Lille hosts Montpellier at the Stade Pierre-Mauroy in a first game from the 18th round of Ligue 1
Lille hosts Montpellier at the Stade Pierre-Mauroy in a first game from the 18th round of Ligue 1. In our free soccer matches tomorrow we will have some look at this fixture.
Just like the last season, Lille are moving well in the Ligue 1 so far. The Dogs are third in the standings with 28 points, being only behind the champion PSG and Olympique Marseille. In 17 games played so far, Lille won eight times, made four draws and lost five games.
Right now the Dogs are in a good run in the Ligue 1, enjoying three consecutive wins in their last three matches. In the last round Christophe Galtier’s boys hosted Brest at home and celebrated a 1-0 win. Victor Osimneh scored the only goal in the game after an assist from Jonathan Ikone. This was Osimneh’s 9th goal in the league this season. He’s in the Top 5 of the best goalscorers in Ligue 1 this season.
On Tuesday Lille finished their Champions League campaign with a loss. The Dogs visited Chelsea at the Stamford Bridge and suffered a 1-2 defeat. Loic Remy scored against his former team, but this was everything Lille had to offer. They finish 4th in the Champions League group.
Montpellier are moving in the middle of the Ligue 1 standings, currently being 10th in the table with 24 points. They have 6 wins, 6 draws and 5 losses.
In the previous round the former champions conceded a defeat. They had to host the champion PSG and got beaten with 1-3 at the Stade de la Mosson. Leandro Paredes scored himself an own goal and gave Montpellier an advantage, but after the break the champions scored three goals and won.
That’s our free soccer matches tomorrow for the Ligue 1 clash between Lille and Montpellier on Friday. Will the Dogs enjoy a fourth consecutive win? Well, they are favourites.