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Olympique Lyonnais vs. FC Metz 12/6/2020 Ligue 1 Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Olympique Lyonnais faces FC Metz on 12/6/2020 at 3:00PM

Olympique Lyonnais meets FC Metz in a regular season match. Olympique Lyonnais with a record of 6-5-1 this season comes into this game with a 2-3-1 record on the road. FC Metz is 4-4-4 this season and is 3-1-2 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Olympique Lyonnais and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their last match, FC Metz won and now turns their attention to Olympique Lyonnais at home in friendly territory.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for FC Metz and it is an opportunity to get rolling. The bitter taste of disappointment is in the mouths of FC Metz after their previous game, which was a loss. However, there is an opportunity for redemption at home against Olympique Lyonnais.

The Olympique Lyonnais Roster

The Players to Watch for the Olympique Lyonnais

Moussa Dembélé FW

As a shooter, Moussa Dembélé had 23 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Ligue 1, Moussa Dembélé was ranked #222 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Moussa Dembélé had 6 shots on target this season. He was ranked #36 in shots on goal this season in Ligue 1.

Moussa Dembélé has 1 goals scored this season. Moussa Dembélé was ranked #125 in goals this season in Ligue 1. Moussa Dembélé has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Ligue 1, Moussa Dembélé was ranked #330 in assists this season.

Moussa Dembélé has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Moussa Dembélé has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 13 fouls this season. He has drawn 6 fouls this season in Ligue 1 action.

Memphis Depay FW,MF

Memphis Depay has 26 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Ligue 1, Memphis Depay was ranked #214 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Memphis Depay had 7 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Ligue 1, Memphis Depay was ranked #24 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Memphis Depay had 5 goals this season. Compared to other players in Ligue 1, Memphis Depay was ranked #9 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Olympique Lyonnais teammates, Memphis Depay had 4 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Ligue 1, Memphis Depay was ranked #6 in assists this season.

Memphis Depay has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Memphis Depay has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 16 fouls this season in Ligue 1 action.

Leo Dubois DF

Leo Dubois has 5 shots fired this season. Leo Dubois was ranked #91 in shots attempted this season in Ligue 1. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Leo Dubois had 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Ligue 1, Leo Dubois was ranked #252 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Leo Dubois had 1 goals this season. Compared to other players in Ligue 1, Leo Dubois was ranked #125 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Olympique Lyonnais teammates, Leo Dubois had 1 assists this season. Leo Dubois was ranked #97 in assists this season in Ligue 1 League.

Leo Dubois has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Leo Dubois has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 14 fouls this season in Ligue 1 action.

Maxwel Cornet DF

As a shooter, Maxwel Cornet had 8 shots fired this season. Maxwel Cornet was ranked #18 in shots attempted this season in Ligue 1. Maxwel Cornet has 3 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Ligue 1, Maxwel Cornet was ranked #101 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Maxwel Cornet had 0 goals this season. Maxwel Cornet was ranked #341 in goals this season in Ligue 1. Maxwel Cornet has 2 assists this season. Maxwel Cornet was ranked #36 in assists this season in Ligue 1 League.

Maxwel Cornet has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Maxwel Cornet has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in Ligue 1 action.

Bruno Guimarães MF

Bruno Guimarães has 11 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Ligue 1, Bruno Guimarães was ranked #363 in shots attempted this season. Bruno Guimarães has 6 shots on target this season. He was ranked #36 in shots on goal this season in Ligue 1.

As a scorer, Bruno Guimarães had 1 goals this season. Bruno Guimarães was ranked #125 in goals this season in Ligue 1. Bruno Guimarães has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Ligue 1, Bruno Guimarães was ranked #97 in assists this season.

Bruno Guimarães has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Bruno Guimarães has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 13 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in Ligue 1 action.

Tino Kadewere FW,MF

Tino Kadewere has 18 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Ligue 1, Tino Kadewere was ranked #315 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Tino Kadewere had 5 shots on target this season. He was ranked #51 in shots on goal this season in Ligue 1.

As a scorer, Tino Kadewere had 4 goals this season. Compared to other players in Ligue 1, Tino Kadewere was ranked #17 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Olympique Lyonnais teammates, Tino Kadewere had 1 assists this season. Tino Kadewere was ranked #97 in assists this season in Ligue 1 League.

Tino Kadewere has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Tino Kadewere has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in Ligue 1 action.

Marcelo DF

Marcelo has 7 shots fired this season. Marcelo was ranked #34 in shots attempted this season in Ligue 1. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Marcelo had 3 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Ligue 1, Marcelo was ranked #101 in shots on goal this season.

