Match Date: Sat, 21-Dec-19
Kick-Off Time: 19:45 GMT

Fixtures

Reims‘s last game in the Coupe de la Ligue – 2019/2020 – League Cup was on Tue, 17-Dec-19. The match ended in a W for this game’s hosts with a final score of Reims 1 : 0 Montpellier.

Lyon‘s last game in the Coupe de la Ligue – 2019/2020 – League Cup was on Wed, 18-Dec-19. The match ended in a W for this game’s guests with a final score of Lyon 4 : 1 Toulouse.


Standings

Reims are currently sitting higher in the league table. They are in slot number 6 in the standings. After 17 rounds so far, they have 27 points from 7 wins, 6 draws and 4 losses. The team scored 15 goals and conceded 9 since the start of the season. Making their goal difference +6.

Lyon are number 8 in the league table standings. After 18 rounds so far, they have 25 points from 7 wins, 4 draws and 7 losses. The team scored 28 goals and conceded 17 since the start of the season. Making their goal difference +11.


Team News

Alaixys Romao returned on Tuesday and should start again here, partnering Marshall Munetsi in midfield.
Ghislain Konan missed out in midweek and is still struggling with a back injury.
Tristan Dingomé was rested in the week but should feature here.

Lyon played an innovative 3-4-3 in the week but should revert back to a 4-3-3 here.
Aouar could also play in central midfield, or as a number 10, with Martin Terrier coming into the side in his stead.
Maxence Caqueret has impressed in midfield with his combative style and could be given a chance as well.


Top Players

Reims‘s top scorer this season is B. Dia with 5 goals so far this season. M. Cafaro has assisted the most with 2 assists since the start of the campaign.

Lyon‘s top scorer this season is M. Dembele with 10 goals so far this season. T. Mendes has assisted the most with 4 assists since the start of the campaign.


Head To Head

When it comes to direct head to head meetings between these two sides, Reims‘s winning record is 2/6. The visitors’ record is 3/6. 1/6 is the draw record between them.

The last match between the two side was on 11-01-2019 and the final score was Lyon 1 : 1 Reims.


Betting Tips

Both teams to score @ 1.90 – BET HERE

Over 2.5 goals @ 1.53 – BET HERE