William Hill Online Help Centre Close Detach
  • Change view:

William Hill Online Sports Betting - Live Football, Horse Racing, Greyhounds, Sports & Games


 
Nic Ladds 14th May 2009 - 14:37

French Ligue 1 Opta Facts - 16-17 May

Statistics and facts to help your football betting are available every week at William Hill courtesy of Opta Sportsdata, Europe's leading provider of sports performance statistics.

Opta Sportsdata, Europe's leading supplier of sports performance data, bring you Opta Facts, the key statistics you'll need to make an informed choice with your football betting.

Opta Facts – Ligue 1
16-17 May 2009


Match Day 36

16 May

Bordeaux – Le Mans

  • Bordeaux have won eight games in a row, the longest such run in the league this season.
  • Le Mans have lost three games in a row, the longest current run in Ligue 1.
  • Bordeaux have won five games after having fallen behind, a league high this season.
  • Bordeaux have scored the most goals in the last 10 minutes of games this season (11).
  • Bordeaux have scored in each of their last six league encounters with Le Mans.

View all French Ligue 1 betting

Caen – Sochaux

  • The last three league encounters between these two sides have ended in a draw.
  • Sochaux have not failed to score in their last seven league encounters with Caen.
  • Caen are the worst Ligue 1 side in 2009 with only 11 points in 16 games.
  • Caen have kept only one clean sheet in their last 20 league games.
  • Sochaux have lost their last four away games, failing to score in their last three.

View all French Ligue 1 betting

Grenoble – Nancy

  • Grenoble and Nancy are the most wayward shooters in L1 with only 32% and 33% of shots finding the target.
  • Grenoble have kept 10 clean sheets at home this season. Only Rennes and Grenoble (11) have done better.
  • Nancy are unbeaten in their last five league games. Only Marseille and Bordeaux are enjoying a better run.
  • Grenoble have failed to score 17 times this season, a league high.
  • 48% of Grenoble’s goals in the league this season have come in the last 15 minutes.

View all French Ligue 1 betting

Lorient – Le Havre

  • Le Havre have never beaten Lorient in the top-flight.
  • Lorient have not kept a clean sheet in their last 13 league games.
  • Lorient and Le Havre have lost five games each after scoring the opening goal, a league high this season.
  • None of Le Havre’s last 20 league games have ended in a draw.
  • Le Havre have conceded 15 goals in the last 10 minutes of games, a league high.

View all French Ligue 1 betting

Monaco – Valenciennes

  • Valenciennes and Monaco have committed the most fouls in Ligue 1 this season.
  • Valenciennes are unbeaten in their last four league encounters with Monaco but Valenciennes have not won in the Principality since 1979, failing to score in their last two visits there.
  • Monaco have lost their last two league games, failing to score in the process.
  • Valenciennes have picked up five red cards this season. Only Sochaux have done worse (6).
  • The stade Louis II is the most prolific ground in terms of second-half goals in Ligue 1 this season (32).

View all French Ligue 1 betting

St Etienne – Toulouse

  • Toulouse have failed to score in four of their last five visits to Geoffroy-Guichard.
  • Toulouse have drawn their last three games, failing to win away from home since mid-February.
  • St Etienne have conceded 21 headed goals, the most in Ligue 1 this season.
  • St Etienne have lost only one of their last nine home league games (against leaders Marseille).
  • Ilan has scored five of St Etienne’s last 10 goals in Ligue 1.

View all French Ligue 1 betting

Paris SG – Auxerre

  • Paris SG have won their last three league meetings with Auxerre.
  • Paris SG have conceded only one goal in their last five league games.
  • Auxerre have won four consecutive league games. Only Marseille are currently in a better run.
  • Paris SG are the most prolific side in the first-half with 27 goals.
  • No one has scored as many goals as Auxerre’s Ireneusz Jelen in 2009 (9).

View all French Ligue 1 betting

17 May
Lille – Nice

  • Lille have failed to win any of their last five games, the longest barren run currently.
  • Nice have lost four of their last five away games.
  • Lille have won three of their last four home games against Nice.
  • 20 of the last 22 goals conceded by Nice in Ligue 1 have come in open play.
  • The last eight goals conceded by Lille have come in the second-half.

View all French Ligue 1 betting

Nantes – Rennes

  • Rennes have won their last two trips to La Beaujoire, with the same scoreline (2-0).
  • Nantes have failed to score in their last four league encounters with Rennes.
  • 50% of Rennes’ wins this season have been 1-0 wins (8 out of 16).
  • Rennes have kept 18 clean sheets, a league high this season.
  • Nantes have lost seven of their last six league games, including their last three.

View all French Ligue 1 betting

Marseille – Lyon

  • Marseille are unbeaten in their last 13 league games (10 wins, three draws). Only Rennes have done better this season (18 matches unbeaten).
  • Marseille have scored at least two goals in each of their last eight league games.
  • Lyon have lost three of their last four games on the road in Ligue 1.
  • Marseille are unbeaten in their last four league encounters with Lyon (two wins, two draws).
  • Mamadou Niang has scored five goals in his last three league games against Lyon. The Marseille striker has found the net in his last three games in Ligue 1.

View all French Ligue 1 betting

 
 
 

View AllPlay Games

 

View AllNic Ladds