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Pujol pounces to lift Nantes

Published: Monday 27 September 2004, 0.19CET
A solitary Grégory Pujol goal brought FC Nantes Atlantique a second victory of the season against RC Lens.

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Published: Monday 27 September 2004, 0.19CET

Pujol pounces to lift Nantes

A solitary Grégory Pujol goal brought FC Nantes Atlantique a second victory of the season against RC Lens.

A solitary Grégory Pujol goal brought FC Nantes Atlantique a second victory of the Ligue 1 season against RC Lens on Sunday evening. Pujol struck a minute before the hour to settle the game and inflict a second defeat of the season on eleventh-placed LOSC.

Superb finish
Pujol missed a good chance in the first half when he blasted the ball wide after Lens goalkeeper Charles Itandje had parried a fierce effort from Florin Bratu into his path. But the 24-year-old striker redeemed himself on the hour, lobbing the ball over former Nantes defender Nicolas Gillet before unleashing an unstoppable shot into the top corner from outside the area.

Eight-point gap
Nantes, who started the campaign with two draws and two defeats, move from 17th to 14th place, now eight points behind leaders AS Monaco FC.

Last updated: 27/09/04 9.31CET

Results

French Ligue 1 2004/05

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Last updated: 25/06/2018 05:01 CET

24/09/2017

MarseilleMarseille2-0ToulouseToulouse

Thauvin 32, Ocampos 61

Venue: Marseille

24/09/2017

StrasbourgStrasbourg1-2NantesNantes

Da Costa 10

Thomasson 13, Dubois 24

Venue: Strasbourg

24/09/2017

St-ÉtienneSt-Étienne2-2RennesRennes

Gabriel Silva 45+2, Bamba 70 (P)

Bourigeaud 41, Khazri 53 (P)

Venue: Saint-Etienne

23/09/2017

LyonLyon3-3DijonDijon

Fekir 20, Aouar 60, Díaz 63 (P)

Sliti 23 (P), da Silva Rocha 52, Yambéré 65

Venue: Lyon

23/09/2017

BordeauxBordeaux3-1GuingampGuingamp

Kamano 31, Mendy 75, Jonathan Cafú 90+2

Salibur 46

Venue: Bordeaux

23/09/2017

CaenCaen1-0AmiensAmiens

Santini 54 (P)

Venue: Caen

23/09/2017

MetzMetz0-1TroyesTroyes

Grandsir 90

Venue: Metz

23/09/2017

MontpellierMontpellier0-0ParisParis

Venue: Montpellier

22/09/2017

LOSCLOSC0-4MonacoMonaco

Jovetić 24, Ghezzal 30, Falcao 48, 73 (P)

Venue: Lille

22/09/2017

NiceNice2-2AngersAngers

Balotelli 39 (P), Traore 76 (og)

Pavlović 12, Toko Ekambi 34

Venue: Nice

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