The 11 facts

The 11 facts to know about the day: Pedri releases Barça, Nantes was hot, Lille assumes …

Pedri frees Bara, Nantes was hot, Lille assumes, the Auxerre card, the regrets of Belfort, the little surprise Vierzon… Discover the highlights of Sunday’s matches in the Coupe de France and in Europe.

Pedri scored for FC Barcelona.

The results in the Coupe de France (click on the score to read the news or the article on the match): Belfort 1-1 (3-4 tabs) Annecy, Le Puy 0-0 (3-5 pens) Vierzon, Lille 2-0 Pau, Niort 0-4 Auxerre, Thaon 0-0 (2-4 tabs) Nantes, Brest – (9 p.m.) Lens.

The main results in Europe: Manchester City 3-0 Wolverhampton, Arsenal 3-2 Manchester United (Premier League), Dortmund 4-3 Augsburg (Bundesliga), La Spezia 0-2 AS Roma, Juventus Turin – (8:45 p.m.) Atalanta (Serie A), FC Barcelona 1 -0 Getafe, Athletic Bilbao – (9 p.m.) Real Madrid (Liga).

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1. Pedri makes the Bara happy. Even without realizing a great performance, FC Barcelona still dominated Getafe (1-0) in La Liga. To win, the Blaugrana could count on Pedri (35th), effective in front of the cage following a cross from Raphinha in the first period. A precious success for Bara, still leading with 6 points ahead of Real Madrid, who face Athletic Bilbao at 9 p.m.

2. Nantes played with fire. In the French Cup, FC Nantes came up against the correctional before getting the best of Thaon (0-0, 4-2 on pens). Dominating, the Canaries did not manage to find the fault against the formation of National 3 and needed the penalty shootout to qualify thanks to a good Descamps. The defending champion was hot…

3. Lille assumes its status. Without trembling, Lille logically beat Pau (2-0) in the French Cup. Well helped by the goal against his camp from Kouassi (37th), LOSC then made the break on a nice strike from Gomes (79th). A mastered qualification for the Mastiffs facing a Ligue 2 team that is far too timid.

4. The Auxerre box. In difficulty in Ligue 1, AJ Auxerre takes full advantage of the Coupe de France with a very big victory against Niort (4-0). The Ligue 2 club did not manage to compete and were heavily slapped by the Auxerrois thanks to achievements by Perrin (39th, 67th), Da Costa (43rd) and Abline (64th). A breath of fresh air for AJA, 19th in L1.

5. Belfort’s regrets… A cruel scenario for Belfort, eliminated by Annecy (1-1, 3-4 pens) in the French Cup. National 2 fans had yet managed to open the scoring by Sissoko (10th). But in the second half, the Ligue 2 club equalized through Balde (56th) and finally won in the penalty shootout with two magnifying attempts by the Belfortains.

6. Vierzon, the only surprise. Since the start of the round of 16, the large dominate… But Vierzon still created a little surprise against Puy (0-0, 3-5 pens). After a real fight, the formation of National 2 obtained its ticket for the next round, against the National 1 club, during the penalty shootout.

7. Roma back in the top 4. In Serie A, AS Roma won at La Spezia (2-0). Just before the break, Mourinho’s men managed to open the scoring through El Shaarawy (45th) on a serve from Dybala. And after the break,Argentine was still a decisive passer, this time for Abraham (49th). With this success, Roma provisionally climbs to 4th place13 points behind leaders Napoli.

8. Nketiah free Arsenal on the wire! The Gunners snatched it thanks to Nketiah! At the end of the suspense, Arsenal got the better of Manchester United (3-2) in the Premier League. After the opener from Rashford (17th), Nketiah (24th) equalized before a goal from Saka (53rd). And despite an achievement by Martinez (59th), the Englishman (90th) therefore offered his team valuable success in the title race. To read the full game analysis, it’s here.

9. Hland has fun with City! Again and again him! In the Premier League, Manchester City easily outclassed Wolverhampton (3-0) thanks to a hat-trick from the inevitable Hland (40th, 49th sp, 54th). Author of the opener with a header from a cross signed De Bruyne, the Norwegian then transformed a penalty before taking advantage of a caviar from Mahrez to afford a third goal. With this success, Manchester City, still 2nd in the standings, are 5 points behind leaders Arsenal, who are one game behind.

10. Dortmund win a crazy game! What a meeting! After a great game, Borussia Dortmund got the better of Augsburg (4-3) in the Bundesliga. In a crazy match, the two teams went blow for blow with goals from Maier (40th), Demirovic (45 + 1st) and Colina (77th) to answer Bellingham (29th), Schlotterbeck (42nd) and Bynoe-Gittens ( 75th). But finally, the BvB had the last word thanks to a magnificent volley from Reyna (78th)! In the ranking, Dortmund took the opportunity to move up to 6th place7 points behind leaders Bayern Munich.

11. Haller’s comeback. A great picture! During the Bundesliga match against Augsburg (4-3), the center forward of Borussia Dortmund Haller, after beating his cancer, has made a comeback the competition. Acclaimed by Signal Iduna Park between the 61st minute, the Ivorian international inevitably felt a great motion.

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