Lens – Nantes: FC Nantes did not make the difference, the summary

Lens Nantes FC Nantes did not make the difference

RCL-FCN. Neither RC Lens nor FC Nantes managed to take the lead in this Ligue 1 clash, at Stade Bollaert-Delelis, this Saturday April 30, 2022. On the scoreboard: 2 to 2. Match summary .

18:54 – Lens and Nantes failed to decide (2-2)

The final score is parity (2-2) between RC Lens and FC Nantes, but the Lensois could hope for better in terms of statistics. RC Lens indeed have the advantage in terms of ball possession (52%-48%) but also framed more shots than their opponents (6 against 5). This will not have been enough to make the difference in this meeting.

18:53 – A free kick will allow RC Lens to clear

It may be over for FC Nantes who are deprived of the ball by Thomas Leonard just a stone’s throw from the opposing goals! RC Lens will be able to stave off the danger with this free kick as we enter the last quarter of an hour of this duel.

18:51 – A free kick will allow FC Nantes to avert the danger

FC Nantes obtains a free kick in its pre square which will allow it to ward off the danger and preserve the draw (2-2) in this 2nd period. A valuable set piece for Nantes as the end of the match approaches!

18:49 – Corner for FC Nantes

It is a new corner which is obtained at the moment by FC Nantes, which will have the possibility of putting pressure on RC Lens and perhaps of taking the advantage in the score (2-2).

18:47 – Offside whistled against FC Nantes

A FC Nantes player is penalized for offside and allows the opposing team to restart. We are playing the 89th minute of play in this match.

18:47 – Failed attempt for RC Lens

RC Lens’ attempt is narrowly missed as we reach the 89th minute of the game.

18:47 – Shot on target for FC Nantes

Interesting possibility for FC Nantes: the shot is on target but the opposing goalkeeper is vigilant and can get away.

18:45 – FC Nantes will give themselves some air with a free kick

Thomas Leonard whistled a welcome free kick in favor of Nantes who were cornered a few meters from their goal line and could see RC Lens score a goal at the end of this phase of play. plays the last quarter of an hour of this duel.

18:44 – Corner in favor of RC Lens

RC Lens created an interesting opportunity to take the lead (2-2) by immediately obtaining their 6th corner of the game, as we reached the 86th minute in Lens.

18:44 – Change for FC Nantes

Thomas Leonard signals a replacement: Wylan Cyprien is called back to the bench and Lohann Doucet comes into play for FC Nantes.

18:40 – Change for RC Lens

Thomas Leonard gives his agreement for a replacement: David Pereira Da Costa makes his exit while Gaël Kakuta makes his appearance for RC Lens.

18:39 – Opportunity for RC Lens

Great opportunity for RC Lens as we are in the 81st minute at Stade Bollaert-Delelis.

6:39 p.m. – Penalty converted by Arnaud Kalimuendo (2-2)!

And it is Arnaud Kalimuendo who is responsible for putting this penalty in the background for RC Lens! The ball ended up in the opposing nets and the score went to 2-2 at Stade Bollaert-Delelis.

18:39 – Yellow card for Alban Lafont (FC Nantes)

Alban Lafont, the player of FC Nantes, is sanctioned with a yellow card in the 81st minute, in this 2nd period.

18:38 – Change for FC Nantes

Thomas Leonard signals a replacement: Marcus Coco is recalled to the bench while Sébastien Corchia makes his appearance for FC Nantes.

18:38 – Yellow card for Nicolas Pallois (FC Nantes)

The referee, Thomas Leonard, issues a warning to Nicolas Pallois, the FC Nantes player.

18:37 – Penalty for RC Lens!

RC Lens benefited from a penalty following a foul committed by Alban Lafont, in the 79th minute of play in this match at Stade Bollaert-Delelis. The score could soon change on the side of Stade Bollaert-Delelis.

18:37 – The VAR finds a foul in the box!

After appealing to the VAR for suspicion of fault in the area, Thomas Leonard makes his final decision: penalty in favor of RC Lens!

18:36 – Will Thomas Leonard whistle a penalty for RC Lens?

The game is stopped at Stade Bollaert-Delelis: the referee hesitates to signal a penalty for RC Lens after a contentious gesture in the area and calls on his colleagues from the video.

18:34 – Quentin Merlin injury

The game is stopped in Lens. Quentin Merlin was hit a few moments ago.

18:34 – Missed opportunity for FC Nantes

FC Nantes is threatening but the opposing goalkeeper manages to ward off the threat with this shot as we reach the 76th minute of the game.

18:34 – Shot on target for RC Lens

Interesting opportunity for RC Lens: the shot is on target but the opposing goalkeeper is vigilant and can relaunch his own.

18:33 – Corner in favor of RC Lens

Thomas Leonard whistles a corner kick in favor of RC Lens. Led to the score (1-2) in this 2nd period, the Lensois will try to put their opponent in difficulty by bringing size into the penalty area.

18:32 – Yellow card for Samuel Moutoussamy (FC Nantes)

Samuel Moutoussamy, the player of FC Nantes, collects a yellow card in the 74th minute, in this 2nd period.

18:32 – Thomas Leonard whistles a free kick against FC Nantes

The referee has just offered a 10th free kick for the benefit of RC Lens. The accumulation of stats concerning free kicks is also to the advantage of Lensois with 3 more set pieces than Nantes. The score is still 1-2 in the 74th minute.