Reims 1-1 Lens: Its all even at the Stade Auguste Delaune, after Reims draw 1-1 with Lens

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Technical card:
Reims: Jean-Louis Leca, Jonathan Gradit, Facundo Medina, Loic Bade, Jonathan Clauss, Cheick Oumar Doucoure, Seko Fofana, Massadio Haidara, Simon Banza, Florian Sotoca and Gael Kakuta
Lens: Predrag Rajkovic, Thomas Foket, Wout Faes, Marshall Munetsi, Ghislain Konan, Arber Zeneli, Moreto Cassama, Mathieu Cafaro, Xavier Chavalerin, Nathanael Mbuku and Boulaye Dia
Stadium: the Stade Auguste Delaune
Goals: Arber Zeneli (1-0, min. 13) and Florian Sotoca (1-1, min. 61)

On Saturday, Reims and Lens were held to a 1-1 draw at the Stade Auguste Delaune. Reims were hoping to get something from this game after losing 1-0 to Lorient in their last match. Lens secured a point against Rennes in their previous match. As the table looks today, Reims are in 13th place, with 29 points from 25 matches, while Lens sit in 6th, with 37 points from 25.

Reims started the game well, beginning with Arber Zeneli opening the scoring in the 13th minute and managed to see out the first half 1-0.

Lens took the lead in the second half, thanks to a goal from Florian Sotoca in the 61st minute, levelled the score at 1-1 draw.

For Reims El Bilal Toure, Thibault De Smet, Dereck Kutesa and Kaj Sierhuis came on for Nathanael Mbuku, Ghislain Konan, Mathieu Cafaro and Arber Zeneli, while Lens brought on Corentin Jean, Issiaga Sylla, Tony Mauricio and Clement Michelin to replace Simon Banza, Massadio Haidara, Gael Kakuta and Jonathan Clauss.

The referee booked Ghislain Konan and Wout Faes for Reims.

Reims will play their next fixture away against St Etienne, while Lens will face Dijon at home.

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