Saint-Etienne vs Lens Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Saint-Etienne play Lens at Stade Geoffroy Guichard on Saturday 15 January, Kick-off: 18:00. Read on for our free Ligue 1 prediction and football betting tips.

Saint-Etienne

vs

Lens

We like the look of 1.90 when it comes to the away team. Our betting prediction is that Lens will overcome Saint-Etienne with something to spare.

Reasons for our Saint-Etienne vs Lens prediction:

  • Saint-Etienne have lost 5 consecutive matches this season
  • Saint-Etienne have conceded 2 or more goals in 12 of their last 19 matches this season
  • Saint-Etienne have lost 12 of their past 20 matches
  • Lens have scored 2 or more goals in 11 of their past 20 matches

Our betting tip is to confidently back the away side on the 1x2 market for this Ligue 1 game. You can get 1.90 that the visitors get the upper hand by the full-time whistle.

If you think Lens can win by two goals or more, then you can get attractive odds about them off a mark of -1.5 goals.

Betting Tips: Saint-Etienne vs Lens

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Match Preview: Saint-Etienne vs Lens

Saint-Etienne most recently played an away Coupe de France clash against Jura Sud which was a 4-1 win. Mickael Nade, Arnaud Nordin, Bakary Sako and Ryad Boudebouz were the goalscorers.

Lens´s previous match was a 1-0 win against Rennes at Stade Bollaert-Delelis. They had four shots on target and twelve corners in the Ligue 1 match, with Wesley Said on the scoresheet.

Saint-Etienne and Lens played out a 2-2 draw at Stade Bollaert-Delelis when they last met.

Looking back over the past 3 matches, we have seen and Lens win two times. One game ended in a draw and there has been an average of 3.67 goals scored.

Betting Odds: Saint-Etienne vs Lens

The Lens betting odds have been priced up by the bookies and they are 1.90 favourites to land victory in this Ligue 1 encounter which means a 53% chance of winning. If you want to back the outsider for this match, Saint-Etienne are available at 3.80.

You can back Over 2.5 Goals or Under 2.5 Goals at similar odds right now. BTTS betting is popular and you can back Yes at 1.72 on the Both Teams to Score market.

There are hundreds of markets when it comes to betting on the Ligue 1 coupon and we recommend visiting the leading betting sites to find the bet that matches your view on the game.

Match Stats: Saint-Etienne vs Lens

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Full time Result

  • 2 wins, 12 defeats and 6 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 1 wins, 5 defeats and 4 draws in previous 10 home matches

Full time Results

  • 8 wins, 6 defeats and 6 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 3 wins, 5 defeats and 2 draws in previous 10 away matches

Goals

Goals

Saint-Etienne

Lens

Goals / match
1 2.2
Conceded / match
1.8 2
Total / match
2.8 4.2

Corners

Corners

Saint-Etienne

Lens

For / match
5 5.8
Against / match
4.6 4.8
Total / match
9.6 10.6

Possession

Possession

Top Scorers & Assists

Top Scorers & Assists

Team News: Saint-Etienne vs Lens

If you’re looking for Saint-Etienne vs Lens team news, then we have predicted and confirmed lineups available along with details of any injuries on both sides.

The Ligue 1 squads highlight the star players operating for every team in the division.

Lineups: Saint-Etienne vs Lens

Saint-Etienne Confirmed Lineup 5-4-1

Lens Confirmed Lineup 3-4-2-1

Saint-Etienne Confirmed Lineup 5-4-1

50 Paul Bernardoni
27 Yvann Macon 33 Abdoulaye Bakayoko 5 T. Kolodziejczak 3 Mickael Nade 11 Gabriel Silva
31 Sada Thioub 8 Mahdi Camara 28 Zaydou Youssouf 17 Adil Aouchiche
7 Ryad Boudebouz
16 Jean-Louis Leca
24 Jonathan Gradit 4 Kevin Danso 14 Facundo Medina
11 Jonathan Clauss 28 C. Oumar Doucoure 8 Seko Fofana 29 P. Frankowski
10 Gael Kakuta 22 Wesley Said
15 A. Kalimuendo-Muinga

