Our betting analysts at Ace Football preview the Ligue 1 round 15 game between Rennes and Monaco and offer team news, stats, facts and the best betting suggestions for the match.
The Ligue 1 game at Roazhon Park this coming Saturday sees visitors Monaco facing home side Rennes.
Rennes are 12th in the Ligue 1 rankings with 15 points after 14 matches played, whereas Monaco rank third in Ligue 1 with 27 points.
Team form: Rennes vs Monaco
In their last three matches, Rennes beat Reims by 3-1 and Maccabi Haifa by 0-3, before losing against Marseille by 2-0. Rennes managed to win two of their past six home matches in the Ligue 1. In the remaining four, they drew two and lost two, as they scored ten and conceded nine goals.
Monaco claimed four points in their last three matches, starting with a 0-0 draw with Le Havre. A 5-2 defeat against Paris Saint-Germain was next up, before beating Montpellier by 2-0. Monaco claimed just one win from the last six away games in the Ligue 1. They also drew three and were defeated two times, as they were outscored by 13 goals to 10.
Betting facts for Rennes and Monaco
Here are some fun facts that could come in handy when placing bets on the upcoming game between Rennes and Monaco. The facts are based on the stats from games played out across all tournaments.
- In 10 of the last 12 home matches Rennes played, both teams scored
- Rennes have not lost 14 of the last 16 home matches
- Rennes have scored in 15 of the last 16 home matches
- In 9 of the last 11 Rennes home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Rennes have conceded in 11 of the last 12 home matches
- Monaco have conceded in 17 of the last 19 away matches
- In 7 of the last 9 away matches Monaco played, both teams scored
- In 7 of the last 9 Monaco away matches the sum of goals was over 3.5
- In 7 of the last 9 Monaco away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Monaco have not won 8 of the last 10 away matches
Players under the radar: Rennes vs Monaco
Having scored just once lately in the Ligue 1, Benjamin Bourigeaud will be eager to hit the target again, and the upcoming game presents an opportunity to step up. Monaco hope Aleksandr Golovin can inflict some damage on their upcoming opponents by adding to his tally of three Ligue 1 goals in his last six Ligue 1 games.
Betting markets: Rennes vs Monaco
Rennes claimed a modest five wins from their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. They split the points with the visiting team in three of the games, whilst losing two. Monaco won two of their last 10 games away, drew four and lost four of the games in this run.
Both teams to score
Rennes scored first in seven of their last ten home games. Interestingly, Monaco scored the opening goal of the match in just three of their last ten games. Rennes have scored in 12 consecutive league meetings with Monaco.
In Rennes’s last ten games, there have been over 2.5 goals in six of them. They managed to average 1.4 goals per match across all tournaments. Over 2.5 goals happened in five of the last ten outings for Monaco, who managed to score 1.6 times in those matches. Rennes conceded a goal in their previous eight Ligue 1 matches on the bounce.
Betting tip: Rennes vs Monaco
In conclusion, we have a free betting prediction for this game between Rennes and Monaco. The betting tip was formed based on the abovementioned statements.