Gazélec Ajaccio and Sochaux meet at Stade Ange Casanova, in a match for the 35 th round of the Liga 2. Sochaux won at home by (2-0) the last time they met in this edition of the league, in 04- 12-2018. At this stadium, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the away team, which records 2 wins and 1 loss in the last 3 matches. In fact, the last time these two teams played a match in this stadium was on 08-09-2017, for Liga 2, which ended in the victory of Sochaux by (0-1). The only goal of the match was scored by F. Martin (71 ‘).
The home team is currently in the 15 th position of the league, with 38 points won, after 9 wins, 11 draws and 14 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost in a home match against Metz, by (0-2). In the last match, they tied in an away match against Niort, by (1-1). In the last 10 home league matches Gazélec Ajaccio has a record of 3 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses, so they have won 12 points out of 30 possible. The team allowed goals to the opponent in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition, so it has not been very strong defensively. In 34 matches in this competition, they only got 1 comeback in the 20 matches in which they suffered the first goal.
The championship is coming to an end and Gazeléc needs good results in the last rounds so as not to risk falling from the division. In this way, he knows that he will need better performance in the field, showing more attitude and willpower. Thus, the possibility of dominating the adversary and conquering positive results increases significantly, since that is exactly what he wants. In this round he hopes to play well and without errors to add the three points. In this match the best players that are available will go to the field.
The away team is currently in the 18 th position of the league, with 34 points won, after 9 wins, 7 draws and 18 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost in an away match against Auxerre, by (1-0). In the last match, they tied in a home match against Châteauroux, by (0-0). For the league, Sochaux won 5 points out of 30 possible points, after 1 win, 2 draws and 7 losses in the last 10 home matches. In their home matches there are a few frequent results: at half-time 0-0 (10 out of 17 matches) and at the end of the match 1-0 (6 out of 17 matches). In their away matches there is a tendency for few goals, since 13 of the last 17 matches have ended with Under 2,5 goals. In 34 matches in this tournament, they have conceded the first goal 19 times and have only won 1 result. There is 1 period that stands out in the last 17 away matches for this competition: they have suffered 10 of their 20 goals between minutes (61′-75 ‘).
The fact of being fighting against the descent worries Sochaux and all that for not wanting to fall of division. Therefore, you will need to show better performance in the rounds that are still to be played if you want to avoid the worst, that is, the descent. Being that way, he is aware that he will need good results, so he hopes in this round to evolve and surprise. The fact of his opponent being a direct competitor motivates him enough to go after a victory. In this game Jeando Fuchs will be absent, for being in the medical department.