Olympique Lyonnais and Rangers will on December 09th, 2021, Thursday, play in a Europa League football game in Décines-Charpieu, check the Olympique Lyonnais vs Rangers betting tip and prediction to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Olympique Lyonnais vs Rangers will occur
The game will be played in the great Parc Olympique Lyonnais stadium, in the city of Décines-Charpieu, with a capacity for 59186 spectators, that will try to help the team achieve a positive result.
Where to follow the live game
You can follow the match live on Betarena, with access to all the information to help you with your sports betting, including statistics, events, and odds.
Introduction to the Olympique Lyonnais vs Rangers betting tip 2021/2022
The Europa League competition is in the Group Stage.
Olympique Lyonnais come from a draw in the last match. The game against Bordeaux, valid for the Ligue 1, ended with a 2-2. The team coached by P. Bosz entered the field in the last match with a 3-4-2-1 formation.
In the end, the result was a draw, but we have to highlight the excellent performance of Lucas Paquetá. He ended up being the team’s leading player, which made Olympique Lyonnais on the verge of a more favorable result.
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives at this match after a victory in the last round. In a dispute valid for Premiership, Rangers, who used a 4-3-3 formation, faced the Dundee team with a final score of 3-0.
Alfredo Morelos was a crucial player in this excellent victory for Rangers. The player had 1 goal scored and appeared prominently in other duel statistics. Undoubtedly, his performance had great weight in the positive result.
The Olympique Lyonnais team’s run of five games has been of preferable outcome, compared to the Rangers team.
At this point in the tournament, the Group A has a scenario that places Olympique Lyonnais as the leader with Rangers right behind, Sparta Praha in the third position, and Brondby as the last place. Right now, Olympique Lyonnais and Rangers would be qualified for the Round of 32. With just 1 more rounds on the group stage, Olympique Lyonnais is the only team that already guaranteed a presence in the playoffs. Rangers and Sparta Praha are still fighting for the other spot at the playoffs, while Brondby is already eliminated.
The last time these teams met was for a Europa League match, on 2021-09-16, referring to the 2021/2022 season, which ended with a victory of the Olympique Lyonnais team by 0-2.
In the last round to the end of the group stage, Olympique Lyonnais are in 1st place of Group A in the Europa League, with fifteen points. The team’s current position would take them to the 8th Finals. The team’s campaign counts 5 wins, 0 draws, and 0 losses.
Olympique Lyonnais analysis
With an average of 5.2 shots on goal per game in the competition, we can consider that Olympique Lyonnais is a very offensive team, which naturally increases the chances of conversion and victory.
To control the game, the Olympique Lyonnais team would often try to reach an average ball possession of 60.4%. The reason for this is ball possession above 50% would give teams some control over their opponents.
Olympique Lyonnais is a more offensive team than Rangers, having 682 attacks vs. 574 from Rangers, having scored 15 times, in comparison, Rangers converted into goal 5 times.
Olympique Lyonnais’s featured Player
Many of the team’s goals in the league should also be credited to the midfielder of Olympique Lyonnais, L. Tolentino Coelho de Lima. He has been responsible for 3 assists to goal in the competition so far.
Best goalscorer from Olympique Lyonnais
At the individual level in the team’s offensive line, we have to highlight Karl Toko Ekambi. With 6 goals on his own, the Attacker has been instrumental in helping the Olympique Lyonnais team achieving several victories this season.
Rangers are with 7 points and currently occupy 2nd place in Group A which puts them in the qualifying zone for the 8th Finals, with a campaign of 2 wins, 1 draw, and 2 losses.
Rangers aims to return to a Europa League final. Although he has not yet won the competition title, the team already had 1 appearance in the decisive phase of Europe’s second main club competition.
Team with a low scoring efficiency, the average goals scored do not exceed 1 per game. With a low score efficiency and playing away from home, this could be decisive for a bad result.
Rangers’s featured player
With performances above average, James Tavernier has been the highlight of Rangers and the entire competition. The athlete has called attention to his excellent performances and the leadership to guide the team to great results.
Best goalscorer from the Rangers
When we analyze the team’s attack so far, the competition’s performance at the individual level Alfredo Morelos is the player to highlight. Helping Rangers with 3 goals scored this season, the Attacker has been instrumental in achieving positive outcomes.
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Score market betting suggestions
A good bet could be made between 60-75 minutes of the game as this is the time most goals are scored.
Under 2.5 goals are a valid alternative, considering that often Rangers does not concede goals playing away from home. Besides, Rangers has an average of 0.5 goals per game when playing as a visitor.
Cards market betting suggestions
Corners market betting suggestions
One will find that combining the number of corners of both teams gives an average of 3.7 corners per game, making this something to note in attempting to obtain good betting results.
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