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Brest 1 – Angers 1: Points shared at the Stade Francis-Le Blé after draw

Brest vs. Angers SCO

Photo Credit: AP

On Sunday, Brest and Angers were held to a 1-1 draw at the Stade Francis-Le Blé. Brest were looking to get back their winning ways after losing their last game 3-1 to RC Strasburg. Angers, on the other hand, were able to continue their winning streak after a 2-0 win against Rennes in their last match. As the table looks today, Brest are in 18th place, with 3 points from 5 matches, while Angers sit in 2nd, with 11 points from 5.

After an un-eventful first half, The Pirates took the initiative in the second half, with a goal from Romain Faivre in the 62nd minute. In the end though, their lead was short lived, as Thomas Mangani equalised for Angers, 78 minutes in and seeing the game end 1-1.

For Brest, Youssouph Badji, Julien Faussurier, Jeremy Le Douaron, Rafiki Said and Haris Belkebla, came on for Irvin Cardona, Romain Del Castillo, Franck Honorat, Ronael Pierre-Gabriel and Lucien Agoume. Angers replaced Enzo Ebosse, Pierrick Capelle, Azzedine Ounahi, Stephane Bahoken and Farid El Melali with Souleyman Doumbia, Thomas Mangani, Angelo Fulgini, Mohamed-Ali Cho and Sofiane Boufal.

There were bookings for Ronael Pierre-Gabriel and Franck Honorat from Brest. For Angers, Souleyman Doumbia and Jimmy Cabot saw yellow.

Brest will next travel to Clermont Foot, while Angers will face Nantes at home.

Technical card:
Brest: Marco Bizot, Ronael Pierre-Gabriel (Rafiki Said, min.88), Lilian Brassier, Brendan Chardonnet, Jean-Kevin Duverne, Romain Del Castillo (Julien Faussurier, min.74), Lucien Agoume (Haris Belkebla, min.88), Romain Faivre, Hianga’a Mbock, Franck Honorat (Jeremy Le Douaron, min.75) and Irvin Cardona (Youssouph Badji, min.64)
Angers SCO: Paul Bernardoni, Ismael Traore, Romain Thomas, Vincent Manceau, Jimmy Cabot, Batista Mendy, Thomas Mangani (Pierrick Capelle, min.79), Souleyman Doumbia (Enzo Ebosse, min.52), Mohamed-Ali Cho (Stephane Bahoken, min.86), Angelo Fulgini (Azzedine Ounahi, min.79) and Sofiane Boufal (Farid El Melali, min.87)
Stadium: the Stade Francis-Le Blé
Goals: Romain Faivre (1-0, min. 62) and Thomas Mangani (1-1, min. 78)

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