An exciting match could be on the cards this coming Wednesday when Wolfsburg bid welcome to Lille at Volkswagen Arena. We have reached the final round of the group phase in the Champions League this season. In this group G, we are in for a massive last day with every scenario possible for all four teams.
Wolfsburg scored the first goal of the game 7 times in their previous 10 league outings at Volkswagen Arena. The visitors from Lille were first to get in with a goal in 3 of their last 10 away games.
Wolfsburg vs Lille stats and analysis
It doesn't matter whether your betting strategy involves accumulators or singles, the bookmakers will offer odds on this game. Wolfsburg are currently priced at 2.25 to win, while the draw is 3.40. The away win for Lille at 3.20 could also rack up an accumulator.
Wolfsburg go into their final Champions League group match on 5 points, and positioned in last place in the group. They could still go through, they could reach the Europa League, and they can finish last. What a match we have waiting for us!
Having collected 8 points from their first five Champions League outings, Lille are aiming to advance from the group phase. Not quite there yet, they need a win to make things certain in this final 6th round. A win will see them claim first place.
According to the bookmakers, Wolfsburg are favourites to win. If one favours the away win, the odds are currently at 3.20 on the visitors. This means the bookies predict, they are in with a 31% chance of beating Lille. Placing your bet on Lille, the best price at the time of writing lies at 2.25.
Facts and figures for Wolfsburg vs Lille in Champions League.
- Wolfsburg unbeaten the last 7 matches in a row at home;
- Wolfsburg has won in the last 6 of 7 matches at home;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Wolfsburg's last 3 of 5 matches;
- Wolfsburg conceded in the last 5 of 7 matches.
- Lille unbeaten the last 3 matches in a row;
- Lille has lost in the last 5 of 6 matches when playing away;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Lille's last 3 of 5 matches;
- Total goals was OVER 2.5 in Lille's last 5 when playing away matches in the row.
Lineup Wolfsburg vs Lille
Current form — Wolfsburg v. Lille
Wolfsburg have had to endure a tough spell in their last 3 matches, from which, they have nothing to show. They were beaten 2-0 by Sevilla, before B. Dortmund ran out 3-1 winners. A third defeat on the trot followed against Mainz 05, who came out 3-0 winners.
Lille look well suited to take on any opponent at the moment, as their last 3 matches saw them gaining 7 points. They started off drawing 1-1 with Nantes, before downing first Rennes by 1-2, then Troyes in a 2-1 win.
Wolfsburg v. Lille — fixture history
The most recent outing in the Champions League between Wolfsburg and Lille took place in December 2014. The match failed to produce a winner, with the score reading 0-0 after the final whistle. Depending on your betting strategy, another draw will no doubt spike up your next accumulator. Wolfsburg head into their upcoming match against Lille with a 33% winning record in recent Champions League meetings. In 3 encounters, that amounts to a 1-2-0 record for the home side, as they amassed a win rate of 0%.
It is hard to look past Lukas Nmecha when searching for a goalscorer for Wolfsburg. Lukas Nmecha managed to hit the target 3 times in 6 previous outings for Wolfsburg. Jonathan David arrives here very keen to continue the momentum he has build up in his last 6 internationals for Lille. Scoring 4 goals in half a dozen matches is a decent output.