Football: Victory in Costiers from Caen (0-1), Nîmes Olympique vs Normans outcomes.
At the top of a somewhat nice match on the primary day of the championship, Nîmes Olympique misplaced to the wire towards Caen, punished in additional time by a objective from Kierem (90 + 4).
Slides (5): it did not need to work as soon as in the primary half hour. Deflects a cross from Vandermesh along with his fist that the Nîmes keeper might have caught (forty ninth). Closes his first put up effectively after being recovered by Essende (52nd) earlier than being saved from his put up in the following nook by Mendy’s header. Beats, with authority, in the middle with a line from Vandermesch (62nd), earlier than doing the identical by leaving shortly from a left-handed free-kick. Helpless in the Caen objective on the incoming Kireme, shot from shut vary by the striker who performed in Annecy final season (90 + 4).
Durand de Gaviny (6): for the primary time in his skilled and Ligue 2 profession, the previous Versailles participant had fairly a consumer in the imposing Essende. A troublesome begin to the assembly in restoration with 5 approaches in the primary quarter of an hour. He recovered effectively afterwards, decisive in his defensive tackles. Cautioned for dealing with too excessive up the court docket (67th).
Foal (5): from the peak of his 35 years, the centre-back performed it expertly in the three crocs defence, intelligently crossing the opposition’s trajectories. Deflects a harmful cross from Court to Mendy (forty third) with a head. Caught, instantly after the resumption of the second motion, by Essende, whose try ended in a nook (forty seventh). Serious sport.
Assumption (5): retains an eye fixed on the marking all through the match. Warning by the referee for too heavy a deal with on Essende in the nook of the floor (18th). Interrupts Kiereme’s breakthrough with authority (81st).
Vargas (5): targeted and severe in defence, in addition to being energetic in assault on his proper. It consistently gives options, even when it isn’t all the time discovered. Replaced by The maid (seventy fifth) put up after put up.
Fomba (cap., 4): tried to push the tempo at his guard put up in the center and was capable of be a presence, particularly in the primary interval. The Gard captain then expired after the break, as did most of his teammates. Booked simply earlier than the break (forty fourth) for pulling on Daubin.
Thomasen (3): an fascinating shot, albeit too little maintained, that finally ends up in the palms of Mandrea, the Caen keeper (sixth). Too inside the entire assembly although. Not punched sufficient and logically changed by N’Gesan (66th).
Sadzout (5): good cross from the left to Kone (eleventh), which the Senegalese failed to go. Author of the return, excessive, in his space to destroy Caen’s motion and put the ball into the nook (forty fourth) after a deep ball from Mendy to Vandermesh. Like his colleague on the proper, Vargas, he backed down Eliasson (seventy fifth), which, somewhat in the legs, was instantly illustrated along with his left leg by two harmful crosses. Also badly negotiated a harmful free-kick (86th) to the Angel on the floor, left facet, sending the ball… into contact on the alternative facet.
Benrahu (4): in the primary interval, the playmaker discovered himself fairly effectively between the traces, then his method made the distinction, even when he was not decisive sufficient. Delays an excessive amount of as he weapons his shot into the Caen space, taken over by Malherbe’s protection (forty fifth + 3). Too little responsiveness in sure conditions, particularly in the opposing zone. give solution to Benezet (84th) who, as quickly as he got here on, handed the captain’s armband again to Fomba.
Horses (4): Voluntary, beneficiant in his efforts, the Senegalese striker spared no effort, however lacked spontaneity when crossing Chokounte (45 + 3). His duo, in assault, with Tchokounté nonetheless logically requires some changes. The Senegalese was given the most effective croco probability however misplaced nose to nose with Mandrea after overpowering Norman defender Cisse. Before being changed by Omarson (84th)
Chocounte (4): serving as a fulcrum in assault, the crocodile centre-forward did a number of work with out making his efforts depend. Often caught in the center of Caen’s rearguard, the Nîmes recruit did what he might. Only one state of affairs for the previous Dunkirk, who couldn’t body his head on Eliasson’s cross from the left (90 + 1).