ASSE - RC Lens: RC Lens beats ASSE 2-3 away -
As part of this 28th day of Ligue 1, RC Lens and ASSE met at the Geoffroy-Guichard stadium.
RC Lens took the victory with a score of 3 to 2. Haise chose to place his Lensois group in 3-4-3, with a Sotoca-Kalimuendo duo in attack to face Puel's usual 4-3-3 .
Sotoca scored the first goal for the Lensois, from the penalty spot, in the 20th.
Then, the second in the last edition of Ligue 2 consolidated his lead thanks to a goal from Kalimuendo, on a service from Fofana, in the 25th.
In the 40th, on a pass from Aouchiche, the Stéphanois regained hope in this meeting thanks to Moukoudi.
1-2: the first half ended with this score.
Then, in the 93rd, in stoppage time, David Costa scored against Sainté.
Immediately after, on the penalty spot, Bouanga scored the fifth goal of the game after a foul in the box.
The referee gave a yellow card to Banza, Debuchy, Moukoudi and Douath.
By gaining a place thanks to this victory, RC Lens passes 5th, overtaking Metz in the standings.
ASSE remains in 16th position, ahead of RC Strasbourg.
ASSE and RC Lens: the next matches
RC Lens will play against Metz at the Bollaert-Delelis stadium on March 14 at 3 p.m.
Angers SCO will face ASSE on March 13 at 1 p.m. at the Raymond-Kopa stadium.
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The match sheet
ASSE - RC Lens: 2-3 (1-2 at halftime)
In Saint-Etienne (Geoffroy-Guichard stadium), on March 3, kick-off at 7 p.m.
RC Lens trainer: Franck Haise
RC Lens composition: Jean-Louis Leca (16), Jonathan Gradit (24), Massadio Haidara (21), Facundo Medina (14), Jonathan Clauss (11) (then Clément Michelin in the 85th), Loïc Badé (4) , Tony Mauricio (22) (then David Pereira Da Costa in the 75th), Yannick Cahuzac (18), Seko Fofana (8), Arnaud Kalimuendo Muinga (29) (then Simon Banza in the 75th), Florian Sotoca (7)
ASSE trainer: Claude Puel
Composition of ASSE: Jessy Moulin (30), Mathieu Debuchy (26), Pape Abou Cisse (6), Thimothée Kolodziejczak (5) (then Miguel Trauco in the 71st), Harold Moukoudi (2), Lucas Douath (33) (then Ryad Boudebouz in the 82nd), Kevin Monnet-Paquet (22) (then Denis Bouanga in the 61st), Adil Aouchiche (17) (then Yvan Neyou in the 71st), Mahdi Camara (8), Arnaud Nordin (18) (then Anthony Modeste in the 61st), Charles Nathan Abi (9)
Goals: Sotoca (20th sp), Kalimuendo (25th), Moukoudi (40th), David Costa (93rd), Bouanga (94th sp)
Warnings: Moukoudi (19th), Debuchy (26th), Douath (66th) for ASSE, Banza (77th) for RC Lens
No player sent off