Total goals: Under 2.5: Yes
Strasbourg to score first
*The odds were correct at the time of publishing but are subject to change*
Strasbourg will host Lens in Round 30 of the 2021/22 season. We provide you with a detailed analysis of this French Ligue 1 match. Our match preview includes free predictions, the best odds and team stats. Read further for more analysis of this game.
Our Free Strasbourg vs Lens Predictions
Strasbourg defeated a 10-man Lens 1-0 in the reverse fixture. The visitors were unfortunate in the 50th minute when central defender Kevin Danso got a straight send off. However, all the squad is available for this second leg encounter. Here are our best two predictions.
Under 2.5 @ 18/25
Our tipsters have settled on Under 2.5 as a possible outcome in this game. We premise this market on how these teams have performed recently, especially defensively. The hosts come to this duel with five clean sheets in the last seven games; hence will be a difficult opponent defensively. The visitors have defensively challenges, having kept only one clean sheet in as many previous games.
Strasbourg to score first @33/50 (1.66)
Strasbourg should find the net first in this duel with Lens. The hosts have proven to defensively strong and should be a hard nut to crack on home soil. Five clean sheets from seven previous games is proof enough of Strasbourg’s defensively strength while Lens only boast one clean sheet in the last seven outings.
Strasbourg vs Lens-Betting Odds, Team Form and Stats
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Strasbourg vs Lens Match Preview, Analysis and More Tips
Four draws and one win for Strasbourg in the last five games shows just how resilient they have been recently. At fifth position on Ligue 1, Strasbourg look to steady their place in the European football next season. They must win this game to steer clear of sixth-placed Lille because only two points cushion the hosts against the current title holders.
On the other hand, Lens is eighth with 44 points, which leaves the visitors four points shy of top five places. That signals a tough duel between these teams on Sunday in the Round 30 of French Ligue 1.
Historically, Strasbourg vs Lens matchup has been a difficult duel. These teams share 7 draws in the last twenty meetings. Six wins for the hosts and seven victories for Lens within that duration further stems our argument that the race for top five places will get even tighter when the two teams lock horns on the third day of April 2022. Notably, two of the last three meetings had goals on only one side of the pitch.
Our predicted lineups on both ends for this game are as follows:
RC Strasbourg predicted lineup–Sels, Caci, Nyamsi, Djiku, Guilbert, Sissoko, Bellegarde, Aholou, Lienard, Ajorque and Gameiro.
RC Lens predicted lineup– Farinez, Wooh, Medina, Gradit, Fofana, Haidara, Doucoure, Clauss, Said, Kakuta and Kalimuendo.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who will be the referee in this fixture between Strasbourg and Lens?
When is the game set to take place?
Strasbourg hosts Lens this Sunday, 4rd April 2022 from 14:00 GMT +3
Which team are we backing to win the game?
Strasbourg should get all the points based on the current form of these teams.