Stats: Monaco Can No Longer Do Without James

James Rodriguez is why it became necessary to Monaco? What special flavor will the next goal Ibrahimovic? Why Pastore should shine Sunday? We explain everything, statistics, before the 26th day of Ligue 1.

James Rodriguez Brings The ASM

In the absence of Falcao, another Colombian Monaco took its responsibilities. After complicated debut in Ligue 1, James Rodriguez is becoming the decisive man whose club Principality needs to fight to the end for the title of champion of France.

FOOTBALL : Monaco vs Marseille - Ligue 1 - 26/01/2014

Since the 18th day, he scored 3 times and issued 4 assists. Behold thus involved in 7 of the last 13 goals of his team (54%). Truly indispensable.

Ibra: The 50 In Toulouse?

The match PSG Sunday in Toulouse could take a turn for symbolic Zlatan Ibrahimovic. The current best director championship could reach the 50 goals in the championship of France if he manages to score at the Stadium. And on the occasion of his 59th match of Ligue 1. Which would give him a ratio of 0.85 goals / game. Level Josip Skoblar (151 goals in 174 matches L1 or 0.87 goals / game).

Pastore Always Decisive Against TFC

Javier Pastore does not always shine in the jersey PSG. But against Toulouse, the Argentine made the difference systematically. He has been involved in at least one goal in each of its five games against top-Garonne club. For his first tenure with the capital club, he had issued in 2 assists at the Stadium. And during the following 4 games (3 L1 and 1 Coupe de France), he, every time a goal. This series does continue this Sunday?

The Dreaded Regularity Gomis

Scoring against Ajaccio, Bafetimbi Gomis now has 10 goals in Ligue 1 this season. A creditable performance for a striker of his caliber. But it becomes remarkable when one realizes that this is the eighth consecutive season he reached the bar in the championship of France. Not one other player can claim such regularity now.

Payet On The Way Back?

After three goals in his first two matches in Ligue 1 with Marseille, Dimitri Payet had struggled to confirm its great benefits last interviews with the LOSC (12 goals and 12 assists) season. But since early February, the French international found sensations. In three games, he has scored 3 goals and 1 assist given. It is involved in 4 of the last 6 goals of Marseille. A good pass just waiting to last.

Reims, The Surprise

Seventh with 39 points after 25 days , Reims was certainly not expected such a treat this season. Team Hubert Fournier already has 15 points more than last season at this same stage of the competition. A comfortable lead over the transit time that could grow even if good result in Monaco on Friday evening. Because after 26 days in 2012/13, the Champagne club was still stuck at 24 points.

Beaujoire Is Not Bad

Receiving Rennes on Sunday, plays its thirteenth Nantes Ligue 1 match at home this season. For a review, until now, 5 wins, 1 draw and 6 defeats with 12 goals scored and 9 conceded. Spectators La Beaujoire were therefore entitled to see only 21 goals since the start of the season. This makes the walls of Ligue 1 who offered the fewest goals. Before the Bonal stadium in Sochaux (23), stage Mauroy Lille (24) and the Chaban-Delmas stadium in Bordeaux (26).