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Lille vs. Nantes 11/27/2021 Ligue 1 Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Lille encounters Nantes on 11/27/2021 at 11:00 AM.

Nantes meets Lille in a Ligue 1 match. Lille with a record of 4-5-5 this season comes into this game with a 1-3-4 record on the road. Nantes is 5-3-6 this season and is 4-1-2 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Lille and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their last match, Nantes played to a draw. While it is not a loss, Nantes is itching for an opportunity to take advantage of their home pitch and gain a victory over Lille.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Nantes and it is an opportunity to get rolling. How does Nantes bounce back from a tough loss? They will get to answer that question on their home pitch against Lille.

The Lille Roster

The Players to Watch for the Lille

José Fonte DF



As a scorer, José Fonte had 14 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Lille teammates, José Fonte had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

José Fonte has 0 Yellow Cards this season. José Fonte has 0 Red Cards this season.

Benjamin André MF



As a scorer, Benjamin André had 12 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Benjamin André has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Benjamin André has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Benjamin André has 0 Red Cards this season.

Zeki Çelik DF



Zeki Çelik has 10 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Zeki Çelik has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Zeki Çelik has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Zeki Çelik has 0 Red Cards this season.

Jonathan David FW



Jonathan David has 10 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Jonathan David has 10 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Jonathan David has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Jonathan David has 2 Red Cards this season.

Reinildo Mandava DF



Reinildo Mandava has 10 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Reinildo Mandava has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Reinildo Mandava has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Reinildo Mandava has 0 Red Cards this season.

The Nantes Roster

The Players to Watch for the Nantes

Andrei Girotto MF,DF



Andrei Girotto has 13 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Andrei Girotto has 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Andrei Girotto has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Andrei Girotto has 0 Red Cards this season.

Ludovic Blas MF,FW



As a scorer, Ludovic Blas had 12 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Nantes teammates, Ludovic Blas had 6 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Ludovic Blas has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Ludovic Blas has 2 Red Cards this season.

Pedro Chirivella MF



Pedro Chirivella has 12 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Nantes teammates, Pedro Chirivella had 2 assists this season. He has not been involved in setting up scoring opportunities this season as a distributor.

Pedro Chirivella has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Pedro Chirivella has 0 Red Cards this season.

Moses Simon FW,MF



Moses Simon has 12 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Nantes teammates, Moses Simon had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Moses Simon has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Moses Simon has 0 Red Cards this season.

Jean-Charles Castelletto DF



As a scorer, Jean-Charles Castelletto had 11 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Nantes teammates, Jean-Charles Castelletto had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Jean-Charles Castelletto has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jean-Charles Castelletto has 0 Red Cards this season.

Lille Team Stats

The Lille Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Lille was able to score 1.00 goals. This is an inconsistent offense that is capable of showing potency. Lille scored those goals off assists 79.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.79 assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Lille was able to score on 0.25 of their shots on target. The quality of the shots on goal and the accuracy of these shots are inconsistent.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Lille attempts 4.0 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense falls in the middle when it comes to the number of shots on goal they take per game. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Lille is able to get 35.7% of their shots to be on goal(target). They are among the best at ensuring that their shots reach the goalkeeper and striking fear in the hearts of opposing fans.







Lille Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Lille was able to hold opponents to 1.43 goals. Lille plays below-average defense and puts a lot of pressure on their offense to score to make up for it. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 4.5 shots were saved by Lille goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Fans are holding their breath when the ball crosses over into their defensive territory.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 69.8% of shots on target were saved by Lille goalkeepers. This defense and goalkeeper effort can be better when it comes to their ability to prevent shots on target from becoming goals. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 7.1% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Lille. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.







Lille Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Lille had 10.43 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Lille in the top 92 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Lille has successfully intercepted 14.79 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts Lille in the top 12 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Lille has committed 11.29 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Lille is in the top 30 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Lille drew 12.21 fouls. Lille is in the top 42 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Lille had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 2.21 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Lille in the top 81 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.







Nantes Team Stats

The Nantes Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Nantes was able to score 1.14 goals. This is an inconsistent offense that is capable of showing potency. Nantes scored those goals off assists 82.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.93 assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Nantes was able to score on 0.30 of their shots on target. The quality of the shots on goal and the accuracy of these shots are inconsistent.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Nantes attempts 3.79 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense falls in the middle when it comes to the number of shots on goal they take per game. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Nantes is able to get 32.7% of their shots to be on goal(target). Inconsistency in ensuring that their shot attempts become a true scoring threat has creeped in this season.

Nantes Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Nantes was able to hold opponents to 1.36 goals. Nantes plays below-average defense and puts a lot of pressure on their offense to score to make up for it. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 4.43 shots were saved by Nantes goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Fans are holding their breath when the ball crosses over into their defensive territory.

Nantes goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 69.4% of the time. This defense and goalkeeper effort can be better when it comes to their ability to prevent shots on target from becoming goals. Nantes goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 14.3% of the time. This defense and goalkeeping crew is really struggling, expecting a clean sheet is unreasonable.

Nantes Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Nantes had 10.86 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Nantes in the top 89 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Nantes had 16.29 interceptions. Nantes is in the top 5 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Nantes has committed 13.43 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Nantes is in the top 68 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Nantes drew 10.57 fouls. Nantes is in the top 75 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Nantes committed an offside 1.14 times. This puts Nantes in the top 13 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Lille vs. Nantes Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Lille 2 Nantes 2

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