Nantes is drowning in Baku and doesn’t verify his first victory

The return journey shall be even longer than the journey exterior for the residents of Nantes …

FCN misplaced 3-0 to Karabag in Azerbaijan, conceding three objectives in twelve minutes. The chasm was in all probability not that large in a match that wasn’t very thrilling, however the hosts deserved to win with a second interval that was extra observable than the primary.

Zoubir additionally offers up his seat

The second goalscorer of the match (all of them disappeared) was changed by Gurbanli in the beginning of 5 minutes of additional time.

First goalscorer of the match comes out

Owusu is changed by Leandro Andrade. Third goalscorer Jankovic offers solution to Richard Almeida. And Romao (Brazilian, unrelated) replaces Karajevo.

And for Monaco, it is also a foul begin …

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Appiah replaces Mohamed

Kombouaré might be doing extra with the weekend recreation than attempting to make a tactical transfer.

Nantes cannot try this

Two head photographs from a nook kick handed in fast succession.

“Who doesn’t soar will not be Nantes!”

Regardless of the scoring, we nonetheless hear the French followers. Given the size of the journey, it will be foolish to cease singing.

Qarabag is doing effectively

Sadly for the present, because the locals maintain the ball effectively to keep up a three-goal benefit.

New Nantes Double Change

Moutoussamy and Simon are changed by Girotto and Coco.

AND IT 3-0 …

Jankovic can arm his shot from a brief distance to the bottom after a bend. That is Karabag’s third aim in 12 minutes …

Nantes tries to react

The Canary Islands particularly get the horn. Mohamed takes the lead, however the ball lands on the ‘roof’ of the aim.

OUCH, QARABAG is taking a break …

Zoubir does not have to pressure his shot to take down Lafont, a bit too superior from a good angle. 2-0 in 5 minutes …

Nantes a double change

Ganago and Sissoko are changed by Guessand and Chirivella.


How did Qarabag miss this? After the primary shot pushed again, the shot from shut vary is saved by a Corchia slide.

Sheydaev replaces Ozobic

We allow you to analyze the tactical influence of this alteration.


Nantes cracked on the hour mark, with a full axle shift for the Ghanaian who quietly adjusts the Lafont. The lure has closed within the Canary Islands.

It began once more with a extra full of life rhythm

We do not know if we ought to be proud of Nantes due to this as Qarabag appears extra on his toes in these first minutes, however for the present it is excellent news.

Lafont nonetheless has to intervene …

Karabag is turning into increasingly more harmful. Zoubir hits the doorway to the floor. His strike is pushed again (with out the Azerbaijani hand) by Pallois, Uwusu drags, however Lafont rises once more.

We’re going again to Baku!

We hope for a livelier second interval. No adjustments throughout the break.

0-0 at break!

We is not going to deceive ourselves: we are going to rapidly neglect about this primary interval. Simon tried to animate him, however in the long run it was Lafont who needed to resolve to not let Nantes come again to the locker room with a foul shock.


Huseynov is alone within the far put up on a free-kick and forces goalkeeper Nantes to defend himself headfirst. In spite of everything, FCN will not be doing so badly.

Freiburg on the monitor to get 6 factors

The German membership leads 0-2 with Olympiacos within the group’s second recreation.


Pallois is eradicated by Owusu, who tries a presumably too bold dive. The Lafont remains to be standing on its toes and pushing away.

Simon actually has legs

He typically eliminates on his facet, even when it does not all the time result in one thing. After the central protection, Fabio sends a shot from a very mushy ball within the goalkeeper’s gloves.


The Nigerian hits and forces the Qarabag goalkeeper to work from a good angle once more.

Monaco can be taking part in at 6:45 PM.

She’s not very alive right here, so we keep watch over the remainder of the matches.

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Zoubir hits left

His center-back is pushed again once more, however Qarabag begins popping out increasingly more. Consideration.

Castelletto defeats the header with a header

The Azerbaijani membership will not be harmful in the intervening time, however we really feel it will possibly transfer ahead rapidly when the chance presents itself.

Nantes dry cleaners are very near paying?

Mustafazade does not know what to do with the ball and is compelled to run again to his goalkeeper. Nantes ahead Mohamed felt the blow and left, however his management dropped six meters.


A left-wing resume filled with spontaneity on the nook of the floor. Magomedaliyev could have been stunned, however he manages to knock out with each fists.

Sissoko all the time is aware of the best way to pace up

Good power on his grip on the ball, even when his cross within the penalty space is then pushed again.

It is laborious to construct

The sport is sort of closed: no staff might be robust, between lack of area and technical errors.

Freiburg is already main with Olympiacos within the group’s second recreation

Germany has virtually 6 factors.

First nook for Nantes

Qarabag comes very near resisting the step, however Moutoussamy has the depth crucial to permit Pallois to return again and cleanse himself.

The primary tip for the Nantes part

The Canary Islands are far behind and we all know the place of the staff: Fabio has misplaced assist on the left, Corchia has handed the middle on the appropriate.

Let’s go!

Start served by Nantes, all in yellow.

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Groups are on the sphere

The stadium will not be absolutely full, however nonetheless effectively stocked. And there are loads of cellphone lights on the entrance of the gamers. UEFA’s anthem was whistled in protest on the lack of a minute’s silence.

A really distinctive ambiance in Karabakh

Minutes earlier than the beginning of the Qarabag-Nantes recreation, the ambiance notably stunned the Nantes delegation on the Tofiq Barhamov stadium. No music is broadcasted out of respect for the victims of the battle between Azerbaijan and Armenia, which has resumed within the north of the nation in current days.

There are, nevertheless, practically 30,000 folks within the pen, however there’s hardly any incentive for the membership’s gamers. There shall be a minute of silence earlier than the match begins, towards the needs of the Qarabag membership. UEFA, refusing this tribute, shall be in full silence within the stadium for a minute after the beginning. 100 Nantes supporters have been warned, but it stays to be seen what their perspective shall be. Fifteen minutes earlier than the match started, they didn’t enter the stadium.

Pierre-Yves Leroux in Karabakh

Karabakh composition

Particularly with Abdell Zoubir, filming in French especially passed through the lens. In the meantime, Romao on the bench is a Brazilian who has nothing to do with the previous OM participant.

Karabakh: Magomedaliyev – Vesovic, Mustafazade, Huseynov, Jafarguliyev – Garayev, Jankovic – Borges, Ozobic, Zoubir – Owusu.

Spare components: Gugeshavili, Ramazanov, Romao, Almeida, Andrade, Ibrahimibili, Gurbanli, Bayramov, Huseynov, Sheidaev, Akhundzade.

Eleven Nantes!

See FC Nantes come to life. It may very well be a 4-2-3-1, or perhaps a three-man protection with Fabio or Corchia within the axial position and Simon within the crowd.

Nantes: Lafont – Fabio, Castelletto, Pallois, Corchia – Sissoko, Moutoussamy – Ganago, Blas, Simon – Mohamed.

Spare components: Descamps, Petric, Girotto, Appiah, Merlin, Coco, Chirivella, Guessand, Bamba.

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Observe Qarabag-Nantes reside!

This match begins at 18:45 after an extended journey to Azerbaijan, in a country affected by a conflict on the border with Armenia.

The folks of Nantes wish to affirm their large win in added time towards Olympiacos and make an enormous splash earlier than their double confrontation with Friborg.

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