Over three goals at Nimes vs Lyon 1/1 for Friday’s Ligue 1 matchup
Competition: Ligue 1
Market: Over three goals
Odds: 1/1 @ Bet 365
Two sides who have enjoyed a bright end to the year, Nimes will host Lyon on Friday night.
Starting with the hosts, while Nimes are unable to secure a shock European finish, they have enjoyed a very eye-catching end to the year. In their 37 Ligue 1 matches this year, they have recorded 15 wins, eight draws and 14 defeats, scoring 55 and conceding 55 in return. Finishing the year with a points tally of 53, another victory on Friday would secure Nimes a very impressive seventh place finish. As for their recent run of results, they have lost just two of their last eight Ligue 1 matches and have won their last four matches at the Stade des Costières. More impressive, Nimes are unbeaten in their last eight matches at home, scoring two or more goals in six of those encounters.
As for the visitors, despite a minor blip last month, Lyon have secured another top-four finish and another campaign in the Champions League. In their 37 Ligue 1 matches this season, they have recorded 20 wins, nine draws and eight defeats, scoring 67 and conceding 45 in return. With a points tally of 69, Lyon have secured a third-place finish in France’s top-tier. As for their recent run of results, the Whites are unbeaten in their last five appearances, winning four of those contests. Also now winning their last two matches away from the Groupama Stadium, Lyon have scored three goals in each of those victories on the road.
Bet: Over three goals at Nimes vs Lyon 1/1 for Friday’s Ligue 1 matchup @ Bet 365