The defeat from Valenciennes is with multiple consequences, because now are in danger to lose the home advantage in the first round of the playoffs. Today, they must win and to cover the goal difference in comparison with FC Paris. Sochaux announced that Stade Auguste Bonal is sold out with more than 20,000 fans on the stands. Dijon is safe in the middle with only one win in the last 6 rounds, and they travel with three major absences like Dobre (28/9), Deaux (19/0), and Sammaritano (17/0). Sochaux is the better team and is capable to score at least two goals in front of the full packet stadium.