Ligue 1 Betting Tips

Paris Saint-Germain vs FC Lorient betting tips: Ligue 1 preview, predictions & odds

Paris Saint Germain have been ruthless in Parc des Princes at finishing off sides and claiming all three points. They have won each of their last six home matches in Ligue 1. PSG also dominate this head to head, winning each of their last five at home against Lorient in all competitions. Therefore, 101 Great Goals' prediction for this match is Paris Saint Germain 4-0 FC Lorient and is available at odds of 11/1.

Alternatively, you can bet on any PSG win at 1.2/1 against Les Merlus at home on Sunday.

Or, back any away win for Lorient at 11/1 here at the Parc des Princes.

You can find odds of 7.5/1 for any draw between PSG and Lorient on Sunday.

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Match Preview

The Parisians welcome FC Lorient to the Parc des Princes on Sunday for this Ligue 1 match. Les Parisiens have the upper hand in the head-to-head, with 15 wins to FC Lorient's eight, from their 29 encounters. However, Lorient come into this match unbeaten in their last two matches against PSG. This includes a 1-1 draw in the reverse fixture back in December.

Paris Saint Germain come into the match on a run of 14 home league games undefeated. They have picked up nine points from a maximum of 18 from their last six Ligue 1 matches.

Les Rouge-et-Bleu lost their last league match away to AS Monaco FC. Expected goals of 2.5 to 1.5 in favour of Monaco indicates perhaps it was a fair result even if the scoreline was a little harsh.

You have to take your chances and Monaco did a good job in making the most of theirs. At the other end, Kylian Mbappe, Mauro Icardi and Achraf Hakimi all missed big chances to get PSG back into the game. Presnel Kimpembe also contributed to Paris Saint Germain's problems when he handed Monaco their third goal from the penalty spot The final score of the match was 3-0.

After his big miss, Mbappe is now two goals behind in the chance to be Ligue 1 top scorer once again. He is still Paris Saint Germain’s top scorer with 15 goals in Ligue 1 this season and is the 1.5/1 favourite to score against FC Lorient on Sunday.

Their opponent on Sunday, FC Lorient, come into the match on a run of three away league games undefeated and kept a clean sheet in each of those three matches. They have picked up eight points from a maximum of 18 from their last six Ligue 1 matches.

The Merlucciidaes’ last league match, at home to RC Strasbourg Alsace, ended in a dull 0-0 draw. Expected goals of 1.3 to 0.4 in favour of Strasbourg indicates Lorient were a little fortunate to escape from the game with a point. The Les Merlus fans will be particularly disappointed with the attacking performance with their side failing to create any big chances in the match and their only shot on target from inside the box came in the 91st minute.

Armand Laurienté is FC Lorient’s top scorer with just four goals in Ligue 1 this season and is 7/1 to score against league leaders Paris Saint Germain on Sunday.

Paris Saint Germain vs FC Lorient: Previous Ligue 1 Meetings

29 in Total:- 15 Paris Saint Germain wins, 8 FC Lorient wins, 6 draws.

Paris Saint Germain team news

The Parisians are fortunate to come into Sunday's match without any injuries or suspensions to worry about.

However, they may look to make a few unforced changes to the side who lost against AS Monaco FC in their last league match.

FC Lorient team news

Les Merlus have a full squad to select from with no injuries or suspensions for the trip to the Parc des Princes.

FC Lorient may look to largely stick with the same side that shut out RC Strasbourg Alsace in their last league match.

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