Nantes 1-2 Reims – Reims travel to Nantes and secure victory

Reims travel to Nantes and walk away with all 3 points on Wednesday
Technical card:
Nantes: Predrag Rajkovic, Thomas Foket, Wout Faes, Yunis Abdelhamid, Ghislain Konan, Mathieu Cafaro, Xavier Chavalerin, Valon Berisha, Moreto Cassama, Arber Zeneli and Boulaye Dia
Reims: Alban Lafont, Sebastien Corchia, Jean-Charles Castelletto, Andrei, Charles Traore, Abdoulaye Toure, Imran Louza, Pedro Chirivella, Moses Simon, Randal Kolo Muani and Ludovic Blas
Stadium: the Stade de la Beaujoire
Goals: Moses Simon (1-0, min. 14), Ghislain Konan (1-1, min. 39) and Yunis Abdelhamid (1-2, min. 89)

Reims delivered a resounding 2-1 victory against Nantes on Wednesday, at the Stade de la Beaujoire. With both teams drawing in their previous fixtures, they were keen to pick up points. Nantes wanted to improve their league standing following a disappointing 1-1 draw with Nimes in their previous game. Reims are struggling for form following a draw in their last match. At the moment, Nantes are in 19th place, with 24 points from 28 matches, while Reims sit in 12th, with 34 points from 28.

Nantes started the game well, following Moses Simon opening the scoring, 14 minutes in. However, their lead didn’t last for long, as an equalizer from a Ghislain Konan, 39 minutes in brought Reims level, thereby seeing the first half to a 1-1.

Reims continued to apply pressure the second half, beginning with Yunis Abdelhamid opening the scoring just before the final whistle, sealing a resounding 2-1 victory for the away side.

For Nantes Abdoul Kader Bamba, Renaud Emond and Abdoulaye Sylla came on for Moses Simon, Ludovic Blas and Sebastien Corchia, while Reims replaced Marshall Munetsi, El Bilal Toure, Moussa Doumbia and Kaj Sierhuis with Arber Zeneli, Moreto Cassama, Mathieu Cafaro and Xavier Chavalerin.

The referee booked Wout Faes, Ghislain Konan, Moreto Cassama, Xavier Chavalerin and Yunis Abdelhamid for Reims.

Nantes will next travel to PSG, while Reims will face Lyon at home.

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