Stade des Costieres will welcome the teams of Nimes and Lorient for a postponed match of Ligue 1 21st round on Wednesday. The two sides are neighbors in the standings, both currently sitting in the relegation zone, with Lorient occupying 18th position on twenty-three points, while Nimes are one down at 19th with two points less.
Nimes vs Lorient Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Nimes||Loss||4 W/ 1 D/ 5 L||2 W/ 0 D/ 2 L|
|Lorient||Win||5 W/ 1 D/ 4 L||2 W/ 0 D/ 2 L|
Last game between the teams: 13.12.2020 Ligue 1: Lorient – Nimes 3:0; Quentin Boisgard 2’, Pierre Yves Hamel 29’(penalty), Yoane Wissa 90’
Last game at this venue: 24.02.2018 Ligue 2: Nimes – Lorient 1:0; Ibrahima Conte 4’(own goal); Teji Savanier from the home team and Ibrahima Conte from the visiting team were send off with straight red cards in the 90’; Denis Bouanga from the visiting team was sent off with straight red card in the 60’
Worth mentioning: Lorient trashed Nimes 3:0 at home when the teams met for the last time in December of 2020. Only three games have been played inside the last decade, with Nimes winning both previous matches with one goal margins. Only one draw has been registered across all ten H2H clashes. Three of the last five games featured over 2,5 goals, while two witnessed goals at both ends. Four matches have taken place at Stade des Costieres, with both of Nimes victories coming via 1:0 scores, while Lorient’s two triumphs were achieved with 1:2 scores.
Nimes vs Lorient Stats
|As of 22.02||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Nimes||Win||3 W/ 0 D/ 7 L||1 W/ 0 D/ 4 L|
|Lorient||Loss||4 W/ 3 D/ 3 L||0 W/ 3 D/ 2 L|
Last game Nimes: 21.02.2021 Ligue 1: Nimes – Bordeaux 2:0; Birger Meling 14’, Renaud Ripart 71’; Loris Benito from the visiting team was sent off with straight red card in the 68’
Top performers Nimes: Renaud Ripart 6 goals, Zinedine Ferhat 4 goals 5 assists, Niclas Eliasson 4 goals 1 assist.
Next game Nimes: 28.02.2021 Ligue 1: Nimes – Nantes
Last game Lorient: 21.02.2021 Ligue 1: Lorient – Lille 1:4; Jerome Hergault 23’; Andrew Gravillon 21’(own goal), Jose Fonte 38’, Jonathan Ikone 59’, Domagoj Bradaric 90’
Top performers Lorient: Teremas Moffi 8 goals 1 assist, Yoane Wissa 6 goals 1 assist, Pierre Yves Hamel 4 goals 2 assists.
Next game Lorient: 28.02.2021 Ligue 1: Lorient – St Etienne
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Nimes recorded a comfortable 2:0 home win against Bordeaux on Sunday. They are now on a run of two back-to-back victories, both achieved with the same score. Before those recent triumphs, Nimes had won two of the previous eighteen encounters, allowing fifteen defeats in the process. No draw has been registered in the team’s last ten clashes and only one across last twenty. Three of Nimes last five meetings produced over 2,5 goals, while two saw both involved sides to hit the targets.
Lorient suffered a heavy 1:4 home defeat at the hands of league leader Lille on Sunday. Prior to that loss, the team was unbeaten in six straight meetings, recording four victories and two draws. Only the most recent of Lorient’s last eight matches ended in a win for the visiting sides, while the hosts triumphed on five occasions for the period. Three of the team’s last five games resulted in over 2,5 goals, as four witnessed goals at both ends. Lorient have failed to win any of the last eight visits and were victorious in just one of the last fifteen.
Nimes vs Lorient News
Missing players Nimes: Clement Depres, Loick Landre, Pablo Martinez, Nolan Roux, Sidy Sarr and Antoine Valerio are injured.
Missing players Lorient: Thomas Fontaine and Matthieu Saunier are injured.
Nimes vs Lorient Predictions
Under 2,5 goals – 1.93 @ bet365