Falcao in the footsteps of Ibrahimovic, Kalou, the man in form in 2013, and the sad record of Valenciennes and Sochaux. We tell you everything you need to know before the 8th day of Ligue 1 in statistics.
Falcao In The Rate Of Ibrahimovic.
In his first season in Ligue 1, Radamel Falcao already panic meters with seven goals at the end of the seventh day. Equivalent to that of Ibrahimovic last season’s total. Small flat, at this stage of the championship, the Swedes had spent 44 minutes less on the ground that the Colombian. If the former Atletico Madrid player wants to beat PSG striker, he should aim for at least a hat-trick against Reims. For Zlatan slammed twice in the eighth day.
Ibrahimovic Carried Molting.
Though Zlatan Ibrahimovic has 5 goals to his credit less than last before the eighth day of Ligue 1 season, the Swede remains as influential in his team. But in another way. With three offerings, he finds himself at the head of the best passers in the league tied with Valbuena, Grenier and Moutinho. Sign of this change, it is found 17 times this season, the last pass before a shot of one of its partners. Only Valbuena (33) is better than him in this exercise in L1.
Pastore, The Executioner Of TFC
Since his arrival at PSG Javier Pastore showed his inconsistency in performance. Except against an opponent, the TFC. The Argentinian midfielder has consistently excelled in each of the five games he has played against the formation Alain Casanova. In total, he has 4 goals and 2 assists. Is his best record against a team of L1. What incentive Laurent Blanc him tenure again?
Braithwaite Does Better Than Cavani.
Unknown to his arrival in Toulouse, Martin Braithwaite is succeeding his acclimatization to the championship of France. In 433 minutes of play, the Danish striker scored 3 goals and 1 assist issued. A ratio that has nothing to envy to the best scorer PSG since the beginning of this season. The Uruguayan Edinson Cavani scored three achievements in 473 minutes on the lawns of Ligue 1. However, there is no assist.
Jordan Ayew Looking The Way.
Eight months. This is the time that separates Jordan Ayew his last goal in Ligue 1. It was at Rennes on January 26 (2-2). Since the younger Ayew brothers chained 20 league games. But he never found the flaw. Is a shortage of 15 hours and 20 minutes of presence on lawns.
2013, The Year Of Salomon Kalou
If the Ivory Coast has disappointed in his first outings in the Lille jersey after his arrival in the summer of 2012, he found his stride in 2013. In fact, 14 of his 16 goals in Ligue 1 have been registered since January. This total makes him the joint top scorer in the calendar year, on par with Zlatan Ibrahimovic. The Nice Dario Cvitanich ranks third in the rankings (13 goals).
The Season Alarmist Sochaux.
Eric Hely is the first coach of Ligue 1 to leave his post this season. This decision, taken on its own head , is the logical consequence of the disastrous start to the championship team. With no wins for only 2 draws and 5 losses after 7 days, FC Sochaux saw his worst start of its history, dating back 66 seasons in the top flight. Previously doubiste club had ever known such mishap. In 1974-1975, the team also had only two points at this stage of the season with one success and setbacks 6. But this was due to the scale of the time that gave two points for a win.
Valenciennes, Red Alert.
The current 19th in Ligue 1 tough going. Since 1èrejournée and victory against Toulouse (3-0), the VAFC no end to lose. The team remains on six straight losses. Is the worst series in its history among the elite of French football. However, the club is still far from the championship record held by Grenoble (12 consecutive defeats in 2009).