St Etienne vs Lyon prediction: Lyon is now gradually regaining their own image with encouraging results in recent times. In return, St Etienne with a sporadic playing style is still struggling in the bottom group of the table. The challenge will be placed on St Etienne’s shoulders in the context that Lyon is in very high form.
- Match date: 06:45 p.m – 2021/10/03
- Event: Ligue 1
- Stage: Matchday 9th
- Location: Stade Geoffroy Guichard
ST ETIENNE VS LYON PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
St Etienne will have a solid back by playing at home. Unfortunately, this is not a big deal for Lyon at the moment with what they are showing.
St Etienne’s form in the last 5 matches: L L L L L
After starting this season with 3 consecutive draws, St Etienne is now facing more difficult challenges. They took bitter turns against Marseille and Montpellier in the next 2 matches in rounds 3 and 4. Despite playing at home and welcoming Bordeaux, St Etienne could not make full use of what they had and had to admit defeat with a score of 1-2.
Losing to Monaco with a score of 3-1, the loss shortly after Nice marked St Etienne’s 5th consecutive defeat this season. With a series of bad matches, St Etienne is currently the team at the bottom of the table with only 3 points.
Lyon’s form in the last 5 matches: W L W D W
On the other side of the field, Lyon is playing better and better in both domestic and foreign tournaments. In the Europa League, they defeated Rangers in the opening match at home with a score of 2-0. Going to the second round, playing at home, Lyon with experience defeated Brondby easily with 3 goals scored for the opponent with an honorable goal.
In the last 5 matches in domestic tournaments, Lyon only had to receive 1 more defeat when facing PSG, they won all 3 matches and drew in the remaining matches. In the last match in Ligue 1, St Etienne and Lyon went through a brainstorming match to divide the points with a score of 1-1.
Select: Lyon FT.
Going through the last 5 matches where the two teams met, Lyon is showing an overwhelming achievement with 4 wins. The culmination is the most recent victory in the Ligue 1 framework with a bold score of 0-5.
The last time that St Etienne had the joy of winning was in 2019, where they beat Lyon by a minimum score. 3 matches in a row since 2009 until now, Lyon has had a series of matches against St Etienne.
Select: St Etienne FT.
St Etienne’s defense is a very vulnerable place to exploit when in the last 5 matches they have received 13 goals. St Etienne’s attack lacked the necessary acumen when only scoring 3 goals after 5 matches.
Lyon’s defense is currently doing a good job despite having to receive 5 goals after 5 consecutive matches in Ligue 1. In return, their attack is playing aggressively with 9 goals, corresponding to a performance of 1.8 goals/match.
With the Over/Under 3, the last 5 matches of St Etienne had 4 Over wins, corresponding to the rate of 80%. On the Lyon side, they also had 3 times with similar results.
Select: Over 3 FT.
St Etienne vs Lyon Prediction: St Etienne 1-3 Lyon FT (1-2 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 9th match of Ligue 1 between St Etienne vs Lyon on 2021/10/03 of the CMD368 bookie.