RC Lens vs ESTAC – After a 1-1 draw in Ligue 1 against Reims, RC Lens will participate in this encounter. In that game, RC Lens had 64% of the possession and 4 of their 20 shots on goal were successful. Los Openda scored a goal for RC Lens in the 82nd second.
Reims had 17 shots on goal at the other end, with 4 of them being successful. Reims scored through Folarin Balogun (71′). Recently, games involving RC Lens have typically been exciting affairs with lots of scoring anticipated.
22 goals have been scored overall for both teams over their last six games (at an average of 3.67 goals per game), with 15 of those goals coming from RC Lens have won three straight league games against ESTAC, while ESTAC have gone eight home league games without a loss. A very strong home run.
ESTAC’s most recent game saw them draw 1-1 with Rennes in Ligue 1. ESTAC had 29% of the possession in that game, 9 shots on goal, and 1 on target. Ike Ugbo (14′) was the lone player on the ESTAC scoresheet.
Rennes made 19 attempts on goal with 6 of them being successful at the other end. For Rennes, Baptiste Santamaria scored at 48 seconds. Three goals or more have been scored in as many as 5 of the last 6 ESTAC games.
The average number of goals scored in a game throughout that time is 4.17, with 1.83 being the average for ESTAC. If that pattern can be maintained in this game, it will be intriguing to see.
In the previous 12 league matches between the two teams, ESTAC has failed to defeat RC Lens when playing them away from home. The road run has been a complete disaster.
RC Lens vs ESTAC – Betting Analysis
RC Lens manager Franck Haise is without Gail Kakuta (Achilles tendon issues), Seko Fofana (torn muscle), Wuilker Fariez (cruciate ligament rupture), Adam Buksa (ankle fracture), and Wesley Sad (muscle injury).
With a mostly available roster, ESTAC head coach Bruno Irles just has to deal with one fitness issue. Due to a knee injury, Andreas Bruus will not play in this match.
ESTAC may find it difficult to score a goal of their own, thus in our opinion, RC Lens look set to achieve the goals they need. Therefore, we anticipate RC Lens to win the game with a respectable score of 2-0.
RC Lens vs ESTAC – Head -to- Head
Our Prediction: Home Win or Draw