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Stat Attack: At the break

Published on the 02 January 2008 à 09:01 by R.B

Just 11 goals scored on the last day of the first half of the season… 1 match postponed. OL is the Autumn Champion… Check out all the numbers from the round… and those from the 189 matches in the season so far…

The numbers after 19 rounds (189 matches… Lille-Lens was postponed):

409 goals scored, including 64 from outside the area. 75 headers (VA 9, Monaco 8, Lille 7, Nancy 6, OL 5, Caen 5, PSG 5, Lorient 4, Nice 4, Strasbourg 4, Le Mans 4, Bordeaux 3, Auxerre 3, Sochaux 3, OM 3, Toulouse, Lens, ASSE and Rennes).
34 penalties (Le Mans x 3, ASSE x 3, OL 3, Sochaux x 3, Caen 3, Lens x 2, Nice x 2, Bordeaux x 2, Nancy 2, Sochaux 2, Lille 2, OM, Toulouse, Monaco, Lorient, PSG, Auxerre and Metz). 11 missed penalties (AJA x 2 by Maoulida, Lorient by Saïfi, Lens by Aruna, PSG by Pauleta, Nice X 2 by Koné and Job, Rennes by Badiane, OM by Cissé, Caen by Jemaa and Bordeaux by Bellion).

11 goals from free kicks (Bordeaux 2, Monaco 2, Le Mans x 2, OL 2, VA 2 and Rennes).
37 goals after corners.
109 goals after crosses.
36 goals after free kicks.

52 goals in the first 15 minutes, 56 in the second, 74 in the third, 70 in the fourth, 67 in the fifth and 90 in the sixth.

Benzema leads the scorers’ charts with 12 goals, ahead of Bellion, Elmander and De Melo, all on 10… Juninho has 6 assists, Rothen 6, Leroy 5, Romaric 5, Mouloungui 5…

633 yellow cards: Metz 45, TFC 44, Sochaux 41, Bordeaux 41, Monaco 39, Nice 38, Lille 35, ASSE 34, Rennes 30, Le Mans 30, PSG 30, Caen 29, OM 28, Strasbourg 27, OL 26, Auxerre 26, VA 25, Nancy 24, Lens 22 and Lorient 19. St-Etienne’s Tavlaridis has received 8 yellow cards, Nice’s Rool 7.

31 red cards: Bordeaux 4 (Ramé, Marange, Planus and Chamakh), VA 4 (Saez, Rippert, Bezzaz and Kombouaré), Strasbourg 3 (Dos Santos, Paisley and Lacour), AJA 2 (Mignot and Lejeune), Lens 3 (Si Keita, Aruna and Mangane), Metz (Cissé and Barbosa), OL (Källström and OL), Lille (Obraniak), OM 2 (Rodriguez and Taiwo), TFC 3 (Ilunga, Douchez and Dieuze), Nancy (André Luiz), Caen (Nivet), Monaco (Menez), Nice (Diakhité), Le Mans 2 (Sessegnon and Cerdan) and Rennes (Mensah).

4,842 shots in 189 matches for 409 goals. OL has the best attack in L1 with 38 goals; Nancy has the best defence, having conceded only 11 times.

OL is the Autumn Champion.

13 players played every minute of all 19 matches: Vercoutre, Bracigliano, Richert, Audard, Planté, Runje, Landreau,Janot, Cassard, Sorbon, Abriel, Camara and Rodrigo. Soit 9 gardiens de but et 4 joueurs de champ. Abriel is still on his strong run of form from last year, when he didn’t miss a single minute of Lorient’s entire season!