Ligue 1: Troyes beats Clermont 3-1 after recovering from a 0-1 deficit

CLERMONT-FERRAND. Troyes was able to turn the table against Clermont.


CLERMONT-FERRAND. Troyes managed to turn the table against Clermont. It was Clermont to score first with a goal from J. Gastien. However, later Troyes found the way to turn the table scoring 3 consecutive goals with M. Balde (24′), M. Balde (54′) and R. Ripart (82′). Clermont lost this match even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (60%).

The match was played at the Stade Gabriel Montpied stadium in Clermont-Ferrand on Sunday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Jérôme Brisard who had the assistance of Alexis Auger and Guillaume Debart. The 4th official was Gaël Angoula.

Match Statistics

Clermont was in firm control of the ball 60% while Troyes was struggling with a 40% ball possession.

Clermont was more aggressive with 47 dangerous attacks and 15 shots of which 2 were on target. Nonetheless, Troyes found a way to find the solution to win this match.​

Clermont shot 15 times, 2 on target, 13 off target. On the opposite side, Troyes shot 10 times, 4 on target, 6 off target.


No yellow cards were issued to Clermont. On the opposite side, Troyes received 3 yellow cards (A. Bruus, L. Agoume and P. N. Yade).

After this contest, Clermont will stay with 10 points to stay in the 10th place. On the other side, Troyes will have 7 points like Auxerre to stay in the 13th place.

Match Events

  • 3'

    R. Ripart

    Rony Lopes

  • 4'

    J. Gastien

    Muhammed Cham

  • 24'

    M. Balde

  • 32'

    A. Mendy

    J. Bela

  • 46'

    A. Bruus

  • 51'

    L. Agoume

  • 53'

    P. N. Yade

  • 54'

    M. Balde

  • 60'

    G. Kyei

    K. Andric

  • 60'

    Y. Magnin

    M. Gonalons

  • 65'

    X. Chavalerin

    L. Agoume

  • 65'

    A. Conte

    P. N. Yade

  • 70'

    F. Ogier

    M. Caufriez

  • 72'

    S. Khaoui

    Muhammed Cham

  • 82'

    R. Ripart

  • 84'

    F. Tardieu

    A. Bruus

  • 84'

    I. Ugbo

    M. Balde

Next match

In the upcoming Ligue 1 match, Clermont will play away with Ajaccio on the 2nd of October with a 0-0 head to head.

Troyes will host Reims on the 2nd of October with a 4-0 head to head record in favor of Troyes (2 draws).

Clermont: Formation and Lineups

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

The manager Pascal Gastien chose to play with the following team: Mory Diaw (6.1), Mateusz Wieteska (5.8), Alidu Seidu (6.4), Maximiliano Caufriez (6.8), Jérémie Bela (6.5), Maxime Gonalons (6.5), Johan Gastien (7.7), Neto Borges (7.1), Muhammed Cham-Saracevic (7.3), Elbasan Rashani (6.9) and Komnen Andrić (6.4).

Clermont could not rely on the presence of J. Gastien (injured).


Clermont made 5 changes: J. Bela for A. Mendy (32′), K. Andric for G. Kyei (60′), M. Gonalons for Y. Magnin (60′), M. Caufriez for F. Ogier (70′) and Muhammed Cham for S. Khaoui (72′).

Top player: Johan Gastien

Probably the most impressive player in Clermont was Johan Gastien.

His rating is (7.7) with 1 goal, 90 passes (80% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 3 duels out of 3.

Troyes: Formation and Lineups

Troyes started with a 5-4-1 line-up (5-4-1).

On the opposite side, Bruno Irles played with: Gauthier Gallon (6.4), Andreas Bruus (6.7), Jackson Porozo (6.7), Erik Palmer-Brown (7.4), Yoann Salmier (6.6), Papa Ndiaga Yade (6.1), Rony Lopes, Rominigue Kouamé (7.1), Lucien Agoumé (7.1), Wilson Odobert (6.4) and Mama Baldé (8.5).

Troyes could not rely on the presence of R. Ripart (injured).


Troyes made 5 changes: Rony Lopes for R. Ripart (3′), L. Agoume for X. Chavalerin (65′), P. N. Yade for A. Conte (65′), M. Balde for I. Ugbo (86′) and A. Bruus for F. Tardieu (86′).

Top player: Mama Baldé

Probably the most impressive player in Troyes was Mama Baldé.

His rating is (8.5) with 2 goals, 14 passes (57% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 10.

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