Nantes vs Lyon Prediction | Ligue 1 | 08/28

Nantes vs Lyon prediction: Lyon is one of the most disappointing teams at the moment. Still not finding the joy of winning, Lyon cannot get a high ranking on the rankings. Marching to Nantes’ La Beaujoire, Lyon’s goal is nothing but 3 points.

Nantes vs Lyon Prediction


  • Match date: 07:00 p.m – 2021/08/28
  • Event: Ligue 1
  • Stage: Matchday 4th
  • Location: Stade de la Beaujoire



Nantes promises to have a not easy match despite being kicked at home. Against an extremely thirsty Lyon, Nantes needs to play very carefully.

Nantes’ form in the last 5 matches: L L D W L

Nantes do not receive appreciation when looking at their past form. Considering the last 5 matches that Nantes has played, this team has only earned one win. The 20% win rate certainly cannot meet the expectations of the fans. In contrast, Nantes drew 1 and received 3 defeats. In the Ligue 1 arena, Antoine Kombouaré and his students also did not get good results.

Over 3 rounds, Les Canaris owns only one victory. It was a 2-0 victory over Metz in the second round when they were playing at home La Beaujoire. With the remaining two matches, Nantes lost 1 and drew 1 match. So until now, Nantes currently owns 4 points to rank 9th on the rankings. Recently, they lost to Rennes 0-1 when they came to be the opponent’s guest. 

Nantes vs Lyon Prediction

Lyon’s form in the last 5 matches: L L D D D

Lyon is one of the teams that are standing in the second half of the Ligue 1 rankings. After 3 rounds, the best result that Lyon has earned is only two draws. With the remaining match, they had to admit defeat. It was a 0-3 loss when Lyon came as Angers’ guest. With these unstable results, the Rhone Lions currently have only 2 points in their hands. Thereby they ranked 16th on the rankings.

Lyon’s performance in recent times has not been effective. Including the matches in Ligue 1, currently, coach Peter Bosz’s students have experienced 6 consecutive matches with all draws and losses. The last time they earned a victory was defeating Wolfsburg 4-1 in a friendly in mid-July. Recently in the third round, Lyon drew rookie Clermont 3-3 at home. 

Select: Nantes FT.


Nantes is underwhelming in terms of confrontation history compared to the opponent. Over 48 encounters with Lyon, the number of victories that Nantes has is 12, accounting for 25%. Notably, Lyon has twice as many victories as its opponent: 24 matches. In addition, there were 12 more matches where the two teams drew.

It should be remembered that the last time Nantes had a victory came in 2019. Then their streak of 3 consecutive defeats when facing Lyon. With the second leg last season, Nantes lost 1-2 at home.

Select: Draw FT.


Nantes owns a full-fledged attack in Ligue 1 right now. With 3 matches played, the number of goals this team earns is 3. The corresponding scoring performance is 1 goal/match. Meanwhile, the defense played quite firmly with 2 goals conceded.

Nantes vs Lyon Prediction

Lyon needs to quickly improve their weak defense system. Only played 3 matches, but the number of goals conceded by Lyon was 7. The corresponding conceding performance is 2.3 goals/match. In contrast, the number of goals Lyon players have for themselves is 4.

With Over/Under 2.75, Nantes’ last 5 matches have won 4 Under times, corresponding to a rate of 80%. On the Lyon side, Under won once in the last 5 matches they attended.

Select: Under 2.75 FT.

Nantes vs Lyon Prediction: Nantes 1-1 Lyon FT (0-0 H1).

The above is information about the prediction in the 4th match of Ligue 1 between Nantes vs Lyon on 2021/08/28 of the CMD368 bookie.