After the home defeat against Racing Club de Lens (2-3) on Wednesday, AS Saint-Etienne must continue to look down in the Ligue 1 standings. And for good reason, the threat of relegation is approaching more and more.
While Lille, Paris Saint-Germain, Olympique Lyonnais and even AS Monaco battle for the title in a tough battle, the race to stay in Ligue 1 promises to be just as fierce. The Dijon red lantern seems almost doomed 10 days from the end. But for the rest, many teams are still in danger and not the least. FC Nantes are currently relegated and AS Saint-Etienne, just five points behind play-off Nîmes, are not out of the woods either, knowing that the Crocos have lost only one of their last five games.
The Greens fear dams
Add to that a rather difficult schedule for the Greens, with a trip to Angers followed by the reception of AS Monaco, and according to Mohamed Toubache Ter we get a locker room lacking serenity. ” Some Saint-Etienne players are seriously starting to freak out about a possible play-off place … The insider revealed on Twitter. It must be said that Claude Puel’s men do not show much reassurance on the ground. Some of their competitors like Lorient, who beat them (2-1) last Sunday, are more convincing in the game. We can therefore understand the fear that pervades the Saint-Etienne group …