Lens Confirmed Lineup 3-4-2-1

Saint-Etienne Substitutes

  • 1Stefan Bajic
  • 6Lucas Gourna-Douath
  • 14Jean-Philippe Krasso
  • 25Assane Diousse
  • 30Maxence Rivera
  • 32Louis Mouton
  • 34Yanis Lhery
  • 35El Hadji Dieye
  • 36Lamine Ghezali

Lens Substitutes

  • 1Wuilker Farinez
  • 5Christopher Wooh
  • 6Patrick Berg
  • 7Florian Sotoca
  • 18Yannick Cahuzac
  • 20David Costa
  • 25Corentin Jean
  • 33Ibrahima Balde
  • 34Brayann Pereira

Previous Saint-Etienne Lineups

22 Dec Ligue 1
Saint-Etienne 0-1 Nantes
11 Dec Ligue 1
Reims 2-0 Saint-Etienne
05 Dec Ligue 1
Saint-Etienne 0-5 Rennes

Previous Lens Lineups

08 Jan Ligue 1
Lens 1-0 Rennes
22 Dec Ligue 1
Nice 2-1 Lens
10 Dec Ligue 1
Nantes 3-2 Lens

If you’re looking for the Saint-Etienne vs Lens lineups, then we have predicted lineups and confirmed starting 11s along with the substitutes for each team.

Injuries & Suspensions: Saint-Etienne vs Lens

Saint-Etienne Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Harold Moukoudi Africa Cup of Nations
Saidou Sow Africa Cup of Nations
Yvan Neyou Africa Cup of Nations
Wahbi Khazri Africa Cup of Nations
Denis Bouanga Africa Cup of Nations
Ignacio Ramírez COVID-19
Etienne Green Elbow injury
Romain Hamouma Thigh injury

Lens Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Wuilker Faríñez COVID-19
Ignatius Ganago Africa Cup of Nations
Massadio Haidara Africa Cup of Nations
Deiver Machado Meniscus injury

Before the latest matches, get up-to-date injuries and suspensions news. We have the latest injury news and you can scroll through each list of players.

Get the important stats for every player thanks to our team-by-team squad information.

France FlagLigue 1 Table

Ligue 1 2021/2022

# Team G W D L +/- P
1 PSG 20 14 5 1 40:18 47
2 Nice 20 11 4 5 32:17 36
3 Marseille 19 10 6 3 27:15 36
4 Rennes 20 9 4 7 34:19 31
5 Montpellier 19 9 4 6 33:24 31
6 Lens 20 8 6 6 34:28 30
7 Monaco 20 8 6 6 29:23 30
8 Strasbourg 19 8 5 6 36:24 29
9 Nantes 20 8 5 7 25:23 29
10 Lille 19 7 7 5 26:26 28
11 Lyon 19 6 8 5 27:27 25
12 Angers 19 6 7 6 26:27 25
13 Brest 20 6 7 7 26:31 25
14 Reims 20 5 9 6 22:22 24
15 Clermont 19 4 6 9 20:32 18
16 Troyes 19 4 5 10 18:28 17
17 Bordeaux 20 3 8 9 30:44 17
18 Lorient 19 3 7 9 15:31 16
19 Metz 20 3 7 10 23:41 16
20 Saint-Etienne 19 2 6 11 17:40 12
# Team G W D L +/- P
1 PSG 9 8 1 0 21:6 25
2 Montpellier 10 6 2 2 19:10 20
3 Rennes 10 6 1 3 19:8 19
4 Lens 10 5 4 1 19:9 19
5 Monaco 10 5 3 2 19:11 18
6 Strasbourg 10 5 2 3 23:12 17
7 Lyon 10 4 5 1 18:12 17
8 Nantes 10 5 2 3 14:10 17
9 Marseille 10 4 4 2 16:10 16
10 Lille 9 4 4 1 11:10 16
11 Nice 10 4 3 3 14:12 15
12 Angers 9 4 1 4 12:12 13
13 Reims 9 3 3 3 11:10 12
14 Lorient 9 3 3 3 8:9 12
15 Brest 10 3 3 4 13:16 12
16 Troyes 10 2 4 4 11:12 10
17 Clermont 9 2 4 3 10:11 10
18 Bordeaux 11 1 4 6 15:21 7
19 Metz 10 1 4 5 14:21 7
20 Saint-Etienne 10 1 4 5 10:21 7

A great starting point for placing football bets is to check out the Ligue 1 standings so that you can see where each team is placed in the table.