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Saint-Etienne: the season so far

Published on the 09 February 2011 à 08:35 by R.B

Saint-Etienne have closed in on the podium after two victories in a row...They have dropped 11 points at home...

5th with 35 points. 9 victories, 8 draws and 5 defeats. 31 goals scored and 24 conceded.

 

9 victories including 5 at home: Sochaux 3-2, Lens 3-1, Montpellier 3-0, away to TFC 1-0, away to OL 1-0, away to Monaco 2-0, Arles-Avignon 2-0, TFC 2-1. 9 matches in a row without a victory following the success at Gerland against OL.

 

8 draws: away to Rennes 0-0, OM 1-1, Caen 1-1, AJA 1-1, Bordeaux 2-2, away to Nancy 1-1, away to Lille 1 à 1, away to VA 1-1.

 

6 defeats: away to PSG 3-1, away to Nice 2-1, away to Brest 2-0, Lorient 2-1, away to Lens 2-0.

 

 

31 goals scored from 265 shots. 4 headed goals, 2 penalties (away to Nice and Lille), 3 direct free-kicks (Montpellier, away to OL, away to Monaco), 2 goals following  corners, 1 after a free-kick, 12 following crosses. Payet 8 goals, Rivière 6, Sako 5, Perrin 4, Battles 4, Ebondo 1, Bocanegra 1. Payet scored his 8 goals during the first 9 matches in the league.

 

Breakdown of goals scored per 15 minutes: 5, 3, 5, 7, 6, 5

 

24 goals conceded from 320 opposition shots. 4 headed goals, 1 penalty (Lens), 1 direct free-kick (Nancy), 1 after a corner, 3 following free-kicks, 8 after crosses, 1 following a throw-in (PSG).

 

Breakdown of goals conceded per 15 minutes: 1, 4, 2, 2, 6, 9.

 

24 players used. Janot has played every minute of all 22 matches. Sako and Rivière have taken part in all 22 matches.

 

39 yellow cards: Perrin 5, Landrin 4, Ebondo 4, Marchal 4, Bayal 4…

 

2 red cards: Bergessio and Marchal

 

Saint-Etienne were eliminated from the last round of 64 in the Coupe de France at home to Clermont 2-0. In the Coupe de la Ligue, the won in the last 32 against Nice 2-0, in the last 16 against Bordeaux 1-0 and lost to Auxerre 2-0 in the quarter-final. Scorers: Landrin, Bergessio and N’Daw.

 

Winter transfers: departure of Bergessio to Catania and N’Daw to Real Zaragoza. Arrivals of Alonso and Aubameyang (Monaco).

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