Coupe de France (8th round)
“Their welcome was magnificent, thank you to them! Eddy Bertin is both a relieved and happy president. Winner Sunday of Deauville-Trouville (R1) on penalties, Plancoët Arguenon could not accommodate the Twins of M’Zouasia in his Joseph-Samson stadium, both for security reasons and for television broadcasting. As the overseas players had to return to Mayotte as quickly as possible, the match could also only take place this weekend. Clearly, « we had three days to organize. »
It only took two, finally, thanks to the help of the Guingampese leaders. While the Lorient and Pontivy stadiums were the only other possibilities, the Roudourou will be their lair for a day.
An entire platform for the Mahorais
Everything was quickly tied up this Tuesday morning, thanks to Fred Le Grand, President of EAG. By telephone, the federation and the prefecture have also worked to organize this without delay. “We were eight managers from Plancoët,” says Eddy Bertin. It is the realization of our good relations with Guingamp, with whom we are partners in the training of children. «
A happy ending that also announces like a big party. “The East stand will be entirely reserved for the Mahorais. We expect 3,000! “Enthuses the president. Of course, security will be watched very closely after the incidents that took place last Saturday at the Fred-Aubert stadium in Saint-Brieuc, during the match against Plédran (5-1). “Guingamp’s leaders have already given us a lot of advice,” says Eddy Bertin. All the costs inherent in the organization will be for us, but they lend us the enclosure free of charge. We now hope that there will be a lot of people! «
If all goes well, more than 6,000 spectators should surge on Saturday in Roudourou. Tickets will be on sale from Thursday at the Hyper U in Plancoët, then on the day of the match at Guingamp (€ 10, and € 5 for children under 12).
Dinan-Léhon – Saint-Malo to Lamballe
A Roudourou who will then host the Stade Briochin (N) the following Saturday (November 27) at 4:15 p.m., for a funny derby, the match being broadcast on Eurosport 2. Also qualified for this 8th round after eliminating the Stadium Malherbe de Caen, Dinan-Léhon FC (N3) will host US Saint-Malo (N2) at the Penthièvre complex in Lamballe, this same Saturday, November 27, at 6 p.m. this time. For another poster in Côtes-d’Armor that makes your mouth water.