Lorient vs Clermont prediction: Clermont is in very bad form in the top French league. If they continue to play as they are, it will be difficult for them to stay in Ligue 1. Meanwhile, Lorient is very determined to close the group to the European Cup.
- Match date: 01:00 p.m – 2021/10/03
- Event: Ligue 1
- Stage: Matchday 9th
- Location: Stade Yves Allainmat-Le Moustoir
LORIENT VS CLERMONT PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Lorient holds the advantage when playing at home at Stade du Moustoir. With recent excellent form, it is not surprising that Lorient is considered the upper door compared to the away team.
Lorient’s performance in the last 5 matches: D W D W D
To talk about Lorient’s current performance, we can see the stability. In terms of the Ligue 1 rankings at the moment, Lorient is 6th with a total of 13 points. They are 1 point behind the Top 3 but have played more than 1 match. Therefore, Lorient is full of determination to earn a victory in round 9. With the current stability, Lorient has the right to confidently beat Clermont.
The most obvious proof is the performance of coach Christophe Pélissier’s team in the last 5 matches. Specifically, Lorient was unbeaten with 2 wins and 3 draws. Among them are impressive victories against strong opponents like Nice and Lille. However, in the last match to be a guest of Lyon, Lorient drew the host 1-1.
Clermont’s form in the last 5 matches: D L D L L
If only looking at the Ligue 1 rankings at the moment, Clermont is a team with a safe ranking. After 8 matches played, the number of victories Clermont has for themselves is 2. In addition, they drew 3 more times to earn a total of 9 points. Clermont’s 3 point difference compared to the team in the group holding the red light is not a big distance. It can be said, Clermont’s recent form is very bad.
In the last 5 rounds in Ligue 1, Clermont has not yet tasted victory. They drew 2 matches against Brest and Metz. Besides, the army of coach Pascal Gastien received 3 defeats. Most recently when welcoming Monaco at home, Clermont lost with a score of 3-1.
Select: Lorient FT.
Since 2003, these two teams have faced each other 13 times. Lorient is the one who is playing more overwhelmingly when they own 6 victories. There are also 4 more matches that ended in a draw. In the opposite direction, Lorient has only won 3 times.
There is a sad statistic for Clermont that they have not won in the last 6 matches and Lorient is unbeaten in the last 11 matches at home. With home advantage in the next match, Lorient has the right to be confident in getting a win.
Select: Lorient FT.
Defense is a big problem for Lorient. Over the last 6 matches, Lorient received 8 goals (the 3rd most among the top 6 teams). Meanwhile, the strikers are not too impressive. 9 goals are what Lorient can do, corresponding to an efficiency of 1.1 goals/game.
With Clermont, they simply are not yet level enough to be with the top teams in Ligue 1. The defense is clearly weak when it has received 2.3 goals/game (the highest rate in Ligue 1). However, the attack did not play so bad when owning a scoring rate of 1.3 goals/game (higher than Lorient).
With Over/Under 2.5, Lorient’s last 5 matches have won 2 Over times, corresponding to a rate of 40%. On the side of Clermont, Over won 4 times in the last 5 matches they attended.
Select: Under 2.5 FT.
Lorient vs Clermont Prediction: Lorient 1-0 Clermont FT (1-0 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 9th match of Ligue 1 between Lorient vs Clermont on 2021/10/03 of the CMD368 bookie.