Ireland Strasbourg and Reims revolt, Bordeaux and Metz ensure / Ligue 1 (J8)
12 cases of Covid-19 in Montpellier, the match against Monaco threatened
© Panoramic A real massacre. Eight players from the Montpellier club and four members of the technical staff tested positive for Covid-19 on Thursday, we learned from the Hérault club on Friday, which was supposed to travel to Monaco on Sunday for the 7th day of Ligue 1. The whole group underwent new tests on Friday while the twelve infected people were placed in isolation, the MHSC said in a statement.
Find all the results of this Sunday afternoon on behalf of the 8th day of Ligue 1.Prolific in goals, this 8th day of Ligue 1 has especially offered its share of surprises on the four corners of France. This Sunday was marked by the revolt of the clubs in the East, Reims and Strasbourg, which sank Montpellier and Brest. Reims makes Montpellier crack The Rémois have collected their first victory of the season in a one-way meeting in the Hérault (4-0) . A success that bears the signature of striker Boulaye Dia. Author of two first goals in the first period, the Champagne striker also scored a penalty after the break, closing a festival in which Mbuku had taken part by also finding the net at half an hour of play. Dia also and above all changed the scenario of this match by causing the rapid expulsion of the seasoned Hilton (7th). Stuck in the red zone, Reims is therefore giving itself a little air if it fails to get out. Montpellier, eleventh, slips into the soft belly.
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OM, first at home
First victory at home this season for OM, winner of Bordeaux (3-1) within the framework of the 7th day of Ligue 1. © Supplied by Football 365 Florian Thauvin OM Bordeaux 17102020 The Olympique de Marseille had to wait for the seventh round of the championship to win in its Vélodrome. He succeeded tonight against Bordeaux, and with the manner (3-1) . This success allows the Phocéens to climb provisionally on the fifth step of the classification.
A midfield from which Saint-Etienne had difficulty extricating himself from . The Greens conceded a new defeat, this time on the lawn of Metz (0-2). Boulaya opened the scoring for Frédéric Antonetti's men (5th), who managed to make the break thanks to a goal against his side Sissoko (78th). Strasbourg reacts, Bordeaux does the job Bad operation also for the Stade Brestois, which suffered the burst of pride of Strasbourg (0-3) . The Alsatian club made the law in Brittany thanks to its strong men. Habib Diallo unblocked the situation (27th) before Lala doubled the penalty (40th). Ajorque added a third goal in this match that Laurey's men made easier (67th). Strasbourg remains 18th but increases its points counter to catch up with the peloton. Finally, in these same waters, Nîmes, sixteenth, ended up cracking on the lawn of Bordeaux (0-2) . The Girondins stumbled over the Crocos throughout the game before finding the flaw at the finish thanks to Briand and Oudin. Jean-Louis Gasset's gang is back in the top 10.
Covid-19. In hospitals, the intensive care units are approaching saturation .
© Franck Dubray / Ouest-France The intensive care unit of the Nantes University Hospital with patients suffering from Covid-19 coronavirus. More than 2,900 Covid-19 patients were hospitalized in intensive care on Tuesday, October 27, 2020. They occupy half of the beds currently available in France in these services welcoming the most seriously ill patients, according to the latest official figures. But as the epidemic progresses, saturation is fast approaching.