Ajaccio 0-0 Lens: Stalemate as L’ours hold out agianst The Blood and Gold

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Ajaccio were held to 0-0 draw by Lens down on Sunday at Stade Francois Coty. Ajaccio were looking forward to meeting again after losing their last match 2-1 to Lyon. Lens, on the other hand, were able to continue their winning streak after a 3-2 win against Brest in their last match. As it stands, Ajaccio are in 16th place in the table and have 1 point while Lens sit in 4th with 4 points after 2 matches.

Substitutions for Ajaccio included Yanis Cimignani, Riad Nouri, Kevin Spadanuda, Qazim Laci and Cedric Avinel for Mickael Barreto, Cyrille Bayala, Bevic Moussiti-Oko, Thomas Mangani and Oumar Gonzalez, repectively. Lens brought on Jimmy Cabot, Ignatius Kpene Ganago, Wesley Said and Massadio Haidara, to replace Przemyslaw Frankowski, Lois Openda, David Pereira Da Costa and Deiver Machado.

There were bookings for Oumar Gonzalez, Thomas Mangani, Cyrille Bayala, Vincent Marchetti and Mounaim El Idrissy from Ajaccio, and Florian Sotoca and Kevin Danso, for Lens.

Next up, Ajaccio are away to Rennes, whilst Lens will travel to face AS Mónaco.

Technical card:
AC Ajaccio:Benjamin Leroy, Mickael Alphonse, Fernand Mayembo, Oumar Gonzalez (Cedric Avinel, min.86), Ismael Diallo, Cyrille Bayala (Riad Nouri, min.66), Thomas Mangani (Qazim Laci, min.85), Vincent Marchetti, Mickael Barreto (Yanis Cimignani, min.66), Bevic Moussiti-Oko (Kevin Spadanuda, min.66) and Mounaim El Idrissy
RC Lens:Brice Samba, Kevin Danso, Jonathan Gradit, Facundo Medina, Przemyslaw Frankowski (Jimmy Cabot, min.76), Salis Abdul Samed, Seko Fofana, Deiver Machado (Massadio Haidara, min.85), David Pereira Da Costa (Wesley Said, min.77), Florian Sotoca and Lois Openda (Ignatius Kpene Ganago, min.77)
Stadium:Stade Francois Coty