VENUE: Stade Michel d’Omano
Caen and Angers light up the French Ligue 1 when they go head to head in match day nine both side out for the best possible outcome.
Caen would be counting on the twelfth man in form of the home supporter to sink a visiting stubborn Angers and seal the maximum points.
The home team will be keen to pick up where they from before the international break that saw them pip Rennes 1-0 away from home by registering a win at their backyard.
The hosts are currently in fine form managing to win all their last five matches save for their 1-0 defeat to Nantes as they currently lie an impressive fifth with fifteen points one point below third placed Olympique Marseille from eight matches played.
The home team could climb to third if they emerge victorious coupled by Marseille and Lyon dropping points.
Angers travel to face Caen targeting nothing less but the maximum points in what will prove to be a tricky away trip.
The visitors would be keen to bounce back from their 3-3 home draw to Olympique Lyon in last match and get back to winning ways.
The visitors are currently in pretty mediocre form coming into the match managing only one win, suffered one defeat and registered three draws in their last five matches and a change in fortunes is dire for them.
The visitors currently lie twelfth in the Ligue 1 standings with nine points from eight matches played and a win in the upcoming match could see them climb to a top ten position in the Ligue I standings.
The home team will be without winger Jeff Louis and Centre back Alexander Djiku due to injuries while the visitors have the luxury to pick from a fully fit squad.
Angers have won four the last five matches between the two sides while the other has ended in a draw.
Caen probable line-up- Vercoutre, Guilbert, Da Silva, Mbengue, Genevois, Delaplace, Bessat, Feret, Repas, Rodellin, Santini
Angers probable line-up- Letellier, Andreu, Traore, Thomas, Bamba, Mangani, Capelle, Fulgini, Santamaria, Ekambi, Sunu