Our betting experts at Ace Football preview the Ligue 1 match between Reims and Strasbourg. Keep reading to get the latest team news, stats and betting tips.
The spotlight is on both Reims and Strasbourg. They face each other this coming Friday in the Ligue 1 at Stade Auguste Delaune.
Ranked as number 5 in the Ligue 1 standings, Reims, have so far collected 20 points this season, while Strasbourg collected 13 points. This puts them up as number 13 after 12 rounds.
Team form: Reims vs Strasbourg
Reims managed one win in the last three matches, which was a 0-1 victory against Nantes. They went on to lose 0-3 against PSG, before getting dumped in a 3-1 defeat against Rennes. In their last six Ligue 1 home matches, Reims have three wins, while they’ve drawn zero and lost three. They scored seven and conceded eight goals.
Having collected three points from their previous three matches without winning, Strasbourg are on the lookout for a win again. Against Rennes, they settled for a 1-1 draw, before splitting the points with Clermont Foot in a 0-0 draw. In their latest match, they once again had to settle for a single point after drawing 1-1 against Marseille. Strasbourg claimed just one win from the last six away games in the Ligue 1. They also drew one and were defeated four times, as they were outscored by 11 goals to three.
Betting stats for Reims and Strasbourg
Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on the stats from the most recent games that Reims and Strasbourg played across all competitions.
- Reims have scored in 23 of the last 25 matches
- Reims have scored in 20 of the last 22 home matches
- In 8 of the last 10 Reims matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 7 of the last 9 Reims home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Reims have not lost 7 of the last 9 matches
- In 14 of the last 15 Strasbourg matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 12 of the last 14 Strasbourg away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Strasbourg have not won 10 of the last 11 matches
- Strasbourg have conceded in 10 of the last 11 away matches
- Strasbourg have not won 9 of the last 11 away matches
Players on top: Reims vs Strasbourg
Having scored just once in six Ligue 1 matches, Junya Ito hopes to rediscover his scoring instincts on Friday. Simultaneously, Strasbourg hope to see Lebo Mothiba adding to his recent strike of a single goal in six Ligue 1 outings.
Betting markets: Reims vs Strasbourg
Of their 10 most recent games at Stade Auguste Delaune across all tournaments, Reims won six times, drew one and lost three. Strasbourg won two of their recent 10 games on their travels, as well as drawing three and losing five. Strasbourg have not lost to Reims in four consecutive meetings.
Both teams to score
Of the previous 10 outings, Reims scored the opening goal six times. Curiously, Strasbourg only scored the opening goal of the match in two of the last 10 games. Strasbourg have scored in three consecutive meetings with Reims at Stade Auguste Delaune.
Over 2.5 goals happened in six of Reims’s last ten matches in all tournaments. They banged in an average of 1.3 goals on the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in four of the last ten outings for Strasbourg, who managed to score 0.6 times in those matches.
Betting suggestion: Reims vs Strasbourg
In conclusion, we have a free betting prediction for this game between Reims and Strasbourg. The betting tip was formed based on the abovementioned statements.