Saint-Etienne and Lens go head to head in the second Ligue 1 match of 2022.The reverse fixture was a 2-2 draw at the start of current season. Will Etienne turn things around in their fight against relegation? We have the details about this match in this post as well as the best free picks and Ligue 1 predictions.
Our Free Predictions for Saint-Etienne vs Lens
Saint-Etienne sits at the bottom of the table with only 12 points in 19 games. It is a do-or-die for the hosts as the threat of relegation keeps getting stronger. Will they get points in this game against Lens? Our best picks for this game have been analyzed as follows:
Lens will score first @ 61/100 (1.61)
Our tipsters are backing Lens to score the first goal in this game. The visitors are defensively better than St-Etienne and should aim to score an early goal on matchday. Saint-Etienne is not only the last in Ligue 1 but also have the worst home run in 10 home games. They have scored only ten goals at home and leaked 21. Lens scored 15 and leaked 19 goals in 10 away games.
Both teams will find the net @ 18/25 (1.72)
These teams struggle defensively, so backing goals on both ends of the pitch is a good pick for this game. We are tipping a goal fest on matchday and the likelihood of these teams finding the net against each other comes with a good price. Both teams scored in three of their last five meetings.