Troyes vs Lens Intro
Lens will be looking for a late push towards the top of the Ligue 1 table as they head to the Stade de l’Aube. They face Troyes, who will want to finish their season positively after an average campaign. It will be interesting to see who comes out on top in this one. Kick off is on Saturday May 14, 2022 at 7:00 PM.
We head into matchweek 37 as the hosts, led by Bruno Irles, currently sit in the 15th position in the Ligue 1 table on 37 points. Their opponents are 7th, having taken 58 points from their 36 games. We’re deep inside the second half of the season, and there’s a difference in fortunes between Troyes and Lens in the Ligue 1 table. The two teams are separated by 21 points and 8 places.
Troyes vs Lens Form
Troyes will look to improve their game after the draw with Paris Saint-Germain last time out to add to their 5 points from the last five games. In the meantime, Lens have now won 11 points from the last five games and can count a victory over Reims as part of a three-game winning streak. Troyes have really impressed at home so far, taking 10 points from five recent games. Lens have had an average form away from home after taking 8 points from the five games played most recently.
Troyes vs Lens H2H
Troyes will be hoping that they can catch up a little with Lens’s record in this fixture. Currently Troyes only have 10 wins compared to Lens’s 13, out of 31 total matches played. There have also been 8 draws. Troyes is falling behind in the H2H here. Lens has done better down through the years and also enjoys a 2 game advantage in the last six fixtures between the two clubs.
Troyes vs Lens Analysis
Troyes drew their last match. Bruno Irles’s men played against Paris Saint-Germain. At the final wistle, the scoring board showed 2-2. Now it is time for Bruno Irles’s men to face Lens. Against Paris Saint-Germain, Troyes claimed 37% of the ball. If we look at shots on goal, Troyes had a total of 10 shots while they conceded 18 shots. Meanwhile, Lens won their last match. Franck Haise’s men were up against Reims. At the final wistle, the score board showed 2-1. While facing Reims, Lens had 61% of ball possession. Often punters look to shots on goal as a true guide of how a team performed. For Lens, a total of 23 shots were taken in attack with 9 shots conceded in the last game.
Troyes vs Lens Odds
As far as the bookmaker’s are concerned the favourite for this match between Troyes and Lens is Lens.