Brest takes the lead in the ranking by outclassing Lyon | EUROtoday

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L’Fabio Grosso period started with a defeat for Lyon at Brest on Saturday. The Brest membership established itself as the stunning new chief of Ligue 1, whereas Nantes signed a second victory in a row in a competition of objectives towards Lorient (5-3), as a part of the sixth day.

Two stadiums, two atmospheres. In the night at Francis-Le Blé, the rating was clean for a very long time between, on the one hand, the Lyonnais nonetheless convalescing after the dismissal of Laurent Blanc and the arrival of the Italian coach Grosso, and on the different hand the Brestois unable to understand their overwhelming domination.

Eric Roy’s males had came across the bar (twenty fourth), or didn’t push the ball into the empty purpose at the far put up (61st), and it was thought that they might be cursed to the finish by hitting the put up (87th). But Mounié got here on and took a cross a couple of seconds later with an indignant header.

Brest thus confirms its good begin to the season and turns into the stunning provisional chief of L1 (13 factors) forward of Nice (12 factors) and Monaco (11 factors). The catastrophe continues in Lyon, sixteenth in Ligue 1 with solely two factors.

Five objectives from Nantes

The match was far more spectacular at La Beaujoire between Nantes and Lorient. The Canaries had been an actual success by scoring 5 objectives, however the Merlus weren’t neglected with three objectives.

The latter opened the scoring with their younger nugget Eli Kroupi (sixth) however by no means led once more after the equalizer from Matthis Abline (forty second). Nantes led 3-1 because of Cömert (forty sixth) then Mohamed, who transformed a elegant long-range free kick (fifty fifth).

At 3-2 (Romain Faivre, seventy fifth), the Nantes residents continued to drive the loopy tempo of this match with none actual midfield battle because of objectives from Mollet (83rd) and Simon (ninetieth+9). In the meantime, Tosin (eighty fifth) had maintained the suspense virtually till the finish. The Nantes residents thus have a second victory and are ranked sixth in Ligue 1 with 8 factors. Lorient stays caught in 14th place with their six factors.


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