Stade Reims vs Brest
2017/18 French Ligue 2
Date: Monday, 11th September 2017
Kick-off at 19:45 UK / 20:45 CET
Venue: Stade Auguste-Delaune, Reims.
Third-placed Reims welcome Brest in the sixth round of French second division. Both teams have targeted three points in the upcoming match hence a thrilling affair is at hand.
After five matches player, Reims are in the third position with 12 points earned. After the initial four-game winning streak, Reims were beaten by Lorient 2-1.
Two goals conceded by Lorient were the first goals allowed this season for the home side. On the home turf, they have the maximal performance of two victories and two clean sheets.
The visitors are sitting in the 13th position with seven points earned; after the initial two defeats, Brest registered a draw and two victories.
Brest are enjoying highs-scoring affairs. Their matches have been quite attractive so far and the similar scenario is expected in Reims on Monday.
Following the two game-winning streak, Brest’s team spirit is high and they are eyeing the third back-to-back victory against the difficult opponent.
Reims vs Brest: Head-to-head
Last season, Brest outplayer Reims on the home turf with 2-1, while snatching the point on the road from the 1-1 stalemate. At Stade Auguste-Delaune, the matches between Brest and Reims were traditionally low-scoring.
Reims vs Brest: Prediction
So far, Brest have mostly faced the opponents they could implement the attacking approach against. However, against Reims, they will need discipline and respecting the game plan in order to leave Stade Auguste-Delaune with a desired result.
In the case of an early goal, four or five match goals is highly probable so live betting could turn out to be quite profitable, particularly in Next Goal and Team Over market. Both teams to Score market predicts 50-50 chances, but it seems that Brest’s goal scoring capabilities are underestimated here.
Reims vs Brest: Bet Tips
The first bet will be Both Teams to Score YES at the odds of 1.85.
If you prefer higher risk and reward you can go for Over 2.5 goals at the odds of 2.05.