Lyon – Rennes : Preview & Prediction
Rennes has obtained very good results during its last 3 visits to Groupama Stadium. Indeed, the Breton club has signed 3 victories in the last two seasons in the league (2-0 and 2-0) and the Coupe de France (3-2) last April. Stade Rennais is in an excellent dynamic, pocketing 4 victories in its last 4 outings against St Etienne (2-1), in Metz (1-0), ahead of Angers (2-1) in Ligue 1 and against Lazio Rome (2-0) in the Europa League. The good current career of Stephan’s protégés allows Rennes to come back to the fore, to an honorable 4th place with 2 points ahead of Lyon, 7th. Olympique Lyonnais, which has had a checkered performance, has alternated between good and not so good this season. The Gones however validated this Tuesday evening their qualification for the 1 / 8th finals of the Champions League after their draw at home to Leipzig (2-2). A draw which comes after 1 home defeat against Lille (1-0) and 1 insignificant success at Nîmes (4-0) who played the whole game 10 against 11 then a game at 9. Rennes could surprise once again OL on their land.
Rennes are on a current series of 3 successes in a row at Groupama Stadium, League Cup and Ligue 1 combined.
Rennes is better ranked than Olympique Lyonnais.
Stade Rennais is on a running series of 4 wins in a row, including L1 and C3.
Lyon have only 2 successes in their last 5 matches.
Lyon was hooked by Leipzig (2-2) in C1 but confirmed their participation for the 1 / 8th finals.
Victorious during its 3 previous visits, Stade Rennais could once again get a good result at Groupama Stadium.
Lyon – Rennes : Betting Tips
Lyon – Win Odds: 1.55
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70