It is a capital meeting that awaits FC Nantes against Ajaccio (Sunday, at 3 p.m.). Before the international bracket of the World Cup, the Canaries (16th with 12 points) absolutely must win to move away from the relegation zone and not see how their rival of the day (17th, 1 point) overtakes them in the classification.
“We would especially like to win against Ajaccio to go on holiday with our heads held high, with the feeling of having a good first part of the season, even if they are in difficulties and the first leg is not over yet. (there are still 4 games left to play after the World Cup). It is true that victory is essential. We put pressure on each other saying we absolutely have to win on Sunday. If we can crush the 1-0 in Ajaccio, sign immediately.said the coach of Nantes in a press conference.
“Ajaccio has confidence and wants to pass us. We are more than suspicious, we are very careful, we respect them. It will be necessary to be able to break the lock on them. »
“On the contrary, it is still a good team, difficult to maneuver. Unlike us, they still won twice away from home, in Brest (0-1) and Marseille (0-1). Last weekend, they went down 2-0 to Strasbourg, before winning 4-2Kombouaré recalled. They are disciplined and can bounce back very quickly. They manage to outplay their opponents very often. It should be remembered that this team finished as the best defender in Ligue 2 last season, conceding 19 goals. And they found an attack. It is a formation of trust that we want to pass. We are more than suspicious, we are very careful, we respect them. It will be necessary to defend well and above all to be able to break his lock. »