Rennes vs Lyon Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
Match Rennes vs Lyon brings us a perfect betting opportunity on Friday night. Both sides are highly motivated for the game and we will enjoy in good football with lots of midfield duels and fouls. The home side are under the pressure after earning only one point from the opening game, while on the other side Lyon are eager to win another three points in the new season.
Rennes change their squad over the summer and with new nine players will be a fresh team who have high ambitions in the new Ligue 1 season. But also they have let 10 players to leave Roazhon Park, and now maybe they need some time to play well organised. Their main objective for the match will be to keep the clean sheet, but it will not be an easy task.
On the other side Lyon began the new Ligue 1 season with a win against newly promoted Strasbourg. On this match Lyon have scored four goals and they really play fantastic and attractive football. Lyon have played with over 2.5 goals in the last eight games, and in the last four scored at least three goals. For sure Memphis Depay will be a new star man, but also Mariano plays in fantastic form. Alexandre Lacazette has sold to Premier League side Arsenal for almost £50 million, and all expect from Lyon to spend the money on several good signings for the new season.
When it comes to their mutual encounters, nine of the last 11 previous meetings between the teams were finished with under 2.5 goals. Lyon have won three of the last six matches against Rennes, while two games finished without a winner. Enjoy in very good football game and don't miss to bet on this match and win a big. Read our betting preview and take your chance with our football prediction and betting tips.
Rennes don't have big injury concerns before this game against Lyon. Yoann Gourcuff and Rais M'bolhi are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready to play.
On the other side Lyon also have almost all players ready for the game. Ferland Mendy is injured and he is only one player who can't play for sure. Bertrand Traoré is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match. All other players are available and they are highly motivated to win another one game in the new season.
Possible starting lineups
Rennes: Diallo; Baal, Bensebain, Gnagnon, Danze; Maouassa, Bourigeaud, Andre, Hunou; Sarr; Mubele
Lyon: Lopes; Rafael, Marcelo, Morel, Marcal; Tousart, Darder; Traore, Fekir, Depay; Mariano
Rennes vs Lyon Prediction
Another one very good football game to increase our payouts on Friday night. Rennes play at home against Lyon and we expect a true football fight for the points. The hosts like to play strong football and they will play very cautious, so their main objective for this game will be to keep a clean sheet. On the other side Lyon are coming into this game to score at least one goal more and to win all three points. They like to play offensive and attractive football and ball possession is one of their main objectives for the clash. Lyon have scored at least 3 goals in their last 4 matches and we will enjoy in lots of scoring chances for them against Rennes.
Our prediction and betting tips for the match Rennes vs Lyon Prediction: Lyon to win. We expect from Lyon to score in both halves, but no more then exactly one goal per half. So our second betting pick for the match is Correct Score 1-2. Of course it is risky bet, but sometimes if you want to win a big then have to take a risk. Also you can try to bet on Mariano to score. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.