Troyes 1-1 Auxerre: Points shared in mid-table Lique 1 clash

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On Friday, Troyes and Auxerre played out a 1-1 draw at Stade de l’Aube. Troyes were looking forward to playing again after losing 4-3 to Paris Saint-Germain in their last match whilst Auxerre were coming off the back of a 1-0 win against AC Ajaccio. Troyes and Auxerre are 12th, (14 points) and 14th, (13 points), spots respectively, after 14 matches.

Troyes started the first half well, when Rony Lopes gave them the lead, at 28 minutes to see out the first half 1-0.

Auxerre took the initiative in the second half, when Gaetan Perrin found the net just before the full time, leaving the final score at 1-1.

Substitutions for Troyes included Renaud Ripart, Wilson Odobert, Yasser Larouci and Andreas Bruus for Ike Ugbo, Rony Lopes, Abdu Conte and Thierno Balde, respectively. Auxerre brought on Gaetan Perrin, Mathias Autret and Remy Dugimont, to replace Gauthier Hein, Nuno Da Costa and Gaetan Charbonnier.

The referee booked Yoann Salmier and Renaud Ripart for Troyes.

Next up, Troyes are away to Brest, whilst Auxerre will travel to face Paris Saint-Germain.

Technical card:
Troyes:Gauthier Gallon, Thierno Balde (Andreas Bruus, min.90), Yoann Salmier, Erik Palmer-Brown, Jackson Porozo, Abdu Conte (Yasser Larouci, min.79), Rony Lopes (Wilson Odobert, min.60), Xavier Chavalerin, Romenique Kouame, Ike Ugbo (Renaud Ripart, min.60) and Mama Balde
Auxerre:Benoit Costil, Rayan Raveloson, Jubal, Julian Jeanvier, Gideon Mensah, Lassine Sinayoko, Hamza Sakhi, Birama Toure, Gauthier Hein (Gaetan Perrin, min.64), Nuno Da Costa (Mathias Autret, min.75) and Gaetan Charbonnier (Remy Dugimont, min.82)
Stadium:Stade de l’Aube
Goals:Rony Lopes (1-0, min. 28) and Gaetan Perrin (1-1, min. 86)