Marcelo has 0 goals scored this season. Marcelo was ranked #341 in goals this season in Ligue 1. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Olympique Lyonnais teammates, Marcelo had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Ligue 1, Marcelo was ranked #330 in assists this season.

Marcelo has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Marcelo has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 15 fouls this season. He has drawn 6 fouls this season in Ligue 1 action.

Jason Denayer DF

Jason Denayer has 2 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Ligue 1, Jason Denayer was ranked #271 in shots attempted this season. Jason Denayer has 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #413 in shots on goal this season in Ligue 1.

As a scorer, Jason Denayer had 0 goals this season. Jason Denayer was ranked #341 in goals this season in Ligue 1. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Olympique Lyonnais teammates, Jason Denayer had 0 assists this season. Jason Denayer was ranked #330 in assists this season in Ligue 1 League.

Jason Denayer has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jason Denayer has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 12 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in Ligue 1 action.

The FC Metz Roster

The Players to Watch for the FC Metz

Dylan Bronn DF

Dylan Bronn has 6 shots fired this season. Dylan Bronn was ranked #58 in shots attempted this season in Ligue 1. Dylan Bronn has 2 shots on target this season. He was ranked #153 in shots on goal this season in Ligue 1.

Dylan Bronn has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Ligue 1, Dylan Bronn was ranked #341 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Metz teammates, Dylan Bronn had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Ligue 1, Dylan Bronn was ranked #330 in assists this season.

Dylan Bronn has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Dylan Bronn has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 13 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Ligue 1 action.

Opa Nguette FW,MF

Opa Nguette has 13 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Ligue 1, Opa Nguette was ranked #342 in shots attempted this season. Opa Nguette has 5 shots on target this season. He was ranked #51 in shots on goal this season in Ligue 1.

Opa Nguette has 1 goals scored this season. Opa Nguette was ranked #125 in goals this season in Ligue 1. Opa Nguette has 0 assists this season. Opa Nguette was ranked #330 in assists this season in Ligue 1 League.

Opa Nguette has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Opa Nguette has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 19 fouls this season in Ligue 1 action.

Victorien Angban MF

Victorien Angban has 3 shots fired this season. Victorien Angban was ranked #177 in shots attempted this season in Ligue 1. Victorien Angban has 1 shots on target this season. He was ranked #252 in shots on goal this season in Ligue 1.

Victorien Angban has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Ligue 1, Victorien Angban was ranked #341 in goals this season. Victorien Angban has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Ligue 1, Victorien Angban was ranked #97 in assists this season.

Victorien Angban has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Victorien Angban has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in Ligue 1 action.

John Boye DF

As a shooter, John Boye had 5 shots fired this season. John Boye was ranked #91 in shots attempted this season in Ligue 1. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but John Boye had 0 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Ligue 1, John Boye was ranked #413 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, John Boye had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Ligue 1, John Boye was ranked #341 in goals this season. John Boye has 0 assists this season. John Boye was ranked #330 in assists this season in Ligue 1 League.

John Boye has 1 Yellow Cards this season. John Boye has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 5 fouls this season. He has drawn 6 fouls this season in Ligue 1 action.

Fabien Centonze DF

As a shooter, Fabien Centonze had 5 shots fired this season. Fabien Centonze was ranked #91 in shots attempted this season in Ligue 1. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Fabien Centonze had 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Ligue 1, Fabien Centonze was ranked #252 in shots on goal this season.

Fabien Centonze has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Ligue 1, Fabien Centonze was ranked #341 in goals this season. Fabien Centonze has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Ligue 1, Fabien Centonze was ranked #330 in assists this season.

Fabien Centonze has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Fabien Centonze has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 13 fouls this season. He has drawn 16 fouls this season in Ligue 1 action.

Farid Boulaya FW,MF

As a shooter, Farid Boulaya had 30 shots fired this season. Farid Boulaya was ranked #146 in shots attempted this season in Ligue 1. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Farid Boulaya had 12 shots on target this season. He was ranked #189 in shots on goal this season in Ligue 1.

Farid Boulaya has 1 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Ligue 1, Farid Boulaya was ranked #125 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Metz teammates, Farid Boulaya had 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Ligue 1, Farid Boulaya was ranked #97 in assists this season.

Farid Boulaya has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Farid Boulaya has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 21 fouls this season in Ligue 1 action.

Habib Maïga MF

As a shooter, Habib Maïga had 4 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Ligue 1, Habib Maïga was ranked #127 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Habib Maïga had 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Ligue 1, Habib Maïga was ranked #252 in shots on goal this season.

