Auxerre and Lille ensure their qualification in the round of 16

Auxerre and Lille ensure their qualification in the round of 16

Lille secures against Pau (L2)

LOSC logically and very easily won this evening against Pau (2-0) in an almost permanent attack-defense register against an L2 team which offered a low block in 4-5-1 but did not never succeeded in creating any real danger. If the Northerners did not score only two goals, they got many chances in the polar cold of the Arena-Pierre-Mauroy, roof open, including two huge ones, not materialized by Cabella (25th) then Mohamed Bayo , yet both alone against the empty corn (60th).

The left-handed leader, author of a strike on the post of goalkeeper Ndiaye (45th), still forced captain Kouassi to register a but against his side (1-0, 37th) after a breakthrough from Zhegrova and a center back of the last. In the second period, barely coming into play (74th), Angel Gomes secured the qualification of his team with a magnificent strike from the right kick which took the direction of the opposite skylight (2-0, 79th). J.D.

Auxerre takes place in Niort (L2)

In great difficulty in the Championship, where it remains on five defeats in a row, the AJA offered a nice breath of fresh air in the cold Niortais. After a very delicate start, symbolized by this flight from Léon (2nd), the 19th from L1 took over the 19th from L2 at the end of the first period, in the space of four minutes. Perrin first deceived Louchet with a tackle from the left (39′), after a full-axis rush, before launching Da Costa, scorer with a powerful cross shot from the right (43′).

After the break, on a counterattack, the Burgundian team added to a cross from Da Costa perfectly taken from the head by Abline, for the first achievement of the striker on loan from Rennes in his new colors (64th). Perrin closed the scoring by signing a double with a deflected shot from the right (67th). With its latest recruit Owusu starting in place of the usual captain Birama Touré, substitute, AJA won its first victory since October 30 (1-0 against AC Ajaccio) and its first Round of 16 since the 2017-2018 season. Place now in its priority objective, the race for maintenance, with the reception of Montpellier (15th) next Sunday. S. Bu.

Annecy (L2) is doing well in Belfort (N2)

Team in form, Annecy chained a tenth match without defeat, all competitions combined. In the cold of Belfort, the FCA won on penalties after a low level meeting (1-1, 4-3 on pens). The end of the match was very hot, with clashes between players. Not seen the astonishing harshness of this duel, especially in the middle of the field.

The Blues opened the scoring in the 10th, Sissoko presents himself at the reception of a cross from Mazeghrane. The 24-year-old striker, who arrived from Grasse last summer, was the best in his team. He could have given him the victory in the second period (63rd, 79th, 84th). Meanwhile, the Reds had equalized in the 56th, following his first corner of the game: shot by the incoming Bosetti, he found Temanfo’s header, which bounced off Baldé’s back.

It was goalkeeper Callens who was in sight during the penalty shootout, coming out of Ramos’ attempt with a superb save and then winning ahead of Cuenin. As in 1991, FCA will play in the round of 16. CO B

The historic qualification from Vierzon (N2) to Le Puy (N)

Igor Bandu, who entered during the game, sent Vierzon to the knockout stages of the Coupe de France after the penalty shootout. A historic qualification for this N2 club, the last of its pool in the Championship. During regulation time, however, it was the sixteenth of the National, more dominant, who had obtained the best opportunities, especially after the break.

Ben Fredj had touched the outside of the right post (71st), then Ball had struck on the same amount, much to the release of N’Diaye (74th), beaten. The Vierzon goalkeeper then captured all the balls, the last bastion of a team braced on their cages at the end of the game to reach the penalty shootout. Who opened a door to paradise for him. VV

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