RENNES. Rennes demolishes Lorient 5-0 with goals of B. Bourigeaud (17′), M. Terrier (19′), H. Traore (47′), F. Tait (79′) and G. Laborde (90′). Rennes took advantage of its superior ball possession (59%).
Rennes remained in 10 people after N. Aguerd received a red card in the 58′. Anyway, Rennes still found a way to win this match playing only with 10 players.
The match was played at the Roazhon Park stadium in Rennes on Sunday and it started at 1:00 pm local time. The referee was Benoît Millot with the assistance of Stephan Luzi and Christophe Mouysset. The 4th official was Mickaël Leleu. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant around 18 degrees Celsius or 64.44 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 59%.
Rennes was in firm control of the ball 59% while Lorient was struggling with a 41% ball possession.
Lorient was more aggressive with 47 dangerous attacks and 12 shots of which 2 were on target. Anyhow, Rennes succeeded in find the solution to win this contest.
Rennes shot 9 times, 6 on target, 3 off target. On the opposite side, Lorient shot 12 times, 2 on target, 10 off target.
Rennes received 1 yellow card (B. Santamaria). On the opposite side, No yellow cards were issued to Lorient.
(Rennes) was sent out after receiving a red card in the (58′).
After this match, Rennes will have 56 points like Strasbourg to stay in the 4th place. On the opposite side, Lorient will stay with 34 points like Angers SCO to stay in the 15th place.
E. Le Fee
Lorient will host Reims on the 1st of May with a 4-3 head to head statistic in favor of Lorient (4 draws).
Rennes: Formation and Lineups
Rennes adopted the aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
The manager Bruno Génésio chose to play with the following team: Doğan Alemdar , Hamari Traore , Warmed Omari , Nayef Aguerd , Adrien Truffert , Lovro Majer , Baptiste Santamaria , Flavien Tait , Benjamin Bourigeaud , Serhou Guirassy and Martin Terrier .
Rennes made 5 changes: L. Majer for J. Martin (64′), S. Guirassy for G. Laborde (64′), B. Bourigeaud for L. Assignon (77′), M. Terrier for B. Meling (82′) and F. Tait for C. Ugochukwu (82′).
Top player: Benjamin Bourigeaud
Probably the most impressive player in Rennes was Benjamin Bourigeaud.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 41 passes (75% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 3. He performed 4 crosses.
Lorient: Formation and Lineups
Also Lorient adopted the aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
On the opposite side, Christophe Pélissier played with: Matthieu Dreyer , Houboulang Mendes , Julien Laporte , Leo Petrot , Vincent Le Goff , Thomas Monconduit , Bonke Innocent , Laurent Abergel , Quentin Boisgard , Ibrahima Kone and Enzo Le Fée .
Lorient made 5 changes: B. Innocent for A. Lauriente (35′), Q. Boisgard for T. Moffi (64′), I. Kone for S. Soumano (73′), E. Le Fee for D. Ouattara (73′) and T. Monconduit for F. Lemoine (73′).
Top player: Fabien Lemoine
Probably the most impressive player in Lorient was Fabien Lemoine.
His rating iswith 19 passes (84% accurate) and 2 key passes. He performed 1 cross.
His performance was notable also because he began the game from the bench before entering the field in the 73′.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Ligue 1