Villarreal vs Lyon

UEFA Europa League

Villarreal host Lyon in their leg 2 round of 32 UEFA Europa League clash. Lyon will be bursting with confidence after a convincing 3-1 win in the first leg. It will be a difficult task for the trailing home side but they can will try to give it all.

Kick-off time: February 22, 11:30 PM IST

Where: Estadio de la Cerámica

 

Villarreal Team News:

  • Villarreal are plagued with injuries. Bruno Soriano and Nicola Sansone will be on the sidelines.
  • Goalkeeper Andres Fernandez is not yet 100% but he is not likely feature in this fixture.
  • Ruben Semedo is another who is unavailable.

 

Form (recent first, all competitions): L L L W W

Probable XI: Asenjo, Costa, Ruiz, González, Gaspar, Trigueros, Rodri, Raba, Fornals, Cheryshev, Bacca

Key players: Raba, Rodri, Bacca

 

Lyon Team News

  • Nabil Fekir, Houssem Aouar and Marcelo were all rested for the weekend game are likely to get back in the starting XI.
  • Kenny Tete, who was suspended for the weekend’s clash, will return here to provide fresh legs.
  • After picking a booking in the last week’s fixture against Villarreal, Fernando Marçal is suspended.
  • Memphis Depay, who came off the bench and scored in the first leg, may again have to settle for a place on the bench.

 

Form (recent first, all competitions): D W L W L L

Probable XI: Lopes, Mendy, Morel, Marcelo, Tete, NDombele, Tousart, Aouar, Fekir, Traoré and Mariano

 

Key players: Mariano, Fekir, Traoré

 

India Fantasy Prediction:

Lyon are in control with a comfortable cushion of 2 goals, although the home side do have enough firepower to overturn the first leg deficit. We reckon Villarreal will dominate the game.

 

Note: This VIL vs LYN match preview is based on our research and news sourced from various sources. You can select your own playing XI basis the team news.

 

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