Monaco tops Brest after recovering from a 0-2 deficit. HIGHLIGHTS

MONACO. Monaco had a spectacular comeback against Brest.

Monaco tops Brest after recovering from a 0-2 deficit. HIGHLIGHTS

MONACO. Monaco had a amazing comeback against Brest. Monaco made the most of its superior ball possession (57%).

The match was played at the Stade Louis II. stadium in Monaco on Saturday and it started at 9:00 pm local time. The referee was Jérôme Brisard who had the assistance of Benjamin Pages and Alexis Auger. The 4th official was Gaël Angoula. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant at 17.1 degrees Celsius or 62.83 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 81%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 57 Ball Possession 43
  • 18 Total 6
  • 7 On Target 3
  • 11 Off Target 3
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 111 Attack 43
  • 44 Dangerous attack 23
  • 87 Ball safe​ 91
  • 1 Penalties 0
  • 10 Corners 5
  • 2 Off Sides 3
  • 10 Total 12
  • 2 Yellow Cards 1
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
  • 4 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

Monaco had a strong ball possession 57% while Brest was struggling with a 43% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Monaco had a more offensive attitude with 44 dangerous attacks and 18 shots of which 7 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Monaco won the match​.

Monaco shot 18 times, 7 on target, 11 off target. On the other side, Brest shot 6 times, 3 on target, 3 off target.


Monaco received 2 yellow cards (A. Golovin and K. Volland). On the opposite side, Brest received 2 yellow cards (C. Herelle and M. Der Zakarian).

Match Timeline

J. Duverne(goal)H. Magnetti
Y. Belaili(goal)J. Duverne
W. Ben Yedder(penalty)
A. Golovin- Yellow
C. Herelle- Yellow
W. Ben Yedder(goal)K. Volland
I. Jakobs- sub ->Vanderson
W. Ben Yedder(goal)A. Tchouameni
J. Le Douaron- sub ->I. Cardona
K. Volland- Yellow
H. Belkebla- sub ->H. Magnetti
S. Mounie- sub ->M. Satriano
M. Der Zakarian- Yellow
K. Volland(goal)
R. Said- sub ->Y. Belaili
B. Chardonnet- sub ->C. Herelle
G. Martins- sub ->A. Golovin
Jean Lucas- sub ->K. Volland
M. Boadu- sub ->W. Ben Yedder


After this match, Monaco will have 68 points like Olympique Marseille to hold in the 2nd place. Talking about the opposition, Brest will stay with 48 points to sit in the 11th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Ligue 1, Monaco will play away with Lens on the 21st of May with a 9-5 head to head in favor of Monaco (10 draws).

Brest will host Bordeaux on the 21st of May with a 6-3 head to head statistic in favor of Brest (4 draws).

Monaco – Formation

Monaco started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

The manager Philippe Clement decided to play with the following team: .


Monaco made 4 changes: Vanderson for I. Jakobs (54′), A. Golovin for G. Martins (79′), K. Volland for Jean Lucas (89′) and W. Ben Yedder for M. Boadu (90′).

Brest – Formation

Brest started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

Michel Der Zakarian played with: .


Brest made 5 changes: I. Cardona for J. Le Douaron (56′), H. Magnetti for H. Belkebla (64′), M. Satriano for S. Mounie (64′), Y. Belaili for R. Said (77′) and C. Herelle for B. Chardonnet (78′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Ligue 1.​