Despite a great domination, ASEC Mimosas was held in failure (0–0) by the AbidjanStadium, tonight, at the Robert Champroux Stadium, on the 11th day of the Ligue 1. A zero unhappy white that nevertheless allows him to temporarily regain the lead in the standings.
Before the kickoff of this meeting, 30 seconds of applause were observed in tributeto Laurent POKOU ‘Man of Asmara’ accompanied yesterday, Hogue, Tiassalé. ASECMimosas adopts the tactical system in 3–5 – 2 with his NOUGBELE Christian playmaker. Game is tight, muscular and sometimes even hit. The first opportunity goal is involved only in the 11th minute in the feet of NOUGBELE Christian. The latter eliminates its counterpart and triggers a fine shot that never yet fails the Rennesgoalkeeper. Mimos returned to the charge four minutes later. The center of ‘n’ GOUAN Ruffin is the fine control of the breast of Aristide BANCE, who is unfortunately unable to fit his flat foot into her routine. The game comes alive with a team of ASECMimosas always looking for the fault to open the scoring. The stadium of Abidjan, to the defensive proceeds by counter-attacks to move up the ball in the camp mimosas. The yéyés get their first corner of the game in the 35th minute. Attacks placed at distant strikes through the kicking stopped, we tried all on the side mimosas but failed to score. So, we reached the break in the goalless draw.
The Abidjan Stadium trying to lull the ASEC Mimosas in the second part with a scrappy game early and getting even the first opportunity of this part. OKAN Agoussi attempts a powerful shot that fortunately does not deceive the vigilance of KOFFI Kouakou Herve. ASEC Mimosas takes things in hand and is very close to opening the scoring in the 62nd minute, on a deflection of Aristide BANCE for Issouf OUATTARA whose lob is not powerful enough to cross the goal line. Despite changes in his offensive sector, with inflows of DEPODE Jacob and POGNONGO Yannick, ASEC Mimosas still won’t find the key to the lock of the Rennes defense that stands up well to its many assaults. The referee ends the game on this score (0–0), frustrating for the Mimoswhich pick up nevertheless and temporarily the head of the standings before meeting Séwé Sport – AFAD, on Monday at the stadium Robert Champroux.