AC Ajaccio v RC Lens: Ligue 1 Match-day 2
Currently sitting in fifth place, Lens will travel to Ajaccio, who are 10 places lower in the League and sit in fifteenth place.
AC Ajaccio arrive at this game, having secured no points so far this season
Ajaccio will hope to increase their wins in a row, having secured a 2-1 victory over Lyon in their last fixture.
Also, with an unfortunate Ajaccio that has not managed to win in their last League so far, Olivier Pantaloni’s men form is worryingly poor. They should solve their trend if they don’t want to occupy the lasts places in the League Table. Now they have 0 matches won, 1 games lost and 0 duels drawn; that’s why they currently sit in fifteenth place, with a total of no points having lost one game.
RC Lens’ Ligue 1 season, has so far seen them gain three points, going into this game
With a win in their previous game, (3-2) against Brest, Lens will likely be in a positive frame of mind.
Also, Lens keep finding the winning formula this season, that’s one in a row now. With three points, they currently sit fifth in the League. The breakdown for the team’s record is 1 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws having won one game.
A victory for RC Lens would put them on 6 points.
Franck Haise will be forced to make changes to the plans for his squad, as injury or illness has depleted him of three of his Lens players.
AC Ajaccio v RC Lens – Head-to-Heads.
Regarding their historical duels when these sides have met previously the locals have struggled to get a win with Lens 10 wins and eight draws. Also, the two sides have been unable to break the dead-lock on five occasions out of the last seven matches, resulting in draws. December 2019 was the most recent time these two clashed in this competition and RC Lens took all three points winning 1-2 away.
Players to watch
For Ajaccio, Thomas Mangani has nettedone goal in one League fixtures this campaign, while Florian Sotoca contributed withthree goals in one League games so far for Lens.