Football (National 3): thanks to a double from Zerdab, AC Amiens a price above Cross

NATIONAL 3 (21st day) – United and efficient, AC Amiens (13th) won their fifth victory of the season this Saturday, April 15. Zahir Zerdab, author of a double, was the executioner of Cross.

In distress since the start of the season, the men of Azouz Hamdane know that they cannot avoid the descent. However, on the 21st day of the championship, the ACA hit hard by possessing de Croix, fourth before the meeting (2-0). The Picard club now has 16 points but remains 13th.

Timorous and cautious in the first half, AC Amiens started the match without much ambition. The Picards were committed to defending well and sending long balls in front. On the other side, it was Ismail Lounas, the winger of Croix who tried to bring danger to Abdoul Ba’s cage, with shots on target (15th, 20th and 23rd). Amiens were defending and we had to wait until the 16th minute to see the locals hitting the goal. And to wait another 24 minutes to see the first attempt on target on the Amiens side, through Zerdab (40th).

Tactical readjustment at half-time

After the break, Amiens left its timorous intentions in the locker room to start again. Azouz Hamdane’s men put their (Site notre bureau spécialisé) on the ball and we changed the game in fifteen minutes. Author of a double in the space of four minutes, Zahir Zerdab first converted a penalty obtained by him in the 58th (1-0). Before doubling the bet following a mess after a corner (62nd, 2-0). The break was made and the ACA could slow down at the end of the match, an attitude that Hamdane did not want:  » We had the impression of having finished the match after our second but. Cross even touched the crossbar in the 64th minute.

After his successful match on a personal level with two goals, Zahir Zerdab recalled his desire to end the season well collectively: “ We’ve known it for a while (note: the descent). But we must continue to work and win as many matches as possible to respect our commitments to the club. »

The ACA ended the match in a low block and suffered shots from afar from Croix (81st, 89th, 90th + 1, 90th + 3), without much danger for Abdoul Ba, intractable this Saturday evening.

Despite everything, AC Amiens will surely evaluate in Regional 1 next season as Azouz Hamdane recalled: “ Maintenance remains very complicated. But the result rewards a good week of work. We still have a number of games within reach. »

AC AMIENS – CROSS: 2-0 (0-0)

Referee: Mr. Esquerre Pourtere.

BUT – Zerdab (58th sp, 62nd)

ADVERTISEMENT. AC AMIENS: Camara (12th), N’Goma (50th), Tougouman (75th).

AC AMIENS: Ba, N’Goma, Villier, Tougouman, Martinez (c), Camara, Sagouti, Rosso, Zerdab, Labhiri, Kwinta (race 90th+1)