LNV: GFC Ajaccio vs. ASUL Lyon
With only 9 points separating first from eighth as we approach the playoffs, the LNV is currently one of the most highly contested leagues in Europe. Today's match featuring ASUL Lyon and GFC Ajaccio magnifies the battleground is a big one all around.
Tied for 6th with 30 points each, a win today for could see the victors jump all the way to third. Toon van Lankvelt (Rivers, Man) and Adam Simac (Ottawa, Ont) have been on a roll off late, riding a three-game win streak that includes a win over league leaders Cannes. Rudy Verhoeff (Calgary, Ab), Brett Dailey (Ottawa, Ont) and Ajaccio are looking for a solid win to push them forward. Losing two of their last three to Paris and Cannes is tough, especially when both matches went the distance.
Today, both teams have a chance to take a serious jump in the standings, which team are you cheering for?