Lille and AS Monaco will face on Saturday, September 10, in a match counting for the fourth stage of the Ligue 1. The dispute can be traced directly to Digi Sport in April starting at 21:00.
The team from northern France was a slight recovery of shape after a poor start to the season in which he failed to qualify for the Europa League and was defeated (2-3) in the opening round on his land Metz. A win tortured in stage two at home (1-0) in dispute with Dijon, Frederic Antonetti’s students have managed a draw on the field efficiency Nice (1-1). However, the game still suffers from many points of view, especially on the offensive phase, where Lille has an average of 0.70 goals in the last 9 dispute.
Despite evolutions less convincing lately, statistics look good when it comes to the matches played on Stade Pierre-Mauroy: unbeaten at home in the last nine games and no goal conceded in their previous four matches.
Monegascii have a better start than they expected many football fans. Accounting for debut season in Ligue 1 two wins (1-0 in the move from Nantes and especially entuziasmantul 3-1 success against champions PSG) and a draw (2-2 vs. Guingamp), the band prepared Leonardo Jardim has also managed to eliminate them pretty casual with a double victory (2-1 and 1-0 in the return tour), Spaniards Villarreal in the play-off for Champions League. It is also noted that Monaco has scored at least one goal in last 15 official matches they disputed.
Fabinho (who scored a penalty in the last two games) & co. will perform at the middle of next week on the ground at Tottenham in the Champions League group stage first.
Played last season at the Stade Pierre Mauroy was concluded with the victory of Lille (4-1), while returning recorded a goalless draw. Also, the hosts have won at home against Monaco in five of the last six clashes.