Rennes – Lille Prediction (2017-10-21)

Rennes – Lille Prediction (2017-10-21)

Rennes – Lille : Preview & Prediction

After 1 win, 3 draws and 5 losses, the home team is in 15th place, having won 6 points. In the last match, they lost with Guingamp away by (2-0), after having lost at home in a game against Caen by (0-1). This is a team that maintains the income when it plays outside its stadium, because in the last 30 games it registers 3 wins, 5 draws and 7 losses as a visitor; against 4 wins, 5 draws and 6 losses in his stadium. For the championship, Rennes have won 1 point in 12 chances, after 1 draw and 3 defeats in their last 4 games at their stadium.

In this competition, you do not win in your stadium for 4 matches. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point as he has conceded at least one goal in each of the last 9 games in this competition. In 9 games in this competition, suffered the first goal 5 times and never managed to turn the score.

The Rennes team arrives for this match with a defeat suffered at the home of Guingamp 2-0, thus adding to the second consecutive defeat by the French championship. Normally Rennes are active in the 4-2-3-1, benefiting the possession of balls and organized attacks, mainly through the sides. Firmin Mubele is still the highlight of Rennes with 3 goals and 2 assists. For this match coach Christian Gourcuff will not be able to count on suspended Khazri.

After 1 win, 3 draws and 4 losses, the visiting team is in 16th place, having won 6 points. In the last match, they tied with Troyes at home for (2-2), after having lost at home in a game against Monaco by (0-4). This is a team that curiously shows more positive results than at home, since in the last 30 games it has recorded 6 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses as a visitor, with a total of 17 goals scored and 17 conceded. Already inside the home, he won 5 wins, 3 draws and 7 losses, with a total of 20 goals scored and 20 conceded. His last away game for this competition ended with a 1-0 loss to Guingamp. In the last 10 games as a visitor Lille won 3, drew 2 and lost 5. The team conceded goals in 6 of the last 8 games for this competition, so it has not been very strong defensively. The team has had many difficulties in scoring first. In fact, it only opened the scoring once in the last eight matches for Ligue 1. In 8 games in this competition, it suffered the first goal 6 times and never managed to turn the score.

The Lille team arrives to this match with a 1-1 draw against Troyes, making it their seventh consecutive game without winning in this competition. Highlight for the goals that were scored by Thiago Mendes and Luiz Araújo. In this confrontation held away from home coach Marcelo Bielsa should opt for a more defensive strategy with the most backward lines, aiming to exploit only the counterattacks. Remembering that El Ghazi is a very fast and dangerous player in this type of play. Already Nicolas de Préville is the best scorer of this team with 2 goals in total. For this game, the coach will not be able to count on Edgar Ié, suspended, outside Soumaoro and Kouamé, both injured.

Rennes – Lille : Betting Tips

Rennes and Lille face each other at Roazhon Park in a 10-round Ligue 1 game. At this stage, the history of direct confrontation is favorable to the home team, which has 3 wins and 2 draws in the last 5 games. In fact, the last time they faced in this stage was in 15-04-2017, in a game for the Ligue 1 that finished with the victory of Rennes by (2-0). The goals of the match were scored by N. Mubele (3 ‘) and G. Sio (29’) for Rennes. In this match the home factor could play an important role, since Lille presents significant differences in the results achieved at home and as a visitor.

Rennes – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70