AC Ajaccio vs Rennes – Prediction, and Match Preview
AC Ajaccio vs Rennes – After losing to Paris Saint-Germain in their previous matchup 5-0 in Ligue 1, AC Ajaccio will be hoping for a better outcome in this one.
In that game, AC Ajaccio had 27% of the possession and 2 of their 7 shots were on goal. Mohamed Youssouf was the only player to score for AC Ajaccio (Own goal, 73′).
Nine of Paris Saint-Germain’s 16 shots on goal were on target. For Paris Saint-Germain, goals were scored by Fabián Ruiz (22′), Achraf Hakimi (33′), and Kylian Mbappé (47′, 54′).
Recently, AC Ajaccio have been badly struggling. Their goal total versus other teams throughout the course of their previous six games is only one. In those contests, AC Ajaccio has also had 14 goals scored against them. We’ll check to determine if this trend can continue.
Looking at their previous performances, AC Ajaccio hasn’t lost in either of their last two home league games. In the previous five league games, they have failed to win at home. Soon, something must change.
Going into the game, Rennes is coming off a 4-0 Ligue 1 victory over ESTAC. Rennes had 67% of the possession in that game and 9 of their 26 shots on goal were successful.
Arthur Theate (14′), Benjamin Bourigeaud (65′), and Karl Toko Ekambi (70′, 74′) scored goals for Rennes. Troyes made 4 tries at goal, but none were successful.
We have scored 21 goals in the previous six games Rennes have played on the field, giving each match a mean average of 3.5 goals, demonstrating their propensity for high-scoring contests.
Eight of those goals were scored by their opponents. Rennes has not won on the road in their last three league games entering this matchup.
AC Ajaccio vs Rennes – Betting Analysis
Looking back at their previous head-to-head matchups from 29 April 2012, we can see that AC Ajaccio won one and Rennes won four, with one game being drawn.
Between them, they scored 21 goals in those encounters, with 13 goals coming from Rennes and 8 from L’Ours. This results in an average of 3.5 goals scored each game.
The most recent league meeting between these teams took place on Ligue 1 meeting Day 3 on August 21, 2022, and was won by Rennes 2-1 AC Ajaccio.
Rennes had a 55% possession advantage, 16 shots on goal, and 7 of them were successful. Martin Terrier (18′) and Arthur Theate (62′) both scored goals.
AC Ajaccio’s 10 shots on goal at the other end, 3 of them were on target. Mounam El Idrissy scored in the 57th second. Hakim Ben El Hadj served as the referee for the game.
This Rennes team, in our opinion, might play well enough to score at the opposite end and take the lead, thus AC Ajaccio will have their job cut out for them to defeat them.
What are the top odds for this match?
Looking at what the bookmakers’ view is of this game in the full-time result market, backing AC Ajaccio is available for 6.9, betting on the draw is 4.2 and betting on a victory for Rennes can be had at 1.5. They are the best bets available at present.
AC Ajaccio vs Rennes – Head -to- Head
Our Prediction: Away Win or Draw