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And now for Lille

Published on the 27 February 2008 à 08:42 by R.B

Lille are the kings of the drawn game ths season, 14 in 25 games. With 32 points, Lille are not out of trouble just yet…

6 wins including 2 away from home : Valenciennes 3 - 0, ASSE 3 - 0, Le Mans 3 - 1, Rennes 3 - 1, away to Metz 2 - 1 & away to Auxerre 1 - 0.

14 draws including 7 away from home : Lorient 0 - 0, Sochaux 1 - 1, Bordeaux 1 - 1, Nice 1 - 1, OM 1 - 1, Metz 1 - 1, PSG 0 - 0, away to Le Mans 1 - 1, away to PSG 1 - 1, away to Rennes 2 - 2, away to OL 1 - 1, away to Sochaux 1 - 1, away to Monaco 0 - 0 & away to Bordeaux 0 - 0.

5 defeats including 3 away from home : Monaco 1 - 0, Strasbourg 3 - 0, away to Caen 1 - 0, away to Nancy 2 - 0 et away to Toulouse 1 - 0.

One game in hand to play against Lens.

26 goals scored including 9 away from home : 8 goals outside and 18 inside the penalty area, 7 headers,1 directly from a corner, 3 penalties (Kluivert against Valenciennes, Kluivert against Rennes and Cabaye against St-Etienne), 3 free kicks (Bastos against Rennes, Cabaye against Metz and Le Mans), 2 goals from corner’s, 7 after crosses and 6 after free kicks. 15 goals out of 26 from and after set pieces! 16 goals in the 1st half. Cabaye 4, Bastos 4, Kuivert 4, Plestan 2, Lichsteiner 2, Fauvergue 2, Obraniak 2, Maric 1, Dumont 1, Makoun 1, Franquart 1, CSC 1, Mirallas 1. 26 goals from 338 shots.

22 goals conceded including 11 away from home: 17 goals inside and 5 outside the penalty area, 2 headers, 0 penalties, 0 free kicks, 5 goals from crosses, 1 from a throw-in, 1 from a corner, 2 from free kicks. 9 goals in the 1st half. 22 goals from 264 shots.

Biggest home crowd? Against Marseille (17 168).

32 players used. No player has played every minute of every game. Béria has played in all 25 matches.

46 yellow cards : Béria 5, Lichtsteiner 5, Plestan 4, Tafforeau 4, Fauvergue 4… 3 red cards : Obraniak, Lichsteiner & Debuchy.

Lille lost the corresponding fixture last year for the first time since the 2000-2001 season. From the last 10 home games the record stands at, 6 wins, 1 draw (96-97) and 3 defeats.