Ligue 1 – Match-day 2: Auxerre v Angers SCO
Eleventh placed Angers will travel to Stade de l’Abbe-Deschamps, hopeful of rampage, as they face eighteenth placed Auxerre.
Auxerre go into this meeting with no points secured
Auxerre will be buoyant, following a 4-1 away win against Lille in their last fixture.
Also, some statistics are more relevant than others they say, and one losses for Auxerre seems very relevant. Their position is eighteenth in the League and they have no points, that is, 0W, 1L and 0D having lost one game.
Jean-Marc Furlan will be forced to make changes to the plans for his squad, as injury or illness has depleted him of one of his Auxerre players.
Angers SCO’s campaign so far has seen them accrue one point this season
Having dropped a total of four points in their past two games, Gerald Baticle won’t be devastated by those results, but will be eager to secure a consistent run of form.
Also, with one draws in one game, Angers need to develop a strategy for getting over the line in games. They currently stand eleventh in the League, with one point for a total of 0 wins, 0 losses and 1 draws having drawn one game.
Angers SCO will have secured 4 points so far this season, should they secure a win.
Angers’s squad will likely be depleted of four of their key players when they start on Sunday, due to injury or illness.
Auxerre v Angers SCO – Head-to-Head.
Regarding their historical duels the teams have previously faced each other nine times with the tally being four wins and four draws for Auxerre. In addition, the two teams have drawn all last two matches played. Their most recent encounter in this competition Le SCO delivered a 0-1 away win.
Players to watch
For Auxerre, Gaetan Charbonnier scoredone goal in one League games this campaign, while Paul Bernardoni is one of the top performing players after having scored in one League games so far for Angers.