French Ligue 1

Lorient vs Lens, 2022-23 Ligue 1

· French Ligue 1
  • 6': Romain Faivre
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1 - 3
  • 20': Florian Sotoca
  • 25': Adrien Thomasson
  • 87': Seko Fofana

Lens close in on Champions League spot with Lorient win

Lens took a huge step towards securing an automatic spot in the Champions League group stage when they claimed a 3-1 comeback win at Lorient in Ligue 1 on Sunday.

Match Timeline

  • 0': Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
  • 0': First Half begins.
  • 2': Deiver Machado (Lens) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 2': Foul by Bonke Innocent (Lorient).
  • 6': Attempt missed. Adrien Thomasson (Lens) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.
  • 6': Goal! Lorient 1, Lens 0. Romain Faivre (Lorient) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the right to the centre of the goal.
  • 7': Attempt saved. Ibrahima Koné (Lorient) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Romain Faivre.
  • 8': Deiver Machado (Lens) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 8': Foul by Bonke Innocent (Lorient).
  • 10': Bonke Innocent (Lorient) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 10': Foul by Seko Fofana (Lens).
  • 11': Corner, Lens. Conceded by Darline Yongwa.
  • 12': Attempt missed. Jean Onana (Lens) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Przemyslaw Frankowski with a cross following a corner.
  • 12': Attempt blocked. Facundo Medina (Lens) left footed shot from the left side of the six yard box is blocked. Assisted by Jean Onana.
  • 12': Attempt saved. Loïs Openda (Lens) right footed shot from very close range is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Facundo Medina.
  • 12': Foul by Loïs Openda (Lens).
  • 12': Yvon Mvogo (Lorient) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 13': Corner, Lens. Conceded by Vincent Le Goff.
  • 15': Corner, Lens. Conceded by Bonke Innocent.
  • 16': Foul by Deiver Machado (Lens).
  • 16': Romain Faivre (Lorient) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 16': Attempt blocked. Seko Fofana (Lens) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
  • 17': Delay in match because of an injury Romain Faivre (Lorient).
  • 18': Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 19': Attempt blocked. Loïs Openda (Lens) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Seko Fofana.
  • 19': Corner, Lens. Conceded by Montassar Talbi.
  • 19': Attempt missed. Seko Fofana (Lens) right footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Jean Onana following a corner.
  • 20': Goal! Lorient 1, Lens 1. Florian Sotoca (Lens) right footed shot from outside the box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Seko Fofana.
  • 21': Foul by Jean Onana (Lens).
  • 21': Ibrahima Koné (Lorient) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 24': Adrien Thomasson (Lens) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 24': Foul by Bonke Innocent (Lorient).
  • 25': Goal! Lorient 1, Lens 2. Adrien Thomasson (Lens) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.
  • 31': Corner, Lorient. Conceded by Salis Abdul Samed.
  • 32': Attempt blocked. Laurent Abergel (Lorient) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.
  • 33': Florian Sotoca (Lens) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 33': Foul by Bonke Innocent (Lorient).
  • 34': Attempt saved. Deiver Machado (Lens) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
  • 37': Attempt blocked. Ibrahima Koné (Lorient) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Romain Faivre.
  • 37': Corner, Lorient. Conceded by Jean Onana.
  • 38': Foul by Bamo Meïté (Lorient).
  • 38': Seko Fofana (Lens) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 39': Bamo Meïté (Lorient) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 39': Foul by Deiver Machado (Lens).
  • 39': Deiver Machado (Lens) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 40': Corner, Lens. Conceded by Laurent Abergel.
  • 43': Foul by Facundo Medina (Lens).
  • 43': Ibrahima Koné (Lorient) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 43': Facundo Medina (Lens) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 44': Foul by Bamo Meïté (Lorient).
  • 44': Jonathan Gradit (Lens) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 45'+1': Deiver Machado (Lens) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 45'+1': Foul by Gédéon Kalulu (Lorient).
  • 45'+1': First Half ends, Lorient 1, Lens 2.
  • 45': Second Half begins Lorient 1, Lens 2.
  • 46': Enzo Le Fée (Lorient) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 46': Foul by Seko Fofana (Lens).
  • 48': Attempt saved. Adrien Thomasson (Lens) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Seko Fofana.
  • 49': Delay in match because of an injury Enzo Le Fée (Lorient).
  • 50': Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 53': Darline Yongwa (Lorient) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 53': Foul by Jonathan Gradit (Lens).
  • 54': Attempt missed. Laurent Abergel (Lorient) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Romain Faivre.
  • 56': Deiver Machado (Lens) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 56': Foul by Gédéon Kalulu (Lorient).
  • 57': Substitution, Lorient. Jean-Victor Makengo replaces Bonke Innocent.
  • 57': Attempt missed. Ibrahima Koné (Lorient) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right following a fast break.
  • 60': Attempt blocked. Jean-Victor Makengo (Lorient) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Romain Faivre.
  • 63': Foul by Salis Abdul Samed (Lens).
  • 63': Laurent Abergel (Lorient) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 64': Attempt saved. Vincent Le Goff (Lorient) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Gédéon Kalulu.
  • 65': Foul by Facundo Medina (Lens).
  • 65': Jean-Victor Makengo (Lorient) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 66': Attempt blocked. Ibrahima Koné (Lorient) left footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Gédéon Kalulu.
  • 68': Substitution, Lens. Massadio Haïdara replaces Deiver Machado.
  • 69': Substitution, Lens. Angelo Fulgini replaces Adrien Thomasson.
  • 69': Attempt blocked. Enzo Le Fée (Lorient) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Ibrahima Koné.
  • 70': Florian Sotoca (Lens) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 70': Foul by Laurent Abergel (Lorient).
  • 70': Foul by Darline Yongwa (Lorient).
  • 70': Przemyslaw Frankowski (Lens) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 71': Darline Yongwa (Lorient) is shown the yellow card.
  • 71': Delay in match because of an injury Przemyslaw Frankowski (Lens).
  • 72': Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 72': Hand ball by Bamo Meïté (Lorient).
  • 73': Attempt blocked. Przemyslaw Frankowski (Lens) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
  • 74': Angelo Fulgini (Lens) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 74': Foul by Gédéon Kalulu (Lorient).
  • 75': Gédéon Kalulu (Lorient) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 75': Substitution, Lorient. Théo Le Bris replaces Gédéon Kalulu.
  • 76': Florian Sotoca (Lens) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 76': Foul by Jean-Victor Makengo (Lorient).
  • 77': Attempt saved. Florian Sotoca (Lens) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Angelo Fulgini with a cross.
  • 79': Hand ball by Seko Fofana (Lens).
  • 82': Attempt blocked. Darline Yongwa (Lorient) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Ibrahima Koné.
  • 82': Corner, Lorient. Conceded by Jonathan Gradit.
  • 82': Delay in match (Lens).
  • 83': Substitution, Lorient. Bamba Dieng replaces Laurent Abergel.
  • 84': Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 84': Attempt saved. Ibrahima Koné (Lorient) header from very close range is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Enzo Le Fée with a cross.
  • 86': Substitution, Lens. Alexis Claude-Maurice replaces Loïs Openda.
  • 86': Substitution, Lens. Julien Le Cardinal replaces Przemyslaw Frankowski.
  • 87': Goal! Lorient 1, Lens 3. Seko Fofana (Lens) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Alexis Claude-Maurice.
  • 89': Attempt saved. Bamba Dieng (Lorient) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Darline Yongwa.
  • 90': Attempt blocked. Massadio Haïdara (Lens) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is blocked. Assisted by Angelo Fulgini.
  • 90'+2': Angelo Fulgini (Lens) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 90'+2': Foul by Jean-Victor Makengo (Lorient).
  • 90'+2': Substitution, Lens. David Costa replaces Florian Sotoca.
  • 90'+3': Enzo Le Fée (Lorient) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 90'+3': Foul by Angelo Fulgini (Lens).
  • 90'+3': Delay in match because of an injury Bamba Dieng (Lorient).
  • 90'+5': Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 90'+5': Bamba Dieng went off injured after Lorient had used all subs.
  • 90'+6': Darline Yongwa (Lorient) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 90'+6': Foul by Julien Le Cardinal (Lens).
  • 90'+6': Second Half ends, Lorient 1, Lens 3.
  • 0': Match ends, Lorient 1, Lens 3.

