Brest vs Lille Intro
Lille could cement their place in the top half, or even start a push towards the top, with a win at Stade Francis le Ble. They’re up against Brest who will be looking for a win to stay clear of the Ligue 1 danger zone as the end of the season approaches. Kick off for this one is at 4:00 PM on Saturday January 22, 2022.
We head into matchweek 22 as the hosts, led by Michel Der Zakarian, currently sit in the 13th position in the Ligue 1 table on 25 points. Their opponents are 8th, having taken 32 points from their 21 games. As we head deeper into the Ligue 1 season, there’s a 7 points difference and a 5 positions gap between the sides.
Brest vs Lille Form
Brest have just lost to Paris Saint-Germain, stalling at 4 from the last five games . Meanwhile, Lille, after their win against against Lorient, have earned 11 points and remain unbeaten in their last five games. Brest have now managed to win nine points from five home games in the league, showing a good home form with room for improvement. Lille can be moderately pleased with their performances away from home, with 8 points taken from a possible 15.
Brest vs Lille H2H
Brest will not be looking to the record books for inspiration here. In 12 meetings with Lille it has only won on 3 occasions, with another 2 games ending up in a draw. During the last six games, both teams have won 2, which adds even more tension to Saturday’s match.
Brest vs Lille Analysis
Brest lost their last game. Michel Der Zakarian’s squad faced Paris Saint-Germain. Th match ended with a score of 0-2. Now Michel Der Zakarian’s men focus on their next opponents, Lille. Stats against Paris Saint-Germain, shows that Brest had 31% of ball possession. Taking a look at their previous game, Brest has those following stats: 6 shots in attack and 19 shots conceded. Meanwhile, Lille won their last match. Jocelyn Gourvennec’s men were up against Lorient. At the final wistle, the score board showed 3-1. In their match against Lorient, Lille claimed 55% of the ball. In Lille previous game, they shot on target 14 times while Jocelyn Gourvennec’s men conceded 18 shots.
Brest vs Lille Odds
According to the oddsmakers, the favourite for this match between Brest and Lille is Lille.