Nice vs Lyon should be second the most interesting Coupe de France 1/8 Finals game, which will be held at Allianz Riviera, in Nice. Both clubs run 7 unbeaten matches so far and gained a great form. While Nice are extremely strong playing at home ground recently, Lyonnais won 5 out of 6 road matches. Both showing very unstable football playing against each other, as during the last 5 meetings Lyon won 3 and Nice 2 times at different grounds. Read our thoughts about this interesting Coupe de France Nice vs Lyon match and get the best betting advice here below.
Nice vs Lyon
The hosts came to the 1/8 Final of Coupe de France whitout any big troubles. They won in their first match over the Frejus Saint Raphael, which participate in French National 2 league. During the first half, opponents saved clean sheet but got the red card, what strongly complicated their situation. Nice got a great advantage and used that winning the match with 2:0 result. In the second game, Red Star faced a defeat against Eaglets at Allianz Riviera. Most interesting, that Le Gym used almost strongest their players in both games, what shows their intentions in this tournament.
In Ligue 1 they stand at 12th position but shows much stronger game than at the beginning of the season. Moreover, they are only 4 points away from 4th place Montpellier, so even a few games can totally change the standing position. We expect a big desire to play as good as it is possible in Coupe de France. Patrick Vieira and lots of talented players will achieve great success if they move into the same direction.
Olympique Lyonnais stand at 5th place in Ligue 1. They qualified in the playoffs of UEFA Champions League after holding second place in Group G. Slowly but very confidently, this talented squad taking all opportunities and going forward achieving the season goals. During the last 8 games in different competitions, they scored 21 goals what proved the most dangerous attack in France. Dembele, Depay, Aouar lead the squads front line. All these players are fast, creative and very motivated to bring Lyon into the new level. However, Memphis, Karl Toko Ekambi and Jeff Reine-Adelaide will miss the next game due to the injuries. So this should strongly affect the Les Gones game.
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