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Ligue 1: Reims vs Rennes – Betting preview

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Ace Football previews the Ligue 1 round 34 match between Reims and Rennes and offers team news, stats and a free betting tip with the latest odds.

Both Reims and Rennes are currently enjoying the comforts of mid-table in the Ligue 1. Both teams will be eager to make a push for an even stronger position, when going toe-to-toe this coming Sunday.


Team form: Reims vs Rennes

Reims Form

Reims have four points to show from their last three matches, as they lost 4-1 against Clermont Foot, before drawing 1-1 with Brest. They won their most recent game 1-0 against Marseille. Reims only pulled off two wins from a possible six in recent Ligue 1 matches on home soil. Of the remaining four matches, they drew two and lost two, as they scored five and conceded five goals.

Rennes Form

Rennes claimed four points from a possible nine in their last three matches across all tournaments, which opened with a defeat 4-5 against Brest. A 2-3 win followed against Metz, before drawing 1-1 with Lens. Rennes claimed two wins against two draws and two defeats in their last six away matches in the Ligue 1. The scoreline from these matches reads eight goals conceded and nine scored.

Betting stats and facts for Reims and Rennes

Here are some stats and facts that might be useful for betting on the upcoming match between Reims and Rennes. The facts are based on the data from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all competitions.

  • In 9 of the last 11 matches Reims played, both teams scored
  • In 9 of the last 11 matches Reims played in the Ligue 1, both teams scored
  • In 13 of the last 15 Reims home matches in the Ligue 1, the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 11 of the last 12 Reims home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Reims have not won 13 of the last 15 matches
  • Rennes have scored in 14 of the last 16 matches in the Ligue 1
  • Rennes have conceded in 13 of the last 15 matches
  • In the last 4 Rennes matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • In the last 4 Rennes matches in the Ligue 1, the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Rennes have conceded in 10 of the last 12 away matches

In-form players: Reims vs Rennes

Look no further than Keito Nakamura, when searching for a marksman currently in good shape. He hit the target twice lately for Reims in the Ligue 1, while Arnaud Kalimuendo-Muinga managed four goals in the last half dozen matches for Rennes in this tournament. No doubt, both are looking to add to their total once again.

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Full-time result

Reims won four of their previous 10 matches across all tournaments at Stade Auguste Delaune. They drew three and lost three as well, while Rennes won four of their last 10 games away. They drew two and lost four.

Both teams to score

Reims scored the first goal of the match in five games from a possible ten. Rennes got the opening goal in five out of their last ten away games. Rennes should feel cheery over the chances of getting at least one goal in on Sunday, as Reims only managed two clean sheets in the previous 10 matches. Rennes claimed two clean sheets in their last 10 games. Reims have scored in 9 consecutive home meetings with Rennes.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals happened in five of Reims’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of one goal during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in five of the last ten outings for Rennes, who managed to score 1.6 times in those matches.

Betting prediction: Reims vs Rennes

To sum up, the upcoming match between Reims and Rennes seems to be a good betting opportunity. Considering the above statements, we have come up with a betting prediction for this Ligue 1 game.

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