back in May in the final. This time as well the chances are high that they will advance to the semi-final. On top of that Lens played poorly for ninety minutes and had to win on penalties in the previous round of this competition.

How many goals can be expected?

Nearly two years ago, both teams played against each other in this competition and the game ended with a combined total of six goals. Also, a similar trend is observed in the domestic league fixtures as well. The recent trend is that this fixture has been a high-scoring one since 2021.

Nantes vs Lens Prediction

The visitors have a poor away form in the last few weeks. On top of that Nantes are the defending champions. Considering all this, our first tip for this game is that Nantes will qualify to the semi-final– the odd for this tip will be at 2.62 odd.

Furthermore, our second tip for this game is that both teams will score– the odd for this tip will be priced at 1.83 odd. Both teams have scored in three of the last four meetings at Stade de la Beaujoire.

Nantes vs Lens Betting Tips

  • Nantes to qualify @ 2.62
  • Both teams to score @ 1.83.