Ligue 1 matchday 17: Expert betting tips and predictions

Ligue 1 Matchday 17 Expert Betting tips | Imago

Ligue 1 matchday 17: Expert betting tips and predictions

Ayoola Kelechi 08:31 - 16.12.2023

For Matchday 17 of the 2023 Ligue 1 season, here are expert betting tips and predictions for three key matches that have a high probability of winning

These predictions are based on current team forms, historical performances, and statistical analysis. While these insights are provided by experts, it's important to remember that sports betting always carries risks, and it's crucial to bet responsibly.

1. Lille vs PSG

Date: December 17, 2023

Prediction: Both Teams to Score

Betting tip: Lille are unbeaten in their last 14 games in all competitions, while Paris Saint-Germain are on an eight-match winning streak in Ligue 1

PSG star Kylian Mbappe | Imago
PSG star Kylian Mbappe | Imago

A total of 24 goals were scored in the last four matches between these clubs, indicating a habitually high-scoring affair​​. PSG's Kylian Mbappe and Lille's Jonathan David are also in impressive form, scoring three goals each in the last five matches, respectively.

2. OGC Nice vs Le Havre

Date: December 16, 2023

Prediction: OGC Nice to win to nil

Betting tip: Nice has been in good form with a superb defensive record, only conceding six times in Ligue 1 so far. Le Havre, struggling currently, hasn't won at home since September and hasn't scored at Stade Oceane since then. 

Nice's Nigerian forward Terem Moffi | Imago
Nice's Nigerian forward Terem Moffi | Imago

Nice is expected to maintain their defensive solidity and win this match​​ against minnows Le Havre, who have averaged less than one goal per game in the league this season. 

Additional Betting Tips

Over/Under Goals: For the Lille vs PSG match, betting on over 2.5 goals could be a good option, considering the recent high-scoring encounters between these teams.

Lille star forward Jonathan David | Imago
Lille star forward Jonathan David | Imago

First to Score: In the Nice vs Le Havre match, Nice is a strong candidate to score first, given their solid attacking form and Le Havre's defensive struggles.

Correct Score Bet: For the Monaco vs Lyon game, a 2-1 victory for Monaco seems a plausible outcome given both teams' recent performances.

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