Nimes vs Rennes Preview, Tips and Odds


Nimes will face Rennes on Wednesday in a postponed game of the 12th round in Ligue 1. The home side are currently in the danger zone, sitting on 19th place with 15 points – five less than the first team outside the relegation zone. Rennes are up at 3rd position, having collected 33 points since the season’s beginning.

Nimes vs Rennes Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Nimes Win 1 W/ 0 D/ 1 L 1 W/ 0 D/ 0 L
Rennes Loss 1 W/ 0 D/ 1 L 0 W/ 0 D/ 1 L

Last game between the teams: 09.04.2019 Ligue 1: Nimes – Rennes 3:1; Renaud Ripart 24’, Denis Bouanga 55’, Antonin Bobichon 72’; Herve Lybohy 40’(own goal); Anthony Briancon from the home team was sent off with straight red card in the 45’; Benjamin Andre from the visiting team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 45’
Last game at this venue: 09.04.2019 Ligue 1: Nimes – Rennes 3:1; Renaud Ripart 24’, Denis Bouanga 55’, Antonin Bobichon 72’; Herve Lybohy 40’(own goal); Anthony Briancon from the home team was sent off with straight red card in the 45’; Benjamin Andre from the visiting team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 45’

Worth mentioning: Nimes and Rennes have met just two times in this century. On both occasions it was the home teams who won the matches, with Nimes triumphing 3:1 in the most recent one, after previously being trashed 4:0 in the first encounter. In total, both H2H clashes featured over 3,5 goals, while only the second witnessed goals at both ends.

Nimes vs Rennes Stats

As of 13.01 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Nimes Win 1 W/ 2 D/ 7 L 1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L
Rennes Loss 6 W/ 1 D/ 3 L 2 W/ 0 D/ 3 L

Last game Nimes: 11.01.2020 Ligue 1: Nimes – Reims 2:0; Renaud Ripart 15’, Yassine Benrahou 90’; Jacques-Alaixys Romao from the visiting team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 57’
Top performers Nimes: Renaud Ripart 4 goals 1 assist, Romain Philippoteaux 3 goals 2 assists, Ahoueke Denkey 3 goals.
Next game Nimes: 19.01.2020 Coupe de France: Dijon – Nimes
Last game Rennes: 10.01.2020 Ligue 1: Rennes – Marseille 0:1; Kevin Strootman 84’
Top performers Rennes: M’Baye Niang 8 goals, Adrien Hunou 5 goals, Raphinha 3 goals 2 assists.
Next game Rennes: 19.01.2020 Coupe de France: Athletico M – Rennes

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Nimes 8-24 6 5 1
Rennes 12-9 4 4 5

Worth mentioning: Nimes won on Saturday against the visiting Reims side, to record their first victory in nine matches. The team finished in draw their only other game in 2020, quite a positive start to the year, after Nimes ended 2019 with seven defeats and a single draw in their last eight encounters. Three of their last five outings produced over 2,5 goals, and only the same three also saw both involved sides to hit the back of the nets.
Rennes lost 0:1 at home to Marseille on Friday, and are yet to score their first goal in 2020, as they ended in a goalless draw a cup meeting with Amiens the previous weekend, only to prevail on penalties. Four of the last five Rennes matches featured under 1,5 goals, as only one witnessed goals at both ends.

Nimes vs Rennes News

Missing players Nimes: Clement Depres is doubtful.
Missing players Rennes: Jonas Martin is injured. Clement Grenier, Jakob Johansson and Metehan Guclu are questionable.

Nimes vs Rennes Predictions

Nimes to win – 3.30 @ bet365

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