Statistics

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13 Fouls 14
2 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 0
0 Offsides 0
5 Corner Kicks 3
4 Saves 4
52.9 Possession 47.1
15 SHOTS 13
7 ON GOAL 5
0.5 On Target % 0.4
0 Penalty Goals 0
0 Penalty Kicks Taken 0
457 Accurate Passes 402
510 Passes 460
0.9 Pass Completion % 0.9
3 Accurate Crosses 2
19 Crosses 10
0.2 Cross % 0.2
35 Long Balls 37
20 Accurate Long Balls 18
0.6 Long Balls % 0.5
5 Blocked Shots 6
6 Effective Tackles 9
13 Tackles 12
0.5 Tackle % 0.8
4 Interceptions 9
13 Effective Clearances 18
13 Clearances 18

Game Information

Competition: French Ligue 1

Venue: Stade du Moustoir - Yves Allainmat
Location: Lorient, France
Attendance: 16,724

Ligue 1 Table

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Paris Saint-Germain 22 +35 53
2 Brest 22 +13 40
3 Nice 22 +7 39
4 Lille 22 +15 38
Full Table

Line-Ups

LOR Lorient (3-4-2-1)

No. Name
38 Yvon Mvogo (GK)
3 Montassar Talbi
25 Vincent Le Goff
18 Bamo Meïté
19 Laurent Abergel
8 Innocent Bonke
12 Darlin Yongwa Yellow Card
24 Gedeon Kalulu Yellow Card
9 Ibrahima Koné
80 Enzo Le Fée
14 Romain Faivre

RCL Lens (3-4-2-1)

No. Name
30 Brice Samba (GK)
6 Jean Onana
14 Facundo Medina Yellow Card
24 Jonathan Gradit
8 Seko Fofana
26 Salis Abdul Samed
3 Deiver Machado Yellow Card
29 Przemyslaw Frankowski
11 Loïs Openda
28 Adrien Thomasson
7 Florian Sotoca

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