the RC Lens was able to come back from Troyes with a 3-1 victory this Saturday despite a very sluggish start (37th day of Ligue 1). Abused for 30 minutes, the Sang et Or then reversed the trend to achieve a success which allowed them to feed hopes in Europe on the last day at home against Monaco.
At the microphone of Premium Video, Frank Haise returned to the course of the meeting and the context which will coat the last match at Bollaert. He commented:
” These are 3 points that allow us to have a final to play even if it will not be the only final. It will be a great last game to play. Passing this 60-point mark is a strong signal, like staying in the game after a very mixed first half hour. We will be able to go to the end of this season with ambitions. We didn’t do a good first half hour, there were a lot of things missing in positioning, in pressing, technically, but after that we have the merit of showing a little something else. We equalize then Arnaud Kalimuendo scores a magnificent goal and we switch to the break with an advantage which is not necessarily deserved at this time. We had a good 2nd period by being solid with a 3rd goal that killed a lot of the suspense. There was a great atmosphere this Saturday evening with the Lensois supporters but also the Trojans. When we arrived and saw all these Blood and Gold jerseys, it was clear that it made you want to go for the 3 points. » What motivate to extend, he was then asked at the microphone of Premium Video (note: discussions are underway while he is under contract until 2023)? He soberly rebounded with a smile: “That’s one of the things that matters to a coach. »