Rennes vs Lille Preview, Tips and Odds

Roazhon Park will welcome the teams of Lille and Rennes on Sunday for their match of the 21st Ligue 1 round. Rennes are currently occupying 5th place in the standings on thirty-six points, while Lille are up to 2nd on equal fourty-two with league-leaders from Paris Saint-Germain.

Rennes vs Lille Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Rennes Draw 8 W/ 7 D/ 5 L 7 W/ 3 D/ 0 L
Lille Draw 5 W/ 7 D/ 8 L 0 W/ 3 D/ 7 L

Last game between the teams: 22.08.2020 Ligue 1: Lille – Rennes 1:1; Jonathan Bamba 40’; Damien Da Silva 74’; Reinaldo Mandava from the home team was sent off with straight red card in the 43’; Sacha Boey from the visiting team was sent off with straight red card in the 35’
Last game at this venue: 22.09.2019 Ligue 1: Rennes – Lille 1:1; Adrien Hinou 68’; Jonathan Ikone 47’

Worth mentioning: The two teams last faced each other in August 2020, but failed to determine a winner ending in 1:1 stalemate in a fiery affair which saw both teams reduced to ten men inside the 1st period. Two of the last three H2H clashes finished with that same outcome and score. None of the teams managed to score more than a goal across the previous three encounters, as besides the two draws Lille recorded a slender 1:0 win. None of the last six and only one of the last twenty was won by the visiting sides. Two of the last five meetings produced over 2,5 goals, as four witnessed goals at both ends.

Rennes vs Lille Stats

As of 21.01 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Rennes Win 5 W/ 2 D/ 3 L 2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L
Lille Win 7 W/ 1 D/ 2 L 3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L

Last game Rennes: 17.01.2021 Ligue 1: Brest – Rennes 1:2; Franck Honorat 4’; Benjamin Bourigeaud 7’, Ckement Grenier 77’(penalty)
Top performers Rennes: Benjamin Bourigeaud 4 goals 3 assists, Damien Da Silva 4 goals, Adrien Hunou 4 goals.
Next game Rennes: 30.01.2021 Ligue 1: Marseille – Rennes
Last game Lille: 17.01.2021 Ligue 1: Lille – Reims 2:1; Jonathan Bamba 48’, Jonathan David 90’; Arber Zeneli 36’
Top performers Lille: Burak Yilmaz 9 goals 4 assists, Jonathan Bamba 6 goals 7 assists, Yusuf Yazaci 5 goals 3 assists.
Next game Lille: 31.01.2021 Ligue 1: Lille – Dijon

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Rennes 12-10 5 4 4
Lille 17-11 7 7 3

Worth mentioning: Rennes recorded their first win for 2021 on Sunday, when prevailing 1:2 over Brest away from home. Both of their previous two matches ended in draws, with the team unbeaten in seven consecutive meetings. Just three of Rennes last thirteen encounters were won by the teams playing at home, while the away sides triumphed on seven occasions for the period. Three of Rennes last five outings resulted in over 2,5 goals, only the most recent two saw both involved teams to score.
Lille triumphed with 2:1 score at home against Reims on Sunday. They are on a run of two back-to-back victories and lost just three of the last twenty matches across all tournaments. The team’s solid defense has been the catalyst for their good form, as Lille conceded more than a goal on five occasions during the previous twenty clashes, but managed to win just one and dropped points four times. Three of their last five games featured over 2,5 goals, and each of the same also witnessed goals at both ends.

Rennes vs Lille News

Missing players Rennes: Georginio Rutter, Flavien Tait, Damien Da Silva, Sehrou Guirassy and Daniele Rugani are injured.
Missing players Lille: Jeremy Pied and Zeki Celik are injured.

Rennes vs Lille Predictions

Draw – 3.10 @ bet365