Lorient and Troyes are going to clash on Saturday the 21st of May at 9:00 pm in the 38th week of the Ligue 1. The match is going to be played in Lorient at the Stade Yves Allainmat – Le Moustoir. The appointed referee is Johan Hamel.
Lorient occupies the 17th position in the league with 35 points. It comes from a 0-0 draw against Bordeaux in its last match in the Ligue 1. Until now, it has won 8 times, draw 11 times, and lost 18 times.
Troyes occupies the 15th position in the league with 37 points. It comes from a 1-3 loss against Lens in its last match in the Ligue 1. As of now, it has won 9 times, draw 10 times, and lost 18 times.
These are the projected line-ups according to our predictions.
Lorient has mostly adopted the 5-3-2 line-up most used during the season (12 times or 32.43%).
Overall, it adopted the following line-ups: 5-3-2 (12 times), 4-3-3 (7 times), 3-5-2 (6 times), 4-1-4-1 (6 times), 4-4-2 (3 times), 5-4-1 (2 times) and 3-4-1-2 (once).
Christophe Pélissier is expected to play against Troyes with the following players: M. Dreyer, V. Le Goff, J. Morel, J. Laporte, H. Mendes, E. Le Fée, L. Abergel, F. Lemoine, A. Lauriente, D. Faissal Ouattara and T. Moffi.
Granting that the line up is confirmed as above, the projected average age of Lorient would be 29.00.
Troyes has mostly adopted the 5-4-1 line-up most used during the season (15 times or 40.54%).
Overall, it adopted the following line-ups: 5-4-1 (15 times), 3-4-2-1 (6 times), 3-5-1-1 (4 times), 3-4-3 (3 times), 3-5-2 (2 times), 5-3-2 (2 times), 4-4-2 (2 times), 4-4-1-1 (once), 4-5-1 (once) and 3-4-1-2 (once).
Bruno Irles is expected to play against Lorient with the following players: G. Gallon, G. Biancone, Y. Salmier, E. Palmer-Brown, I. Kabore, X. Chavalerin, R. N’Guessan, F. Tardieu, R. Ripart and Y. Touzghar.
Granting that the above line up is confirmed, the average age of Troyes would be 27.90.
Bruno Irles will probably not be able to employ Y. Koné and H. Suk because of injury.
K. Azamoum will definitely miss the match.