Ligue 1 Action at the Roazhon Park – Rennes face Nantes

Rennes vs. Nantes

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The Roazhon Park sees Sunday action as Rennes take on Nantes – 5:00pm GMT.

Sunday’s clash at the Roazhon Park- sees fifth placed Nantes, travel to twelfth-placed Rennes in the Ligue 1.

Rennes’ Ligue 1 season, has so far seen them gain two points, going into this game

Rennes have dropped four points in their last two games – 1-1 at Brest and 1-1 at RC Lens.

With twelfth, they currently sit two points in the League drawn two matches.

When Rennes host Nantes, they will do so on the back of one draws on their own ground.

Rennes will see 5 points so far this season, should they secure a win.

Injury and illness have depleted Bruno Genesio’s Rennes and they will likely be missing two key personnel for Sunday’s match.

Nantes have so far accrued four points in this season of the Ligue 1

Nantes will be keen to retain their winning form, having beaten FC Metz 2-0 in their last match.

Can Nantes extend their incredible run of one wins? Their position is fifth in the League, and they have four points having won one game and drawn one game.

Nantes have drawn one game of their one League matches playing away this season.

Victory for Nantes would take their points tally to 7 so far this season.

Good atacking and defensive team

Nantes have a solid defence, having so far only conceded one goal in their previous fixtures. Nantes have a good scoring record this season, with three netted so far. This has been largely down to the key attacking players: Ludovic Blas (1), Jean-Charles Castelletto (1), and Randal Kolo Muani (1).

Nantes’s ever growing list of players missing due to injury or illness to be a concern for Antoine Kombouare, ahead of this Sunday’s fixture against their opponents.

Rennes v Nantes – Head-to-Head.

The outcome of any game is never certain, but history would lead us to suspect that a draw is unlikely. Both teams have had an equal number of wins over 47 matches in the past seasons. Their most recent encounter in this competition was April 2021 and the score line ended up with a 1-0 away win for Nantes. In their previous clashes, both sides got on the scoresheet and it’s rated at 54.35% that they both score once more on Sunday.

Rennes to win – odds are 54.05 percent in favour.

Players to watch

For Rennes, Sehrou Guirassy scored
one goal in 2 League fixtures this Ligue 1 Season, while Ludovic Blas contributed with
one goal in 2 League matches this campaign for Nantes.