Lyon vs Reims Predictions, Betting Tips and Match Preview

Lyon vs Reims match preview for the Ligue One fixture, written by experienced sports betting expert.

Ligue One
11 Jan 2019
Parc Olympique Lyonnais
BT Sport
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Lyon and Reims are playing against each other in a match of round 20 of Ligue One. Over the week The Kids were knocked out in the ¼-finals of the French League Cup after a defeat at home against Strasbourg with 2-1. In the league, Lyon are on the third position, with two points behind the second team – Lille, but with a game less. At home, The Kids are underperforming and have just six wins in ten fixtures.

Reims didn’t play during the week and will be feeling fresher than their opponent on Friday. The guests have played just one game in 2019 – victory with 2-0 versus Lens for the League Cup. Reims have improved their performance and recorded only one loss in the previous six fixtures in Ligue One.

In the recent months is hard for Lyon to achieve a victory in the league. The Kids have won just half of the previous ten games in Ligue One – three of them were against Angers, Monaco and Guingamp. On the other hand, Reims’ form in the recent fixtures is impressive. The guests have shown that they are not afraid to play against the top teams of France and were unbeaten in their two away fixtures in December against Lille and Marseille. We expect similar development on Parc Olympique Lyonnais and new failure for The Kids.

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Lyon vs Reims Head to Head

Lyon will want to take revenge of their opponent after the team have lost the previous two games against Reims. The second defeat was in the second round of this season with the minimal 0-1.
The Kids were on a run of five straight victories before these defeats. In five of the last ten fixtures have been scored over 2.5 goals.

17.08.2018Ligue OneReims vs Lyon1-0
14.05.2016Ligue OneReims vs Lyon4-1
03.10.2015Ligue OneLyon vs Reims1-0
26.04.2015Ligue OneReims vs Lyon2-4
04.12.2014Ligue OneLyon vs Reims2-1
19.01.2014Ligue OneReims vs Lyon0-2

Lyon vs Reims Stats

  • In three of the previous five games of Lyon in all competitions have been scored over 2.5 goals.
  • Lyon have conceded two goals in each of the previous six fixtures on Parc Olympique Lyonnais.
  • In the last five away games of Reims have been scored under 2.5 goals.
  • Reims have scored two goals in each of the previous three games in all competition.

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Lyon vs Reims Team News

Amine Gouiri and Rafael will miss the game for Lyon. Patrick Bahanack and Pablo Chavarria are in doubt for Reims.

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