Prediction 08/07: Juventus vs Lyon (Champions League)
Juventus faces Olympique Lyon for the second round of the Champions League.
- Juventus win or draw
- Over 2.5 goals
At Allianz Stadium, Juventus hosts Olympique Lyon this Friday at 10:00 pm for the round of 16 round of the Champions League. Although the French team has the advantage, the Italian giant is the favorite to win and advance to the quarters.
In terms of background, the last time they faced each other was in the current edition of the Champions League: for the first leg of the round of 16, Lyon, at home, defeated Juventus 1-0.
For this match, the betting tip foresees a victory for Juventus, so there is a minimal probability that even a draw will occur. To also consider as a bet is over 2.5 goals.
Match Analysis: Juventus vs Lyon
This Thursday, the Champions League returns after almost five months of paralysis due to the Covid-19 pandemic, and it will resume with the pending confrontations for the knockout stages. One of them is the second leg between Juventus and Lyon , a match in which the French men start with a minimal advantage, although Vecchia Signora is the wide favorite to win and advance to the quarters, as predicted by the predictions of the main bookmakers .
Juventus ended the 2019/2020 season of Serie A as leader and champion, although in his last commitment he fell at home to 1-3 against Roma, with which he accumulated two straight defeats: the previous one had been 2-0 before the Cagliari. His last victory was on July 26, when he beat Sampdoria 2-0 in the Champions League, his arrival in the round of 16 was thanks to his first place in Group D, above Atlético de Madrid, Bayer Leverkusen and Lokomotiv Moscow.
Meanwhile, Lyon closed the French Ligue 1 2019/2020 in seventh place, in an event that ended abruptly due to the pandemic. He currently remains unbeaten of three games: 2-1 against Celtic and 2-3 away against Royal Antwerp, both in friendly matches, and 0-0 against PSG for the League Cup final. France, beyond which they lost 5-6 on penalties. In the Champions League, he advanced to the second round after finishing second in Group G below Leipzig but above Benfica and Zenit.
At Gal Sport Betting, the home win is at 1.48, a draw at 4.70 and away win is 7.50