It is top against bottom when Lille squares up against Nimes for a match in the Ligue 1 on Sunday. Lille are 1st with 63 points after 29 matches. Nimes ranks as 19th in the table on 26 points.
It is top against bottom and Lille should prove to be too strong for Nimes.
Stats and facts for Lille and Nimes.
- Lille unbeaten the last 11 matches in a row;
- Lille unbeaten the last 5 matches in a row at home;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Lille’s last 7 of 9 matches;
- Lille scored in the last 11 of 13 matches.
- Nimes did not win the last 3 matches in a row;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Nimes’s last 5 of 7 matches;
- Nimes scored in the last 9 of 11 matches.
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Form Lille vs Nimes
The form of both teams is one of the biggest things to consider before placing a bet on the upcoming game.
Lille paddling along.
Results have pretty much up to scratch in recent matches for Lille who have been neither awesome nor poor. In their 3 latest outings Lille earned a 2-0 win over Marseille and went on to a dull 0-0 draw at Monaco. Their latest game produced a 3-0 defeat against PSG.
Nimes on a roll.
Nimes will be out to extend their fine run of results lately. In their last 3 matches Nimes ended with a 1-1 draw against Nantes, followed by a 2-1 defeat against Nice. Their most recent match brought a 1-1 draw against Montpellier.
Although favored by the bookies Lille have obviously been a bit average lately and Nimes will fancy their chances.
Lille v Nimes Fixture History
The fixture history of the two teams delivers good insights that are worth considering before placing a bet on the upcoming game.
Lille look to avenge rare defeat
The last time the pair played each other Lille came away as 1-0 winners back in January 2021 in a match in the Ligue 1. Lille go into their upcoming match against Nimes with a 3-1-0 record in recent meetings in the Ligue 1.
Lille lie 1st in the table on 63 points after 29 matches. 37 points behind after 29 matches, Nimes find themselves in 19th place.
Full Time Betting
According to bookmakers Lille have a 80% chance of beating Nimes. That equals odds of 1.25 on Lille to win, while the draw sits at 5.50. Placing a bet on the away win for Nimes returns you odds 14.00. Lille won 6 of their previous 10 home league games. In contrast Nimes lost 6 of their last 10 away league games.
The prices available with the bookmakers indicate the chance of both teams to score (BTTS) is as low as 40% in this match. This equals odds around 2.50, while going the other way and betting on both teams NOT to score pays out odds 1.50. The bookies estimate the chance of this outcome paying out lies at 67%. The last 10 home league games for Lille averaged 2.1 goals per game with BTTS paying out 5 of these last 10 matches. In the previous 10 away league games for Nimes the average total goals were 3.1 with 4 of these 10 matches seeing BTTS.
Looking at the prices on offer by the bookmakers, the chance of this match going over 2.5 goals is 53%. This equals odds 1.87 if you wish to place a bet on OVER 2.5 goals. Speculating in the opposite outcome of under 2.5 goals pays out at 1.90. The last 10 home league games of Lille had an average of 2.1 goals per match. Of their last 10 home matches 5 went over 2.5 goals. Nimes’s last 10 away league games averaged 3.1 goals per game. Meanwhile, 8 of Nimes’s last 10 away matches offered over 2.5 goals.