|PSG vs Lens|
|Date||24 Apr 2022|
|Time||12:30 AM IST 🇮🇳|
|Stadium||Parc des prices|
⭕ PSG XI: Navas; Marquinhos, Ramos, Kimpembe; Hakimi, Verratti, Gueye, Mendes; Messi, Mbappe, Neymar.
⭕ Lens XI: Leca; Gradit, Danso, Wooh; Clauss, Doucoure, Fofana, Frankowski; Pereira, Kalimuendo, Sotoca.
🔴 FT : Paris SG | 1 - 1 | Lens
68' | 1 - 0 | Lionel Messi88' | 1 - 1 | Corentin Jean
Paris Saint-Germain | WLWWWW 📈
PSG will want to continue from where they left off last time out with a 0-3 Ligue 1 triumph vs Angers SCO.
In that game, Paris Saint-Germain managed 57% possession and 15 shots at goal with 8 on target. For Paris Saint-Germain, goals were scored by Kylian Mbappé (28'), Sergio Ramos (45') and Marquinhos (77'). On the other side, Angers SCO had 8 shots at goal with 1 of them on target.
Paris Saint-Germain have been so strong in attack recently, hitting 19 goals past the opposition over the course of the previous six matches. In those games, Paris Saint-Germain have also seen the number of goals that have gone against them total 6.
RC Lens | DWLWWW 📈
RC Lens go into this encounter after a 2-0 Ligue 1 win vs Montpellier in their most recent game.
In that match, RC Lens managed 49% possession and 12 shots on goal with 5 on target. For RC Lens, the goals were scored by David Costa (37') and Ignatius Ganago (75'). At the other end, Montpellier had 9 attempts at goal with 4 on target.
A succession of reliable showings by the RC Lens defensive unit has seen their ‘goals against’ tally standing at 3 from their last 6 fixtures overall. Over that same time, their forwards have scored 10. That kind of trend might not be sustained into this game, though.
Going into this contest, RC Lens have not beaten Paris Saint-Germain when they have played them away from home in the previous 5 league matches. Not good.
↔️ Head to head
A look at their prior head to head clashes going back to 12/02/2011 tells us that PSG have won 3 of them & RC Lens 1, with the number of drawn matches standing at 2.
A total of 15 goals were shared by the two clubs in this period, with 10 of them from Les Rouge-et-Bleu and 5 being from Les Artésiens. That is an average goals per game value of 2.5.
The last league contest between these clubs was Ligue 1 match day 17 on 04/12/2021 when the final score was RC Lens 1-1 Paris Saint-Germain.
That day, RC Lens had 36% possession and 18 shots at goal with 7 on target. Their only player to score was Seko Fofana (62').
Paris Saint-Germain had 13 attempts at goal with 6 on target. Georginio Wijnaldum (92') scored.