Lyon – Nice: 20th May 2017
Lyon is currently on the 4th position in Ligue 1, with 66 points accumulating after 37 championship games.
The hosts conclude this championship edition with their heads up, after 3 consecutive wins. Last season, Lyon triumphed on the Montpellier pitch, score 3-1. Lyon missed the qualification in the Europa League final, at the limit, after a 3-1 return with Ajax.
Frenchman A. Lacazette is the team’s top scorer in the championship, managing to score 26 times, so far.
The hosts can not count on Jeremy Morel and Emanuel Mammana in this duel, who are injured.
The probable team: Lopes – Rybus, Diakhaby, Nkoulou, Rafael – Darder, Tolisso, Ferri – Depay, Lacazette, Valbuena
On the other side, Nice occupies the third position of the first league in France, the team managing to gather 77 points, after 37 stages.
The guests are in very poor form, with 2 consecutive defeats in the championship. They surrendered on the Marseille field and 0-2 in front of Angers, the previous round.
Italian M. Balotelli is the best scorer in Ligue 1, with 12 goals scored in 37 league games.
Guests have a list of missing people. Dante is suspended while Alassane Plea, Wylan Cyprien, Maxime Le Marchand, Ricardo Pereira, Mounir Obbadi, Valentin Eysseric and Mickael Le Bihan are injured.
The probable team: Cardinale – Souquet, Baysse, Sarr, Dalbert – Koziello, Seri – Donis, Belhanda, Marcel – Balotelli