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Match 4 Marseille - Stade du Prado
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17 July
5:5 a.e.t. 1:2 PSO (0:2, 2:2, 3:1, 0:0)
  • Didier SAMOUN (15'02", 35'59")
  • Jeremy BASQUAISE (20'34")
  • Stephane FRANCOIS (27'09")
  • Sebastien PEREZ (32'13")
  • Pape KOUKPAKI (1'09", 30'52")
  • Gomis MBENGUE (11'58")
  • Malick DIENG (12'03")
  • Ngalla SYLLA (16'30")

Referee Istvan MESZAROS (HUN)

Summary

Senegal silence the hosts

Senegal silence the hosts

Senegal suffocated the most improbable of comebacks to beat France on penalties after a thrilling 5-5 draw. The Africans were in complete control at one stage, but Didier Samoun's header with split seconds remaining forced extra time, and after that failed to split them, Serignie Ndour did with a clinical spot-kick. Malick Dieng's goal three seconds into the second period had ...

Highlights

Line-up

FRA
SEN
Substitute(s)
Coaches
Eric CANTONA (FRA)
(SEN) Amadou DIOP
Officials
  • Referee: MESZAROS Istvan (HUN)
  • Second referee: SLYVA Sergejus (LTU)
  • Third referee: ALMEIDA Joao Carlos (POR)
  • Timekeeper: WALDER Roman (SUI)

Photos

  • Senegal's Al Seyni Ndiaye and Cheikh BA compete against France's David Martinon during their first-phase match at Marseille 2008
  • An unindentified Senegalese player competes against France's Stéphane François during their first-phase match at Marseille 2008
  • An unindentified Senegalese player competes against France's Sébastien Perez during their first-phase match at Marseille 2008
  • Senegal supporters celebrate their penalty-shootout victory over France at Marseille 2008
  • France keep Jean-Marie Aubry in action against Senegal
  • Ngalla Sylla celebrates a goal for Senegal against France
  • France coach Eric Cantona during his side’s match with Senegal
  • France coach Eric Cantona during his side’s match with Senegal
  • Senegal keeper Al Seyni Ndiaye competes against France

Quotes

Eric Cantona (FRA): "Individually and collectively, we were very poor. Our defence was particularly poor."

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    STATISTICS
    FranceStatisticsSenegal
    45Shots25
    10Corner kicks2
    2Yellow cards3
    0Second yellow card and red card0
    0Red Cards1
    58%Possession (%)42%