Ligue 1: Saint-Étienne manages to draw 2-2 with Angers SCO after recovering a 0-2 deficit

SAINT-ETIENNE. Saint-Étienne manages to recover against Angers SCO with a goal on the I. Traore 28' and a goal on the A. Fulgini 56'.

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SAINT-ETIENNE. Saint-Étienne manages to recover against Angers SCO with a goal on the I. Traore 28′ and a goal on the A. Fulgini 56′. Saint-Étienne was far superior when it came to possession ball (64%)​

The match was held at the Stade Geoffroy-Guichard Stadium in Saint-etienne on Friday and this began at 7:00 pm local time. The referee was Antony Gautier who was helped by Mehdi Rahmouni and Julien Aube. The 4th official was Arnaud Baert.

Match Statistics

Saint-Étienne was in firm control of the ball 64% while Angers SCO was struggling with a 36% ball possession.

Saint-Étienne was more aggressive with 75 dangerous attacks and 18 shots of which 6 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Saint-Étienne to win the match​.

Saint-Étienne shot 18 times, 6 on target, 12 off target. On the opposite side, Angers SCO shot 4 times, 2 on target, 2 off target.


No yellow cards were issued to Saint-Étienne. On the other side, Angers SCO received 3 yellow cards (S. Boufal, B. Mendy and T. Mangani).

After playing this match, Saint-Étienne will have 5 points like Brest to stay in the 20th place. On the other side, Angers SCO will have 17 points like Olympique Marseille to stay in the 4th place.

Match Events

  • 28'

    I. Traore

  • 45'

    S. Boufal

  • 46'

    M. Nade

    H. Moukoudi

  • 56'

    A. Fulgini

  • 58'

    A. Nordin

    A. Moueffek

  • 58'

    R. Hamouma

    J. Krasso

  • 60'

    B. Mendy

  • 61'

    W. Khazri

  • 70'

    A. Ounahi

    B. Mendy

  • 70'

    M. Cho

    S. Bahoken

  • 73'

    D. Bouanga

    Y. Macon

  • 82'

    A. Aouchiche

    Y. Neyou

  • 83'

    E. Ebosse

    P. Capelle

  • 90'

    M. Pereira Lage

    A. Fulgini

  • 90'

    T. Mangani

  • 90'

    M. Nade

Next matche

In the upcoming Ligue 1 match, Saint-Étienne will play away with Metz on the 30th of October with a 8-4 head to head statistic in favor of Saint-Étienne (2 draws).

Angers SCO will host Nice on the 31st of October with a 5-2 head to head in favor of Nice (5 draws).

Saint-Étienne: Formation and Lineups

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

The manager Claude Puel chose to play with the following team: Stefan Bajić (6.0), Mahdi Camara (7.2), Saïdou Sow (7.1), Harold Moukoudi (7.0), Yvann Maçon (6.6), Lucas Gourna-Douath (6.9), Yvan Neyou (8.1), Aimen Moueffek (6.7), Ryad Boudebouz (7.1), Wahbi Khazri (7.2) and Jean-Philippe Krasso (6.6).


Saint-Étienne made 5 changes: H. Moukoudi for M. Nade (46′), A. Moueffek for A. Nordin (58′), J. Krasso for R. Hamouma (58′), Y. Macon for D. Bouanga (73′) and Y. Neyou for A. Aouchiche (82′).

Top player: Yvan Neyou

The player who no doubt impressed Saint-Étienne the most was Yvan Neyou.

His rating is (8.1) with 75 passes (85% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 10 duels out of 14.

Angers SCO: Formation and Lineups

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

On the opposite side, Gérald Baticle played with: Paul Bernardoni (6.9), Vincent Manceau (6.6), Ismaël Traoré (7.2), Romain Thomas (7.4), Jimmy Cabot (6.8), Batista Mendy (6.4), Thomas Mangani (7.3), Pierrick Capelle (6.6), Angelo Fulgini (6.7), Stéphane Bahoken (6.4) and Sofiane Boufal (6.6).


Angers SCO made 4 changes: B. Mendy for A. Ounahi (70′), S. Bahoken for M. Cho (70′), P. Capelle for E. Ebosse (83′) and A. Fulgini for M. Pereira Lage (90′).

Top player: Romain Thomas

The player who no doubt impressed Angers SCO the most was Romain Thomas.

His rating is (7.4) with 23 passes (86% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 7.

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