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Ace Football previews the Ligue 1 round 11 match between Nice and Rennes and offers team news, stats and a free betting tip with the latest odds.

Nice welcome Rennes for a clash in the Ligue 1 at Allianz Riviera on Sunday.

Nice rank top of the Ligue 1 standings with 22 points after ten matches. Rennes occupy a position as eighth in the league on 12 points.


Form: Nice vs Rennes

Nice Form

In their last three outings, Nice won 0-1 against Metz, beat Marseille by 1-0 and hammered Clermont Foot 0-1. Nice won three of their previous six matches at Allianz Riviera in the Ligue 1. They drew three and suffered zero defeats, scoring seven goals to two against.

Rennes Form

Rennes claimed four points from a possible nine in their last three matches across all tournaments, which opened with a defeat 2-1 against Lorient. A 1-2 win followed against Panathinaikos, before drawing 1-1 with Strasbourg. Rennes won twice, while also recording three draws, and one defeat in their last six away matches in the Ligue 1. The scoreline from these matches says four goals conceded and nine scored.

Betting stats for Nice and Rennes

Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on the stats from the last couple of matches that Nice and Rennes played across all tournaments.

  • Nice have not lost the last 10 matches in a row
  • In 16 of the last 18 Nice home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Nice have won the last 3 matches in a row without conceding a goal
  • In 12 of the last 14 Nice matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • In the last 5 Nice matches the sum of goals was under 1.5
  • In the last 6 Rennes away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In the last 3 matches in a row Rennes played, both teams scored
  • In 6 of the last 8 Rennes matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Rennes have not won 6 of the last 7 away matches
  • Rennes have lost 3 of the last 4 matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals

Players to watch: Nice vs Rennes

Terem Moffi is showing good form for Nice, scoring two goals in their last six matches. Benjamin Bourigeaud scored once in his previous half dozen outings.

Full-time result

Nice have really struck gold when it comes to form, having not lost any of their previous 13 matches in Ligue 1. Before their upcoming match, Nice look back on eight games on home soil without losing. Nice racked up four wins from a possible 10 across all tournaments at Allianz Riviera. They drew five and lost one. Rennes won four of their previous 10 away, drew three, and lost three times.

Both teams to score

Nice have not conceded a goal in five consecutive games in Ligue 1. Both teams have scored in the last four Rennes games. Nice have been ready from the outset, scoring the opening goal no less than seven times in their previous 10 outings. Rennes scored the first goal of the game in four of their last 10 games. Nice have scored in five consecutive league meetings with Rennes.

Total goals

In their last ten matches across all tournaments, Nice saw one of them finish with more than 2.5 goals, with themselves scoring an average of 1.1 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the last ten games for Rennes, who scored 1.3 times on average in these matches. Nice didn’t concede a goal in their last five Ligue 1 matches.

Betting suggestion: Nice vs Rennes

In conclusion, we have a free betting prediction for this game between Nice and Rennes. The betting tip was formed based on the abovementioned statements.

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