Valenciennes – Orleans: 21st April 2017
Valenciennes is currently on the 14th position in Ligue 2, with 40 points accumulating after 33 championship games.
The hosts are on an ascending slope after having won two consecutive wins: 2-0 with Troyes and 2-0 on the Bourg Peronnas pitch.
J. Da Costa is the team’s top scorer in the championship, managing to score 9 times, so far.
Valenciennes has never lost in history, in an official match in front of Orleans.
On the other side, Orleans ranked 18th in the second league rankings in France, with the team managing to score 31 points after 33 rounds.
The guests have alternating evolutions lately, with 4 points accumulated in 4 championship games. In the previous round, Orleans succumbed to the Nimes field with a score of 2-0.
Frenchman R. Armand is the best scorer of the Ligue 2 team, with 6 goals scored in 33 championship games.
Orleans has no less than eight defeats in the last 10 official games.