Reasons for Olympique Lyon vs Atalanta tip
Olympique Lyon has to react quickly because they are playing very bad at the moment. One of the most successful French clubs didn’t win in the past two weeks. The situation is completely opposite with Atalanta, and the Italians are shining in the recent times. Unlike other clubs from their country, the guests produce attractive plays with many chances and goals.
Both teams have flamboyant attacking lines, and simply they want to play open. This game could easily turn out to be one of the most efficient in the whole round, so we’re going to take a closer look at it.
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Since the draw against Apollon Limassol, 1-1, everything went downstairs for the Kids as the fans like to call them. Bruno Genesio’s team lost against Paris Saint-Germain,2-0, and played only a draw against Dijon at home 3-3. The defensive part of the team was very bad, and they allowed at least one goal in 4 preceding matches. The positive thing for the hosts is the fact that they score a lot of goals when playing at Groupama Stadium. Olympique Lyon netted 14 times over the last 5 events and recorded 3 triumphs and 2 draws. Everything revolves around two guys, Nabil Fakir and Mariano Diaz, and they scored 5 goals each.
If they have inspiration, almost any team from this competition could be smashed.
The last-second equalizer scored by Remo Freuler against Fiorentina extended their unbeaten run to 6 games. During that time Atalanta scored in every event and on 4 occasions, La Dea netted more than once. The coach Gian Piero Gasperini prefers an offensive approach to every match. His philosophy made Atalanta one of the most lethal teams in the Europa League. The power or their attack was obvious when they smashed Everton in the first round with 3-0. Throughout the entire contest, the Italian side was better, indicating that they will be an influential factor in this group. The game against Fiorentina was only the 2nd in the last 7 which ended under 2.5 goals.
Olympique Lyon vs Atalanta Head to Head
The Italian and French teams had never met before.
Olympique Lyon vs Atalanta prediction and betting tips
You probably realized by now that goals are going to be the in the focus of our predictions. Olympique Lyon has to attack because they have to win and on the other hand, Atalanta has no pressure, and we are sure that they are going to produce at least one goal. This is why we picked both teams to score as our first suggestion.
For the second one over 2.5 goals something logical in this case. After everything we wrote, it is a reasonable outcome, with many backings.
For the braver punters, both teams to score in the second half could be very profitable.