PSG vs Lyon 02/09/2020 Spread, Previews and Betting Odds
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
PSG vs Lyon 02/09/2020 – It’s Matchday 24 in Ligue 1 as PSG hosts Lyon at the Parc de Princes in Paris on February 9. PSG are looking to continue their winning streak and maintain their place atop the league table while Lyon is still capable of challenging for the Europa League. According to the Best Online Betting Sites, PSG is the heavy favorites for this match against Lyon.
PSG vs Lyon 02/09/2020
PSG is coming off a midweek win against Nantes, 2-1. Mauro Icardi scored this 10th goal of the season with the game’s opener in the 29th minute. Thilo Kehrer doubled their lead with a goal in the 57th minute. PSG was given a scare in the 68th minute when Nantes scored but they were able to hold on for the win. It was the Parisiens 19th win of the season as they have 58 points atop the table, 11 points ahead of second-place Marseille. However, it should be noted that Neymar is out against Lyon due to a rib injury.
Players to Watch: Kylian Mbappe (14 goals, 4 assists), Mauro Icardi (10 G, 2 A), Angel Di Maria (7 G, 10 A), Edinson Cavani (2 G), Pablo Sarabia (3 G, 3 A), Marco Verrati (5 A).
Since losing forward Memphis Depay for the season last December, Lyon has played well but they are still missing a key piece in the attack. They have two wins, two draws and one loss since Depay went down in mid-December. Lyon’s last game was a 0-0 draw against Amiens at home. They dominated possession with 64% while also taking ten shots but only three were on target. It should be noted that Lyon has the most wins against PSG in the 21st Century with 13 wins. However, Lyon has not defeated PSG at the Parc de Princes since October 2007.
Players to Watch: Moussa Dembele (12 G, 1 A), Maxwel Cornet (4 G, 2 A), Thiago Mendes (6 A), Houssem Aouar (2 G, 4 A), Lucas Tousart (2 G, 2 A), Jeff Reine-Adelaide (2 G, 1 A).
PSG vs Lyon Betting Numbers
It’s Matchday 24 in France as PSG welcomes Lyon to the Parc de Princes, a place where they have not won since October 2007. But despite PSG’s dominance of Lyon at home, Lyon has the most wins against PSG in the 21st century with 13. Top Sports Betting Websites are heavily favoring PSG to continue their domination of Lyon at the Parc de Princes.
Moneyline: The safest option is to bet on PSG since they are the heavy favorites with a moneyline of -345. On the other hand, if you think Lyon can pull off the upset or a draw, they have a moneyline of +656 and +500, respectively.
Score Prediction: Despite the absence of Neymar, PSG easily beats Lyon, 4-0.