Disappointment for the FCSM. The adventure towards Ligue 1 is cut short this Friday evening in Auxerre. Sochaux was beaten on penalties, 5-4. It was Kitala who cracked. The Burgundians will play the rest of the play-offs, while the Francs-Comtois will still play Ligue 2 next season.
- The FCSM fails in its attempt to rise in Ligue 1. Sochaux was beaten on penalties in Auxerre.
- The score was 0 all at the end of regulation time and overtime.
- On penalties, it was Kitala who cracked FCSM side, final score 5-4.
- The match was sold out: more than 17,000 spectators at L’Abbé-Deschamps, including only some 500 yellow and blue supporters.
- Tensions erupted among supporters of both sides after the match.
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Live from L’Abbé-Deschamps, Hervé Blanchard and Théophile Pédrola. In the studio in Belfort, Nicolas Wilhelm and the supporters.
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11:48 p.m. – Maxence Prevotthe goalkeeper of the FCSM, disappointed for the supporters, at the microphone of Bein Sport: “We will have to start again on a good basis and not gamble too much. I want to thank all the people of Sochaux.”
11:44 p.m. – FCSM boss Samuel Laurentannounces on Bein Sport that he intends to strengthen the team although it remains in Ligue 2 and to reinforce coach Omar Daf.
11:40 p.m. – Sochaux supporters shouted and sang for their team.
11:15 p.m. : Ambri scores but Touré scores the last goal for Auxerre, AJA qualifies
11:14 p.m. : Virginius scores but also Charbonnier, Auxerre leads 4-3
11:14 p.m. : Perrin puts AJA ahead 3/2
11:13 p.m. – Kitala misses for Sochaux 2/2
11:12 p.m. – Joubal for Auxerre 2/2
11:11 p.m. : Valentin Henry and 2/1 for Sochaux
11:10 p.m. : Dugimont equalizes for Auxerre 1/1
11:08 p.m. : Pogba opens the session for Sochaux and scores 1/0
10:59 p.m. – SHOOTOUTS : End of the meeting, Auxerre and Sochaux leave on a 0-0 and will be decided on penalties
10:45 p.m. – Let’s go for the second half of extra time: Virginius and Kaabouni enter instead of Weissbeck and Thioune
10:42 p.m. : Ambri misses the KO on a delay from Kitala, he throws himself but hits an Auxerre defender who saves on his line (0-0)
10:36 p.m. – 99th minute: Perrin for Auxerre strikes flush with the Sochaux postthe FCSM came close to disaster (0-0)
10:27 p.m. – Let’s go for the first half of extra time. Diedhiou replaces Aneba (0-0)
10:20 p.m. – EXTENSIONS : the two teams leave with a goalless draw at the end of regulation time (0-0)
10:17 p.m. : At the 92nd minute on a shot sent back to 6 meters, Charbonnier sends the ball into the air. Sochaux has the baraka (0-0)
10:15 p.m. – It becomes unbreathable, there will be 4 minutes of additional time (0-0)
10:08 p.m. – Kalulu comes out exhausted, he is replaced by Kitala 7 minutes from the end (0-0)
10:00 p.m. – First changes at Sochaux 15 minutes from the end: entrance to Ndiaye and Ambri in place of Mauricio and Do Couto (0-0)
9:45 p.m. – Hein’s free kick from 18 meters deflected for a corner by Lopy’s head but Auxerre has been pushing since returning from the locker room (0-0)
9:31 p.m. – Here we go again between Auxerre and Sochaux, no change at the break (0-0)
9:16 p.m. – Half-time, 45 balanced minutes with a Sochaux at the height of his opponent and who created the best chances (0-0)
9:15 p.m. – Do Couto fouls on a loose ball, the Hein’s free kick to 18 meters finds the small net of the Sochaux goal (0-0)
9:04 p.m. – Heat on the goal of AJA: head of Kalulu on the pole taken over by Weissbeck who puts the ball above (0-0)
8:55 p.m. – After 25 minutes of play, Sochaux has created the best situations without really worrying the Auxerre goalkeeper (0-0)
8:30 p.m. – It’s gone to Abbé Deschamps stadium between Auxerre and Sochaux (0-0)
7:42 p.m. – The composition of the FCSM : Prevot – Henry, Aaneba, Pogba, Ndour – Thioune, Lopy – Mauricio, Weissbeck, Do Couto – Kalulu
5:30 p.m. – The Sochaux supporters will be there. It was difficult to find buses and drivers at the last moment to take them to Auxerre but solutions were found.
5:20 p.m. – The opinion of Guy Roux. The former emblematic coach of AJA was the guest of FBBM this Friday morning. He expects a good match, much more attractive than if Auxerre had faced Paris FC. His interview in full below:
5:15 p.m. – Auxerre side, coach Jean-Marc Furlan awaits the yellows and blues with a firm footing. “This meeting translates the way in which one builds a project over twelve months and the management of mental competence to play a match of 95-100 minutes”, he told the press on Thursday. Ten years after leaving the top flight, Auxerre is counting on its end-of-season momentum. AJA concluded the championship with six wins and two draws.
5:10 p.m. – What are the chances of each other? For Sochaux defensive midfielder Joseph Lopy“it will be 50-50. I’m not going to say too much, but we worked to play against them.” Théophile Pédrola has listed in this article what there is to know before the Auxerre-Sochaux clash.
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