Beaten by the Stade de Reims (1-3) last Sunday, FC Nantes intends to revive its machine this weekend when the reception of theES Troyes AC. A few days before this meeting, Antoine Kombouaré and the Canaries have just received a little reassuring news for this poster.
Match referee brings back bad memories
10th in the Ligue 1 ranking after eight days, FC Nantes hosts Sunday afternoon ES Troyes AC (17th) at the Stade de la Beaujoire, at 15h. Meeting that will supervise Jérôme Brisard, a coach who does not bring luck to Nantes. As a reminder, it was he who officiated the last League cup final between Paris Saint-Germain and Olympique Lyonnais. On October 3, 2020, Jérôme Brisard had given a red card in the 3rd minute of play to Andrei Girotto for an involuntary foul on Hassane Kamara.
The 29-year-old Brazilian midfielder had received a match suspension. A fact of play that had participated in the very bad launch of the season of FC Nantes. The last meeting between the 35-year-old and FCN was last August and the home defeat against Olympique Lyonnais (0-1). He will again cross the path of Nantes on Sunday for the 9th matchday of Ligue 1 against Laurent Batlles ‘ men.
FC Nantes : Kombouaré, the time of the rebound after the ball
Braked by the Stade de Reims after a good series of two consecutive victories in Ligue 1, FC Nantes will try to quickly return to victory on Sunday against ES Troyes. An opportunity also for the Nantes coach Antoine Kombouaré, which had changed the game system to line up a 4-3-3. A tactical choice that had not smiled at the Canaries, but that the kanak technician will review after this management error.
“FC Nantes comes down violently from its little cloud. Antoine Kombouaré was wrong, what is good with this coach is that it will be a question of everyone this week, including him. It remains difficult to understand to change the system after so many goals scored, and with a team still fragile mentally. But I clearly think he will bounce back “, explained the Insider Emmanuel Merceron on his Twitter account.