TOULOUSE. Toulouse overcomes Reims 1-0 after Z. Aboukhlal scored just 1 goal (32′).
A. Flips received a red card (61′). This red card was one of the reason why Reims lost the match.
The match was played at the Stadium de Toulouse (Toulouse) stadium in Toulouse on Sunday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Stéphanie Frappart with the assistance of Mikael Berchebru and Steven Torregrossa. The 4th official was Pierre Legat. The weather was clear. The temperature was extremely hot around 33 degrees Celsius or 91.38 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 25%.
There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Toulouse was in possession of the ball for 47% of the time vs. Reims that controlled the ball for 53% of the time.
Reims was more aggressive with 51 dangerous attacks and 10 shots of which 1 were on target. Notwithstanding, Toulouse managed to find the solution to win this match.
Toulouse shot 14 times, 3 on target, 11 off target. On the other side, Reims shot 10 times, 1 on target, 9 off target.
Toulouse received 1 yellow card (S. Spierings). On the opposite side, Reims received 2 yellow cards (D. Lopy and Y. Abdelhamid).
Also, Reims didn’t manage to end the match with 11 players after A. Flips (Reims) was sent out after receiving a straight red card in the (61′).
After playing this match, Toulouse will have 5 points like Nice and Brest to move up in the 16th place. On the opposite side, Reims will stay with 6 points like Nantes to stay in the 14th place.
M. van Bergen
Reims will host Monaco on the 18th of September with a 4-2 head to head stats in favor of Monaco (8 draws).
Toulouse: Formation and Lineups
Toulouse started with a 5-4-1 line-up (5-4-1).
The manager Philippe Montanier chose to play with the following team: Maxime Dupé , Mikkel Desler , Anthony Rouault , Rasmus Nicolaisen , Moussa Diarra , Issiaga Sylla , Zakaria Aboukhlal , Stijn Spierings , Branco Van den Boomen , Fares Chaibi and Thijs Dallinga .
Toulouse made 5 changes: T. Dallinga for A. Onaiwu (64′), I. Sylla for O. Zanden (64′), C. Fares for V. Birmancevic (71′), Z. Aboukhlal for D. Genreau (79′) and M. Desler for K. Keben (79′).
Top player: Anthony Rouault
The player who no doubt impressed Toulouse the most was Anthony Rouault even if he didn’t score the decisive goal.
His rating iswith 35 passes (100% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 6.
Reims: Formation and Lineups
Reims started with a 3-4-1-2 line-up (3-4-1-2).
On the opposite side, Óscar García Junyent played with: Patrick Pentz , Andrew Gravillon , Emmanuel Agbadou , Yunis Abdelhamid , Alexis Flips , Marshall Munetsi , Jens Cajuste , Bradley Locko , Kamory Doumbia , Junya Ito and Folarin Balogun .
Reims made 5 changes: B. Locko for M. Busi (46′), K. Doumbia for A. Zeneli (46′), J. Cajuste for D. Lopy (69′), J. Ito for N. Mbuku (80′) and A. Gravillon for M. van Bergen (89′).
Top player: Yunis Abdelhamid
Probably the most impressive player in Reims was Yunis Abdelhamid.
His rating iswith 35 passes (85% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 8 duels out of 11.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Ligue 1