Coupe de France Review: Traore hits four and sees red as new bosses make winning begins


Lacina Traore scored 4 instances and was sent off for Monaco inside the Coupe de France as Pascal Baills and Bruno Genesio created winning starts.

Pascal Baills and Bruno Genesio enjoyed positive begins to their spells with Montpellier and Lyon, presiding over Coupe de France victories against Epernay and Limoges respectively on (come to fifa coins) Sunday.

Baills was confirmed as Rolland Courbis’ replacement before the turn of your year although Lyon’s former assistant Genesio was also appointed as Hubert Fournier’s replacement for the duration of the winter break.

And each moved into the final 32 on Sunday against fifth-tier opponents, despite the fact that Lyon enjoyed a significantly far more routine examination during their 7-0 results at the Complexe Sportif Michel Amand – Maxwell Cornet and Rachid Ghezzal scoring twice every single.

Montpellier needed just a Mustapha Yatabare target to make sure their narrow achievement in Epernay – the four-time champions joining Monaco within the subsequent round soon after a resounding 10-2 win over seventh-tier amateur opponents Saint-Jean Beaulieu.

Lacina Traore was within the thick of points for Monaco against their near-neighbours as the Ivorian scored four instances before getting dismissed in conjunction with opponent Yann Mariotti for an apparent exchange at half-time.

“[Lacina] told the other player: ‘Shut your mouth.’ I’ll be quite interested to understand the justification from the referee,” Monaco boss Leonardo Jardim said afterwards.

Even after Traore’s exit, Leonardo Jardim’s men proved a reduce above – Fabinho scoring a brace in the spot – while holders Paris Saint-Germain edged past Wasquehal 1-0.

The Championnat de France Amateur side fought challenging but had been undone by Zlatan Ibrahimovic within a 1-0 defeat, while PSG’s top-tier rivals Saint-Etienne have been taken all of the way by fifth-tier Raon l’Etape.

Christophe Galtier’s guys sit sixth in Ligue 1 and led through Neal Maupay after 21 minutes ahead of Jonathan Clauss struck just prior to the hour to send the game to added time and later penalties.

Saint-Etienne failed (vist to convert two of their first three spot-kicks but made one of the most of three missed penalties from their hosts to squeeze by means of along with Marseille, who also needed penalties to get past Caen soon after 120 goalless minutes.

Bordeaux have been given a stern test in their 3-2 win at Frejus St-Raphael – Diego Rolan acquiring the winner immediately after 90 minutes – while Ligue 2’s Evian necessary further time to pull clear of fifth-tier Annecy at the Parc des Sports -as Seydou Keita’s second in the day and additional targets from Gustavo Campanharo and Ibrahim Toure ended hopes of an (go to fifa 16 coins) upset.

There had been contrasting fortunes for two other CFA two sides as Lorient ended Tours’ hopes in added time using a 3-2 win, whilst Sarreguemines sprung a surprise to determine off Valenciennes – El Hassane M’Barki’s early strike enough to earn progression.

Ligue 1 Guingamp – winners in 2014 – beat Chantilly 4-0 due to 4 second-half goals while Tallo Gadji’s penalty before the break earned Lille a 1-0 win at Amiens.

Trelissac ran out 2-0 winners at Muret, Bourg en Bresse avoided an upset with a 3-1 win against fourth-tier Mulhouse and Boulogne held their nerve within the penalty shootout against Saint-Omer, while Julien Toudic’s late winner helped Ligue 2 Ajaccio to a 1-0 win against amateur side Volvic.