Nimes and Lyon will face each other on Friday for a game of the 17th round in Ligue 1. The hosts in this match are sitting in the relegation zone on 19th place with 12 points, while Lyon are up at 8th with ten more points than their next opponents.
Nimes vs Lyon Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Nimes||Loss||0 W/ 0 D/ 2 L||0 W/ 0 D/ 1 L|
|Lyon||Win||2 W/ 0 D/ 0 L||1 W/ 0 D/ 0 L|
Last game between the teams: 24.05.2019 Ligue 1: Nimes – Lyon 2:3; Renaud Ripart 11’, Antonin Bobichon 45’; Maxwel Cornet 6’, 89’, Tanguy Ndombele 90’
Last game at this venue: 24.05.2019 Ligue 1: Nimes – Lyon 2:3; Renaud Ripart 11’, Antonin Bobichon 45’; Maxwel Cornet 6’, 89’, Tanguy Ndombele 90’
Worth mentioning: Both sides have met just twice in this decade, as Nimes spent the majority of the time in the lower levels of the French football. Lyon recorded two victories, 2:0 at home and 2:3 in their visit to Nimes. The most recent meeting produced plenty of emotions, as the lead changed three times. Lyon opened the scoring, as early as the 6th minute, only for Nimes to score twice before the break and take the lead. Max Cornet scored in the 89th minute to equalize, and Tanguy Ndombele delivered all three points for his team with a stoppage time goal.
Nimes vs Lyon Stats
|As of 04.12||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Nimes||Loss||1 W/ 4 D/ 5 L||2 W/ 2 D/ 1 L|
|Lyon||Loss||5 W/ 1 D/ 4 L||2 W/ 0 D/ 3 L|
Last game Nimes: 03.12.2019 Ligue 1: Bordeaux – Nimes 6:0; Josh Maja 24’, 37’, 53’, Nicolas De Preville 58’, Otavio 76’, 87’
Top performers Nimes: Romain Philippoteaux 3 goals 2 assists, Renaud Ripart 3 goals 1 assist, Ahoueke Denkey 3 goals.
Next game Nimes: 14.12.2019 Ligue 1: Nimes – Nantes
Last game Lyon: 03.12.2019 Ligue 1: Lyon – Lille 0:1; Jonathan Ikone 68’
Top performers Lyon: Moussa Dembele 10 goals, Memphis Depay 7 goals 1 assist, Jeff Reine-Adelaide 3 goals 4 assists.
Next game Lyon: 10.12.2019 Champions League: Lyon – RB Leipzig
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Nimes are without a victory in their last four games, losing three times in the process. On Tuesday the team was trashed in their visit to Bordeaux with the final score of 6:0. Three of Nimes last five outings produced over 2,5 goals, while two saw both involved sides to score. Only one of their previous fourteen matches was won by the visiting teams.
Lyon continued the trend to alternate victories with defeats, and lost on Tuesday at home to Lille. No draw has been registered in the teams’s last nine encounters. Three of Lyon’s last five matches featured over 2,5 goals, and only the same three also witnessed goals at both ends, as they all ended with the same score of 2:1.
Nimes vs Lyon News
Missing players Nimes: Loick Landre, Theo Sainte-Luce and Clement Depres are doubtful.
Missing players Lyon: Fernando Marcal is suspended. Ciprian Anton Tatarusanu and Leo Dubois are injured.
Nimes vs Lyon Predictions
Lyon to win – 1.90 @ bet365