• Lorient have only won three of their 16 oppositions against Monaco in Ligue 1 (D5, L8).
  • Monaco are unbeaten in their last seven league games (W5, D2).
  • Monaco are the only unbeaten team at home in Ligue 1 in 2014 alongside St Etienne.
  • Monaco have kept a clean sheet in eight of their last 10 opening games in Ligue 1.
  • Lorient are unbeaten in their last four away league games (W2, D2).
  • Lorient will play their opening game of the season away from home for the 9th season in a row (W4, D3, L1).
  • Monaco have won 52.9% of their Ligue 1 games with Falcao last season (9 out of 17), 66.7% without him (14 out of 21).
  • Six of Alain Traoré’s 22 goals in Ligue 1 have been scored in August.