Ligue 1 Tips: Riviera outfits set to rule as French League action resumes
James Eastham takes a look at the odds and picks out the smart bets ahead of the latest round of action in France's top flight...
Underrated visitors the smart selection
Monaco are also in better form than Lyon: they've won their last three matches, scoring eight goals in the process. During the same time period, Lyon are a mediocre W1-D2-L0.
Nice to storm to victory
Nice's are W5-D2-L1 from their opening eight games and look as good as any other side in the chasing pack behind odds-on title favourites PSG.
A defence marshalled by former Bayern Munich centre-back Dante has kept five clean sheets in eight matches, another reason why Nice are a smart bet on Sunday.