Caen and Lille meet at Stade Michel d’Ornano, in a match for the 20th round of League 1. Caen won by (0-2) the last time they met in this edition of the league, in 20- 08-2017. The record of direct confrontations of the last 3 years is favorable to the visiting team, which in the last 8 matches won 6, drew 1 and lost 1.
The home team is currently in the 12 th position of the league, with 24 points won, after 7 wins, 3 draws and 9 losses. In the penultimate match, they tied in a home match against Guingamp, by (0-0). In the last match, they lost in an away match against PSG, by (3-1). In their last match, for the Coupe de France, they got an away win against Hazebrouck by (0-2). In the last 10 home league matches Caen has a record of 5 wins, 2 draws and 3 losses, so they have won 17 points out of 30 possible. In the matches played in their stadium there are some frequent results: at half-time 0-0 (5 out of 10 matches) and at the end of the match 1-0 (4 out of 10 matches). In their home matches for this competition there is a tendency for few goals, since 8 of the last 10 matches have ended with Under 2,5 goals. In 19 games in this competition, he never got the comeback in the 10 games in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 10 home matches for this competition there are 2 periods that stand out: they scored 3 of their 8 goals between minutes (76′-90 ‘); He suffered 3 of his 7 goals between the minutes (46’-60 ‘).
The Caen arrives in this party motivated, after a foreign triumph, by 0-2, in the visit to the land of the Hazebrouck: Rodelin and Armougom marked the goals of the victory. The home team usually acts in a tactical system in 4-4-2, populating the midfield area, with the aim of hiding some of its defensive lacunae. The most offensive reference of the Caen is the Croatian Ivan Santini, eximio in the air game. To point out that the Caen is a team that is very easy to create dangerous situations and to specify them. The coach of the house can not count on Jeff Louis, because he is recovering from an injury.
After 5 wins, 4 draws and 10 losses, the away team is currently in the 18 th position of the league, with 19 points won. In the penultimate match, they lost in an away match against Dijon FCO, by (3-0). In the last match, they tied in a home match against Nice, by (1-1). In their last match, for the Coupe de France, they beat Le Mans away by (2-4). In the last 10 away league matches Lille has a record of 2 wins, 1 draw and 7 losses, so they have won 7 points out of 30 possible. In the games that he played as a visitor for the championship there is a score that is often repeated at the end of the 90 ‘, the 3-0, which happened in 4 of his 9 games. Defensive consistency has not been their best feature, as they have conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their home matches there is a tendency for goals, since 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition have ended with Over 2,5 goals. In 19 games in this competition, he never got the comeback in the 13 games in which he suffered the first goal.
The Lille comes to this day motivated, after a foreign victory, by 2-4, in the visit to the Le Mans arena: Ponce, Pépé, Thiago Maia and Thiago Mendes scored the goals of the triumph. The visiting club usually acts in a tactical system in 4-3-3, favoring a more offensive style of play, attacking through the wings. Lille is a team that chooses to use a style of possession of the ball, advancing on the ground through short passes, being that it generally uses the central corridor to invest in the offensive process. To point out that the three most advanced players are Benzia, Ponce and Pépé. For this game the foreign technician should not be able to count on Kouamé, for being injured.
Insider TIP: Both teams to score / YES – 2.04