Nîmes will play the 8th round on Saturday 27 November at Aubagne.
Adolphe Teikeu is no longer at La Bastide. He will re-cross the route des Crocos a priori but not before February 2022 and the trip from Nîmes to Caen where the 31-year-old central defender could finally bounce back.
During his week of testing, the former Sochalien, free, had convinced Pascal Plancque, seduced by his profile (experience and personality) and who had expressed interest in welcoming him to his group.
Except that the club has not made any proposal to the Cameroonian international, the finances do not allow it according to a close friend of Rani Assaf. Crocodile president who, for anything else, will meet the mayor of Nîmes, Jean-Paul Fournier, this Thursday …
Teikeu is no longer there but the young people continue to parade. Yesterday morning, among the twenty-three players in training, were goalkeeper Vincent Malafosse, defender Arthur Pontet and attacking midfielder Ilian Boudache. Scorer Sunday with the crocodile reserve, beaten 2-1 at Fabrègues, the latter distinguished himself by scoring from the left the only goal of the internal mini-opposition organized by the Nîmes staff.
Ferhat ill, Koné aside
A staff who, during the Coupe de France week, ended the day’s training with a penalty shootout. The Crocs were rather skilful: only three missed their attempt, Pontet (post), Philibert (Malafosse save) and Cubas (strike above the crossbar).
Ferhat, announced ill, did not appear on the field, just like Bratveit, hit in a hand (nothing serious). Injured in the thigh and package against Quevilly-Rouen, Koné, he trained separately, with Martinez, under the direction of physical trainer Aurélien Boche. Will it be operational for Aubagne? « No », has already replied Pascal Plancque.