Toulouse vs Lyon performance analysis
Toulouse is living in beautiful days. They have just won tickets to play in the final of the French Cup 2022/23 after defeating second-class team Annecy 2-1 and also almost completed the goal of relegation successfully when they overcame Montpellier in the 30th round of Ligue 1. .
Of course, saying that does not mean that Toulouse has run out of motivation before welcoming Lyon this time. They still need the points to maintain a state of euphoria and prepare best for the final of the French Cup with Nantes on the morning of April 30.
However, it is difficult for Toulouse to get a positive result, even if they are playing at the Municipal at home in this match. Because Lyon has an impeccable head-to-head record against Toulouse. Specifically, the French Lion won 11, drew 2 in the last 13 encounters with Toulouse. Particularly at Municipal, Lyon won 4, drew 1 in the last 5 matches.
Moreover, this time Lyon is also trying to accumulate points for the race to win tickets to the Europa Conference League next season, so it will also play with the highest determination.
Latest Toulouse vs Lyon force information
Welcoming Lyon, coach Philippe Montanier did not have the services of Rafael Ratao and Rhys James Evitt-Healey because of injury. Striker Ratao injured his knee in the win over Annecy and had to rest until the end of the season. This is a big loss for Toulouse when Ratao has scored 5 goals in Ligue 1 2022/23 for the home team.
For their part, Lyon marched to the Municipal Stadium without defenders Dejan Lovren, Malo Gusto and striker Amin Sar due to injury. However, coach Laurent Blanc owns pillars in high form such as Alexandre Lacazette, Rayan Cherki, Maxence Caqueret, etc. The names mentioned above will help Lions make a difference in this trip to Toulouse.
Expected lineup Toulouse vs Lyon
Toulouse (4-4-2): Dupe; Desler, Rouault, Nicolaisen, Kamanzi; Sierro, Van den Boomen, Genreau, Chaïbi; Onaiwu, Dallinga.
Lyon (4-1-4-1): Anthony Lopes; Kumbedi, Diomandé, Lukeba, Tagliafico; Tolisso; Barcola, Lepenant, Caqueret, Cherki; Lacazette.
Bet on Toulouse vs Lyon
Both teams score
The last 6/8 encounters between the two teams, all of Toulouse’s last 3 matches and Toulouse’s last 9/12 matches ended without either side keeping a clean sheet. In addition, the last 6 clashes between the two teams at the Municipal Stadium and the last 5/6 away trips of Lyon also ended with at least 1 goal for each team.
Lyon won the Asian bet
Lyon won the last 4/5 encounters, won the last 5/6 confrontations at the Municipal Stadium and won the last 6/8 away from home according to the Asian rafters record. And Toulouse lost 6/9 of the last official matches, also following the Asian rafters. Therefore, it is likely that Lyon will bring joy to those who love them in this match.
Lacazette scores or assists
The 31-year-old striker is having a resurgent season in Lyon shirt when he put his shoes on 22 goals in Ligue 1 2022/23. Specifically, Lacazette scored 18 goals and made 4 assists at the most prestigious tournament in the hexagonal land. According to Betfair, the odds of Lacazette scoring or assisting in this match are very bright, bet 1 to 1.74.
Football experts predict Toulouse vs Lyon
According to former player Ludovic Giuly, this is the time when coach Blanc’s team needs to prove the bravery of a sprint expert. With a special advantage in head-to-head record and superior force, Lyon will win both the match and this match.
SNN predicts Toulouse vs Lyon
Lyon played very erratically at home, but they showed quite impressive performance on the opponent’s field, with 5 wins, 2 draws and only 1 defeat in the last 8 matches. In particular, the 1-0 victory at Parc des Princes against PSG nearly 2 weeks ago is a great push for Lyon to continue to win the maximum points away from home.
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