France: Coupe de France – 1/8 final
Match start: 21:00 (GMT+1)
In the middle of the week this February the fans in France are not bored as the matches of the 1/8 Coupe de France finals begin. And in one of them two interesting representatives of national football – Montpellier and Lyon which want to gain victory will meet with each other. Yes, Montpellier is modest football club but in frames of the cup tournaments this factor doesn't work. Everything is solved by one game.
This French club is known for the ability to grow up talented youth and to earn seriously on the transfer market. Average age of the football players from Montpellier is a little more than 25 years and only because of such players as Pionnier, Elton, S. Camara and Congre who are in their late 30s. This season the team is headed by Michel Der Zakarian who has raised Montpellier up to the 6th line in standings. Such results can't but please the management of the club, all the more, Montpellier has serious chances to play in Euro cups next season.
The time of domination of Lyon in the French football became the history and now the team should work at the transfer market to fight for the Champions League zone. Having survived solid reorganization of the squad in summer shoulder period, the club under the leadership of Genezio began to win again and has now new, nice appearance. So, the starting line-up of Lyon has such football players as Depay, Díaz, Fekir, Tate and also several young talented football players who can become new Benzema and Lacazette. In Coupe de France Lyon has all chances to win as it doesn’t need to fight with PSG which position is not stable.
Montpellier and Lyon will spend interesting head-to-head which has real favorite - Lyon . Guests are in their perfect fit and their football players progress with each new match.
tip: Lyon (Asian handicap 0) - odds 1.55 5Dimes
In last head-to-heads Lyon scored a lot of goals and demonstrates high effectiveness. The best choice for betting will be "both to score".
Our tip: both teams to score (yes) - odds 1.8 Betfair