Habib Maïga has 0 goals scored this season. Habib Maïga was ranked #341 in goals this season in Ligue 1. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Metz teammates, Habib Maïga had 2 assists this season. Habib Maïga was ranked #36 in assists this season in Ligue 1 League.

Habib Maïga has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Habib Maïga has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 21 fouls this season. He has drawn 14 fouls this season in Ligue 1 action.

Papa Ndiaga Yade FW

As a shooter, Papa Ndiaga Yade had 4 shots fired this season. Papa Ndiaga Yade was ranked #127 in shots attempted this season in Ligue 1. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Papa Ndiaga Yade had 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Ligue 1, Papa Ndiaga Yade was ranked #153 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Papa Ndiaga Yade had 1 goals this season. Compared to other players in Ligue 1, Papa Ndiaga Yade was ranked #125 in goals this season. Papa Ndiaga Yade has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Ligue 1, Papa Ndiaga Yade was ranked #97 in assists this season.

Papa Ndiaga Yade has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Papa Ndiaga Yade has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 1 fouls this season in Ligue 1 action.

Olympique Lyonnais Team Stats

The Olympique Lyonnais Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Olympique Lyonnais was able to score 1.17 goals. This puts Olympique Lyonnais in a ranking of #10 in the league in non-penalty goals scored per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Olympique Lyonnais was able to score 1.00 goals off assists. This puts Olympique Lyonnais in a league ranking of #9 in the league in non-penalty goals scored off assists per 90 minutes.

Olympique Lyonnais converted on 0.27 of attempted shots on goal. Is Olympique Lyonnais a sharpshooter team this season? They are presently ranked #12 in Ligue 1 in shooting percentage.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Olympique Lyonnais attempts 4.33 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #7 in Ligue 1 in shots on target. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Olympique Lyonnais is able to get 26.9 of their shots to be on goal(target). Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #7 in Ligue 1 in shots on target.

Olympique Lyonnais Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Olympique Lyonnais was able to hold opponents to 0.58 goals. This puts Olympique Lyonnais is ranked #3 in the league in goals allowed per 90 minutes. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.5 shots were saved by Olympique Lyonnais goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. This puts Olympique Lyonnais in a ranking of #6 in the league in shots saved per 90 minutes.

Olympique Lyonnais goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 81.0% of the time. This puts Olympique Lyonnais ranks #1 in the league in saves rate. Olympique Lyonnais goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 33.3% of the time. Olympique Lyonnais is ranked #8 in clean sheet rate in the league.

Olympique Lyonnais Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Olympique Lyonnais had 1.33 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Olympique Lyonnais in the top 65 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Olympique Lyonnais had 16.0 interceptions. This puts Olympique Lyonnais in the top 5 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Olympique Lyonnais has committed 0.08 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Olympique Lyonnais in the top 72 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Olympique Lyonnais drew 13.75 fouls. This puts Olympique Lyonnais in the top 35 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Olympique Lyonnais had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 12.75 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Olympique Lyonnais in the top 40 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

FC Metz Team Stats

The FC Metz Offensive Stats and Metrics

FC Metz scored 0.75 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. FC Metz is ranked #17 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. FC Metz scored those goals off assists 89.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.67 assists. This puts FC Metz in a league ranking of #15 in the league in non-penalty goals scored off assists per 90 minutes.

FC Metz converted on 0.21 of attempted shots on goal. FC Metz has a #19 ranking in converting goals scored off non-penalty kick shots on target in regulation.

FC Metz attempted 3.5 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. FC Metz has a #13 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. FC Metz attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 32.8 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. FC Metz has a #13 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers.

FC Metz Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, FC Metz was able to hold opponents to 0.75 goals. This puts FC Metz is ranked #4 in the league in goals allowed per 90 minutes. FC Metz goalkeepers fended off 3.58 shots per 90 minutes. This puts FC Metz in a ranking of #8 in the league in shots saved per 90 minutes.

FC Metz goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 79.1% of the time. FC Metz goalkeepers and defenders put their team in a position to be ranked #3 in shots saved percentage. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 16.7% of games resulted in a clean sheet for FC Metz. FC Metz is ranked #18 in clean sheet rate in the league.

FC Metz Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, FC Metz had 1.33 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts FC Metz in the top 65 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, FC Metz had 13.08 interceptions. FC Metz is in the top 40 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. FC Metz has committed 0.0 fouls per 90 minutes of action. FC Metz is in the top 32 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, FC Metz drew 13.0 fouls. FC Metz is in the top 75 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, FC Metz committed an offside 13.25 times. This puts FC Metz in the top 56 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Olympique Lyonnais vs. FC Metz Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Olympique Lyonnais 1 FC Metz 0

Moneyline Pick: Olympique Lyonnais -162 Pinnacle Sports