Sunday September 11, 2022, for the 3rd round of the Coupe de France, the Avant-Garde de Plouvorn will face ES Carantec Henvic (R3). “For the second round, we came across a great team from Lannilis,” underlines co-president Maxime Guillerm. “We don’t set ourselves a goal for the Coupe de France except that of beating the hierarchically inferior teams. The draw is often dependent on a good run. In Carantec, it will be a trap match. We are lucky not to play too far from Plouvorn. We will have to take this match very seriously before the resumption of the R1 championship on September 18.
Maintaining the championship as a priority objective
This season, the leaders have put the means with the arrival of a physical trainer and good recruitment. “The priority objective remains maintaining the championship. We do not yet have the data on the number of descents. We will have to leave four or five behind us, ”he continues.
In recent seasons, the Avant-Garde has regained momentum with the rise of the pennant team, the C team at the highest District level but also the good course of young teams in the Region, particularly in the Gambardella Cup. « We can count on our infrastructure, in particular the synthetic pitch, on the work of our educator employee, Mathieu Tanguy, but also on Benjamin Le Rest and Jean-Charles Guilmoto who are doing an excellent job ». This cup match will be a good preparation before the first league match where Thomas Loaec’s teammates will travel to Begard. The first meeting in Plouvorn with the supporters will be against Landerneau FC.