NîMES. Bastia defeats Nîmes 1-0 after B. Santelli scored just 1 goal (67′).
The match was played at the Stade des Costières stadium in Nîmes on Saturday and it started at 7:00 pm local time. The referee was Benjamin Lepaysant with the support of Ludovic Zmyslony and Paul Cravo. The 4th official was Yann Gazagnes. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant at 20.5 degrees Celsius or 68.97 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 83%.
Nîmes had a superior ball possession 55% while Bastia was struggling with a 45% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Nîmes was more pushing with 37 dangerous attacks and 3 shots of which 1 were on target. Anyway, Bastia managed to find the solution to win this match.
Nîmes shot 3 times, 1 on target, 2 off target. On the opposite side, Bastia shot 5 times, 1 on target, 4 off target.
Nîmes received 1 yellow card (N. Eliasson). On the other side, Bastia received 1 yellow card (N. Zolotov).
After this encounter, Nîmes will stay with 49 points like Pau to hold in the 9th place. On the other side, Bastia will have 46 points like Niort to hold in the 12th place.
Nîmes – Formation
Nîmes started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).
The manager Nicolas Usaï decided to play with the following team: .
Nîmes made 5 changes: A. Briancon for P. Martinez (67′), K. Guessoum for E. Omarsson (68′), L. Fomba for S. Sarr (68′), Y. Benrahou for L. Delpech (75′) and Y. Benrahou for L. Delpech (75′).
Bastia – Formation
Bastia started with a 3-4-1-2 line-up (3-4-1-2).
Régis Brouard played with: .
Bastia made 4 changes: I. Saadi for F. Magri (59′), C. Ben Saada for A. Talal (59′), N. Zolotov for A. Robic (59′) and K. Kaiboue for C. Vincent (75′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Ligue 2.