Lille vs PSG: first trophy of the season
We offer a prediction for a French Super Cup match, in which Lille will play against Paris-Saint-Germain on August 1. Who will win the first trophy of the season? The answer is in our prediction.
In the previous campaign Lille managed to dethrone their today opponent and won the fourth Ligue 1 title in club's history. In 38 rounds of the previous season Dogs have recorded 24 victories and 11 draws, which brought them 83 points and a championship title.
In five last matches Red-Blues had only one draw and won four matches. In the decisive match champion recorded a victory over Angers (2:1).
Team will start the new season with a new head coach. Jocelyn Gourvennec will lead the team now. Five players of championship squad left the team during the break.
Paris-Saint-Germain changed the coach a long time ago - on January 2 Mauricio Pochettino took over the team. Club signed some new players - Hakimi was signed from Inter for 60 millions, Danilo was bought for 16 millions from Porto and Donnarumma, who played for Milan, was signed as a free agent.
In Ligue 1 Parisians have recorded 26 wins and four draws, which brought them 82 points and a spot in the Champions League, they were only one step away from the final of that competition in the previous season. In the recent friendly match PSG had a draw against Sevilla (2:2).
In 3 out of 4 most recent matches of PSG both teams scored
In 2 out of 3 most recent matches goals were scored in both halves
This bet played in 2 out of 4 most recent matches of PSG
It is an interesting game and a perfect opportunity to see, how well are the leaders of Ligue 1 prepared for the new season. In our opinion, capital team will have more chances for a success, because their squad is simply better in all lines. We are expecting PSG to dominate the game since the first minutes.
Our prediction - PSG to win
Games like that rarely become high-scoring, but we will see the best players on the pitch. We believe that both teams will be able to convert their chances into goals.
Our second bet is on both teams to score