The visit comes encouraged by the victory obtained on the last date and will seek to continue on that path, while the local will try to add three after the tie achieved in the last game.
Clermont Foot comes from a 1-1 draw against Auxerre. In recent tournament matches, he never lost. Prior to this tie, they have won in 4 rounds, scored 8 goals and scored 3.
Olympique Lyon comes from beating Montpellier at home by 5-4. It is preceded by an irregular series of results in the previous games played: 3 wins and 1 loss. In addition, he scored a total of 13 goals and 9 have been converted.
The host is in eleventh place with 50 points (14 PG – 8 PE – 12 PP), while the visit accumulates 56 units and is in seventh place in the championship (16 PG – 8 PE – 10 PP).
Clément Turpin was in charge of supervising the order of play during the match.
Clermont Foot formation today
Pascal Gastien settled in a 4-5-1 lineup with goalkeeper Mory Diaw; Seidu Alidu, Florent Ogier, Maximiliano Caufriez and Neto Borges as defenders; Johan Gastien, Yohann Magnin, Mehdi Zeffane, Saîf-Eddine Khaoui and Elbasan Rashani as midfielders; and Grejohn Kyei as a striker.
Olympique Lyon training today
For his part, coach Laurent Blanc arranged a 3-5-2 strategy on the field with Anthony Lopes defending the goal; Sinaly Diomandé, Dejan Lovren, Castello Lukeba as full backs; Nicolás Tagliafico, Corentin Tolisso, Maxence Caqueret, Malo Gusto and Rayan Cherki in midfield; and with Amin Sarr and Alexandre Lacazette as attackers.
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