The FC San Pedro prevailed over ASEC Mimosas, thanks to a penalty scored in the 28th minute and a scandalous arbitration, tonight, at the Robert Champroux Stadium, on the 20th day of League 1 (0-1). An undeserved defeat for ASEC Mimosas that nevertheless keeps intact the distance between her and her direct Prosecutor, WAC who also suffered a setback (1-0) against the SC Gagnoa.
The match began tentatively and takes off from the 7th minutes, on a shot of DIABATE Ousmane, midfielder of FC San Pedro, captured closed hands by MANDJUI Boris, the goalkeeper of ASEC Mimosas. The mimosas reaction does not wait. At the 9th minute, POE Jean Morel managed a brilliant action and serves TA BI Willy Bracciano in the penalty area. The latter's broke under the eyes of the referee which yet does not flinch. ASEC Mimosas is very threatening and forcing the opponent on the defensive. The port proceed by counter-attacks to try to worry about defence mimosas. At the 21st minute, on a part TA BI Willy Braciano placed attack, the ball comes to Aristide BANCE in the penalty area. But the dish to the right of the attacker mimosas not wrong Guy Franck, the goalkeeper of FC San Pedro. In the crazy period of domination mimosas and against all odds, FC San Pedro Gets a little following a foul hand of GLOUDOUEU Angel Baresi, in the 28th minute. DIABATE, Ousmane is responsible for execution and takes to against foot the goalkeeper of ASEC Mimosas to open the scoring. ASEC Mimosas is conducted and must now react. Mimos are pressing but lack of lucidity in front of goal. The 41st on a nice cross section of AKA Serge Arnaud, DOSSO Trump finds himself face to face with TOURÉ Karim, who shot him in the penalty area. But the referee didn't say Word. Mimos so return to the locker room with a liability of a goal.
Second, it's still the FC San Pedro, who began hostilities on a kick vicious of DIABATE Ousmane deflected carefully into the corner by MANDJUI Boris. Therefore ASEC Mimosas takes the game to his account. The FC San Pedro moved in a wait and see position and is already playing time. It makes changes with successive entries of DIAARRASSOUBA Daouda instead of KONE Moyabi (55th minute) and Issouf OUATTARA for POE Jean Morel. At the 63rd minute, on a solitary action, Aristide BANCE manages to find DOSSO Fabius, all alone at the far post, but the winger mimos trial misses the frame of the goal. Mimos are always present in the opposing camp. At the 65th minute, GOUAN Ruffin puts a ball indented, resumed at mi-volee by Aristide BANCE seeking the big parade of the goalkeeper of FC San Pedro to clear the danger. ASEC Mimosas pushes back to the score. But the FC San Pedro to decide to fake injury to break the rhythm of the game and save time. Mimosas attempts remain unsuccessful, even on this last action where GLOUDOUEU Angel Baresi's broke into the opposing penalty area. The referee didn't say Word and puts an end to the meeting who sees the FC San Pedro the (0 – 1). ASEC Mimosas is so constrained in its tracks, but keeps its 5-point lead the WAC, his heir apparent. Before attacking the 21st day facing the AFAD, ASEC Mimosas plunge in the League Cup to face Stade D'abidjan, next Wednesday, from 18:00, at the Robert CHAMPROUX Stadium, on behalf of the quarter-finals of the competition.