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Lens: the season so far

Published on the 30 September 2009 à 14:04 by R.B

Lens are unbeaten at home, but have taken only 5 points from a possible 9… They are a side that do not often manage to get into shooting positions…

13th with 8 points ; 2 victories, 2 draws and 3 defeats; 8 goals scored and 12 conceded.
At home, 5 points (1 win & 2 draws) ; 5 goals scored and 3 conceded.

2 victories: Auxerre 2-0 and away to Grenoble 2-1.

2 draws: Rennes 2-2 & Lille 1-1.

3 defeats: away to Bordeaux 4-1, away to Montpellier 1-0 and away to Le Mans 3-0.

8 goals scored form 59 shots. 4 headed goals (Jemaa 2, Boukari 2), 1 penalty (Demont against Rennes), 2 goals following free-kicks, 2 following crosses. Boukari 3, Jemaa 2, Demont 1, Monnet- Paquet 1, Eduardo 1. With only 59 shots, Lens do not often try their luck. Only the players of Boulogne have a lower total with 55 shots (4 goals)!

Breakdown of goals scored per 15 minutes : 2, 1, 1, 2, 2, 0.

12 goals conceded from 104 opposition shots. 4 headed goals, 1 penalty (Montpellier), 1 following a free-kick, 2 following corners, 2 following crosses.

Breakdown of goals conceded per 15 minutes : 4, 1, 1, 1, 1, 4 (in stoppage time).

17 players used. 7 of whom have played in every match and 4 every minute of every match (Demont, Yahia, Runje, Kovacevic).

16 yellow cards: Ramos 4, Boukari 2, Jemaa 2, Runje 2, Laurenti 2, Hermach 1, Demont 2, Milovonavic 1, Yahia 1.

1 red card: Ramos.

In the last 32 of the Coupe de la Ligue, Lens defeated Montpellier 4-3 (Sartre x 2, Maoulida, Boukari pen.). They will face Lorient in the last 16 in January.