Ligue 2: a new season and a new era for Nîmes Olympique with the start of the championship
The Crocos, who will initially be aiming to remain up, open their season this Saturday, July 29 in Costières by internet hosting Caen at 7pm.
The elders Foal and Benezet have actually returned residence and the subsequent era has educated at the membership and is epitomized by Diaz and Gesum is certain to achieve weight. But with the departure of the “historic” Briançon and Paquies, a yr after Ripart’s, Nîmes Olympique modified the era. And Costières’ change round Christmas to the transition stage will add a bit extra.
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The croco membership, ninth in the final train, this one after relegation, determined to assault a new cycle anyway. Results: ten gamersfor now, they’re gone look elsewhere or weren’t preserved and 9 arrived.
Based on his first six months at the membership, Nicolas Ousai, maneuvering the recruitment division, connected himself, interval “Very essential”to incorporate gadgets that “I had the want to play in Nîmes Olympique, the want to get entangled and carry out right here”.
Have a true identification and win matches with elements particular to Nim’s values
“psychological state” was important in the choice of reinforcements, as one of the ambitions of coach Crocco was to“having a true identification and profitable matches with elements particular to Nim’s values”. The solely promise he agrees to make: “We will all make investments 100%.”
Nim additionally labored on “homogeneity”recording “Leaders in each sector, seasoned gamers” (Benezet, Poulain, Tchokounté, Maraval) and gamers who “they do not essentially know the stage, however they need to go ranges and impose themselves on this championship” (Vargas, Labon, Durand de Gaviny).
The outcomes after six weeks of coaching? “It’s all the time troublesome to have safety on this interval.Nikola Usai solutions. The the warm-up matches will not be fully completed (1 win, 3 losses, 7 targets conceded, editor’s notice) however I’m completely satisfied with what I see on daily basis. There’s a lot of pleasure, anticipation and confidence on this group and in everybody’s day-to-day funding.”
“We are extra assuredt, assures Thibaut Vargas, coming from Châteauroux (N). Confident as a result ofwe labored rather wellas a result of the environment is nice, as a result of everyone seems to be on the identical web page, as a result of even when we conceded targets, the warm-up video games confirmed that we’re a workforce and that we are able to transfer ahead once we are all conscious.”
Play with two ahead
Going ahead, the former Montpellier resident was introduced in for this. “He has all the pieces as a piston”sums up Nicolas Ousai, who this season has determined to decide for a 3-5-2 or quite 3-4-1-2 as Benrahou and Benezet – the former will start this Saturday evening – are creating as true quantity 10s, in assist behind the two strikers.
“Nothing is frozennevertheless, Gard’s technician clarifies. Organization is one factor and we can see how the workforce develops throughout a match or from match to match, however above all there are rules of play that should be adopted. The concept, the first will was sure performs two strikers.”
The intentions are there, we noticed it throughout the warm-up matches, however the machine remains to be removed from growth. “You must crush the automated mechanisms, create the belief that comes when the content material is nice and lastly outcomes”clarifies Nicolas Usaï, who has not “particular care” in comparison with this season with 4 runs. The aim? “Keeping it already can be good.”
Benezet in the group however not a starter
The check taken throughout the final coaching session, Friday, July 29, was constructive. Benezet, who’s coming back from a sprained proper ankle, will likely be nice in the squad however won’t start. This is the 11 began in opposition to UNFP, which must be renewed to face Caen, “an outsider, for Ousai, who won’t be far behind the favourites, Saint-Etienne, Bordeaux and Metz”. Ueda (proper calf) is misplaced. Delpech and Doucouré are nonetheless not working. Youngsters Budace, Zampa and Nasraoui, who’ve been coaching since the group’s renewal, haven’t been referred to as up.
Likely workforce: Diaz (16) – Durand de Gaviny (4), Poulin (6), Gesum (2) – Vargas (8), Fomba (12, capt.), Thomassen (14), Sadzut (3) – Benrahou (22) – Tchokounté (18), Mr. Koné (65).
Substitutes: Maraval (16), Berner (97), Labon (17), Nguessan (21), Benezet (10), Eliasson (7), Omarsson (9).
Absent: Ueda (injured), Nazih (choice), Delpech, Doukoure (restoration).