NIMES, FRANCE - April 9: Renaud Ripart #20 of Nimes in action during the Nimes V Stade Rennes, French Ligue 1, regular season match at Stade des Costières on April 9th 2019, Nimes, France (Photo by Tim Clayton/Corbis via Getty Images)
Match Date: Wed, 15-Jan-20
Kick-Off Time: 18:00 GMT

Fixtures

Nimes‘s last game in the Ligue 1 – 2019/2020 was on Sat, 11-Jan-20. The match ended in a W for this game’s hosts with a final score of Nimes 2 : 0 Reims.

Rennes‘s last game in the Ligue 1 – 2019/2020 was on Fri, 10-Jan-20. The match ended in a L for this game’s guests with a final score of Rennes 0 : 1 Marseille.


Standings

Rennes are currently sitting higher in the league table. They are in slot number 3 in the standings. After 19 rounds so far, they have 33 points from 10 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses. The team scored 24 goals and conceded 18 since the start of the season. Making their goal difference +6.

Nimes are number 19 in the league table standings. After 19 rounds so far, they have 15 points from 3 wins, 6 draws and 10 losses. The team scored 15 goals and conceded 32 since the start of the season. Making their goal difference -17.


Team News

Haris Duljevic is sidelined again, suffering from an unspecified muscle tear.
Nîmes impressed in a 4-2-3-1 formation against Reims at the weekend, earning a vital win for their survival hopes; it’s unlikely they will make wholesale changes here.
Bordeaux loanee Yassine Benrahou sparkled in a central attacking role against Reims and should keep his place here.

Édouard Mendy and Eduardo Camavinga are both doubts after picking up knocks against Marseille on Friday.
Flavien Tait and Gerzino Nyamsi are both fit again, and Tait could claim a place in the visitors’ XI.
Look for Rennes to line up in a 4-4-2 formation with few options in midfield.


Top Players

Nimes‘s top scorer this season is R. Ripart with 4 goals so far this season. Z. Ferhat has assisted the most with 3 assists since the start of the campaign.

Rennes‘s top scorer this season is M. Niang with 8 goals so far this season. R. D. Castillo has assisted the most with 5 assists since the start of the campaign.


Head To Head

When it comes to direct head to head meetings between these two sides, Nimes‘s winning record is 1/2. The visitors’ record is 1/2. 0/2 is the draw record between them.

The last match between the two side was on 09-04-2019 and the final score was Nimes 3 : 1 Rennes.


Betting Tips

Both teams to score @ 1.90 – BET HERE

Over 2.5 goals @ 1.53 – BET HERE