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Rodez vs Lens Betting Tips - Lens backed against struggling Rodez

Ligue 2 leaders Lens to pile more misery on Rodez
Rodez vs Lens
Lens are set to maintain lead at the top of Ligue 2 with away win at Rodez (Getty Images)

Lens can maintain their lead at the top of the French Ligue 2 as they travel to the Stade Paul Lignon for a clash against Rodez. Lens are unbeaten in eight matches and can get the better of Rodez.

Rodez Form


Rodez suffered a 1-0 defeat at Ajaccio in their previous Ligue 2 fixture. They barely threatened the Ajaccio backline and finished the contest without a single shot on target.

Laurent Peyrelade's men are sitting 10th on the table and have blown hot and cold for much of the season. They head into Monday’s match with four defeats in their last six Ligue 2 matches.

Rodez News


Top scorer Ugo Bonnet came off the bench at Ajaccio and is likely to return to the starting lineup on Monday. He should be joined in attack by Dorian Caddy despite scoring one goal in his last six matches.

Lens Form


Lens claimed a 1-0 home win against Lorient last time out in Ligue 1. They laboured for much of the contest with Tony Mauricio’s penalty on 82 minutes proving to be the difference.

Philippe Montanier’s men are top of the standings having gone unbeaten in their last eight Ligue 2 matches. They have won five of their last seven matches, keeping clean sheets in the last three.

Lens News


Aleksandar Radovanovic and Zakaria Diallo have been pivotal to Lens' recent defensive solidity and both men should continue at centre back. Tony Mauricio is also set to retain his place in midfield after netting his fourth goal of the season against Lorient.

Lens
Lens have won five of their last seven Ligue 2 matches (Getty Images)

Rodez vs Lens Head to Head


This will be the first ever meeting between Rodez and Lens.

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Rodez vs Lens Betting Odds


Rodez’s recent struggles make them outsiders at home at odds of 3.50 while Lens are backed at 2.05 to triumph with a draw set at odds of 3.10. Lens have kept clean sheets in their last three matches making under 2.5 goals a possibility at odds of 1.53 while an away win to nil is offered at 3.25 at bet365.

Rodez vs Lens Match Up


Ugo Bonnet is the top scorer for Rodez but the striker has scored just two goals in his last six appearances. Dorian Caddy has also struggled in recent weeks having found the net just once in his last six matches.

Defenders Aleksandar Radovanovic and Zakaria Diallo have impressed lately for Lens and will be confident of shutting out the Rodez forward line. With Tony Mauricio and Florian Sotoca, Lens have the quality to trouble the hosts at the other end of the pitch.

Lens Attack
Lens have the quality to stretch the Rodez backline and should secure an away win (Getty Images)

Rodez vs Lens Key Statistics


  • Rodez have lost 4 of their last 6 matches (Ligue 2).
  • Lens have won 5 of their last 7 matches (Ligue 2).
  • Lens have kept clean sheets in their last 3 matches (Ligue 2).

Rodez vs Lens FAQ

Where is Rodez vs Lens?

Rodez vs Lens will take place at the Stade Paul Lignon in Rodez, England.

When is Rodez vs Lens?

Norwich vs will kick off at 20.45 CET on Monday 11 November 2019.

Where is Rodez vs Lens Live Streaming?

Watch the Rodez vs Lens match via our live streaming calendar.

Do Lens often keep clean sheets in their matches?

Lens have kept clean sheets in their last three matches.

Verdict

Ligue 2 leaders Lens are in good form and have the superior quality to overcome Rodez. An away win is the tip here.

Best Bet: Lens Win @ 2.05 at bet365 - 2 Units
Correct Score Tip: Lens Win 1-0 @ 6.00 at bet365 - 1 Unit

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