Amaury Delerue is looking at his watch and immediately ends this match.
Goal! Jose Fonte (Lille) picks up the ball from a rebound and from the edge of the box he unleashes a low shot into the middle of the net. Paul Bernardoni is unable to keep the ball out of the net. It's 5:0.
2 min. of stoppage-time to be played.
A pass by Nicolas Pepe (Lille) ends up in no man's land, and the attacking effort comes to an end.
Thiago Mendes (Lille) unleashes a shot, but his effort is poor and flies well wide of the left post. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Nimes.
Teji Savanier (Nimes) fails to beat the offside trap and the linesman puts his flag up.
Here is a change. Sada Thioub is going off and Bernard Blaquart gives the last tactical orders to Faitout Maouassa (Nimes).
Here comes a substitution. Luiz Araujo (Lille) is brought on as a substitute for Jonathan Ikone.
Zeki Celik (Lille) delivers a crossfield pass, but the ball is cut out before it reaches its intended target.
Flag goes up against Nicolas Pepe (Lille) and the referee blows his whistle for offside.me>>. The referee blows his whistle for offside.
Goal! Rafael Leao plays a pass to the feet of Nicolas Pepe (Lille), and he shoots into the bottom right corner from inside the box. It's 4:0.
Bernard Blaquart has decided to introduce fresh legs, with Sofiane Alakouch (Nimes) replacing Denis Bouanga.
Jonathan Bamba comes off the pitch to be replaced by Rui Fonte (Lille).
Nimes have a chance to score from a corner kick, but the ball is cleared by a defender.
Denis Bouanga (Nimes) tries to slide the ball through to a teammate but it's well blocked by a defender.
Zeki Celik (Lille) receives a killer pass, finds himself one-on-one with the goalkeeper and coolly sends the ball into the back of the net.
Christophe Galtier has decided to substitute Loic Remy and he is replaced by Rafael Leao (Lille).
Florian Miguel (Nimes) makes a reckless foul in order to win the ball from his opponent. Amaury Delerue has a clear sight of it and blows his whistle.
Today's match ends for Baptiste Guillaume who will be replaced by Rachid Alioui (Nimes).
Jonathan Bamba (Lille) scores from quite a difficult position as he leaps high to connect with a cross and powers his header into the top right corner. Excellent finish.
Nicolas Pepe (Lille) produced a promising shot towards the bottom right corner after his wonderful solo run, but Paul Bernardoni thwarted him with a fabulous save.
Gaetan Paquiez (Nimes) robs an opponent of the ball and explodes in anger when Amaury Delerue blows for a foul. Lille win a free kick. It's a promising situation for a direct shot.
Nicolas Pepe (Lille) sprays a pass out to Jonathan Bamba, but he can't beat his man inside the box.
A long pass, executed by Jonathan Bamba (Lille), missed the precision to reach his teammates.
GOAL! Superb work from Boubakary Soumare, who plays a vital role in the build-up. He squares it to Loic Remy (Lille), who beats Paul Bernardoni with a brilliant shot into the bottom left corner. 1:0.
Antonin Bobichon (Nimes) gets a yellow card.
Loic Remy (Lille) makes an overly-aggressive challenge and Amaury Delerue blows his whistle for a foul.
Jonathan Ikone (Lille) sends a long ball across the pitch, but it misses its target.
The players are back out on the pitch following the half-time break and the second half is about to start.
The first half of today's match has just finished.
There will be a minimum of 3 min. of added time.
Jonathan Ikone (Lille) picks up a pass and tries his luck from mid-range towards the bottom right corner, but Paul Bernardoni is equal to it and makes an easy save.
A precise low pass is received by Zeki Celik (Lille), who makes a yard for himself on the edge of the box, but his poorly placed shot sails well wide of the left post. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Nimes.
Renaud Ripart (Nimes) delivers a crossfield pass, but the ball is cut out before it reaches its intended target.
A crossfield pass from Youssouf Kone (Lille) fails to find any of his teammates.
Thiago Mendes (Lille) attempts a long crossfield pass, but the defence does well to intercept the ball.
A free kick from far out for Lille. We are about to see the outcome very soon.
Florian Miguel (Nimes) sees a yellow card. He should be more careful because one more challenge like that could result in a red card.
Amaury Delerue blows for a foul after Loic Remy (Lille) was too aggressive in the battle for the ball.
It will be a corner kick for Lille.
Nicolas Pepe (Lille) fails to find any of his teammates inside the box as his pass is blocked.
Teji Savanier (Nimes) takes a neat pass, dummies a defender and slams the ball well wide of the left post from the edge of the box. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Lille.
Jonathan Bamba (Lille) tested Paul Bernardoni with a strike from just outside the box, but the effort is saved. The ball goes out of play and Nimes will have a goal kick.
Loic Remy (Lille) shouldn't be surprised it's a yellow from the ref, who cooled the situation down well.
The cross fools the defence and leaves Florian Miguel (Nimes) with an easy chance inside the box, but he mistimes his shot and sends it just wide of the left post. The ball goes out of play and Lille will have a goal kick.
Nimes didn't take advantage of the corner and score as the opposition's defence was alert and averted the threat.
Nimes take the corner, but their hopes of scoring a goal end with a nice clearance by the defence.
Teji Savanier (Nimes) sends a long crossfield pass searching out one of his teammates, but his effort comes to nothing and they lose possession.
Nicolas Pepe (Lille) is moving okay again after that injury scare.
Florian Miguel (Nimes) attempts to find one of his teammates with a fine lofted pass, but the defence reacts well to intercept the effort.
Nicolas Pepe (Lille) is lying on the ground after being tackled and the physio comes onto the pitch to give him medical treatment.
Denis Bouanga (Nimes) gets to the rebound outside the penalty box and unleashes a long-range shot towards the bottom right corner, but Mike Maignan makes a decent save to stop the effort. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Lille.
The resulting set piece from Lille is comfortably intercepted by one of the defending players.
Loic Remy (Lille) sends a direct shot in from the free kick that's in a promising position. The ball sails towards the bottom left corner, but the goalkeeper prevents a goal with a quick save.
Nicolas Pepe (Lille) sends a long ball forward to Jonathan Bamba, but he put too much power and the chance is gone.
Jonathan Ikone (Lille) makes a rough challenge and Amaury Delerue blows his whistle for a foul. Nimes are given an advantage. They have a free kick.
Boubakary Soumare (Lille) collects a great pass, spins and releases a rocket of a shot from distance. Unluckily for him, it ends well wide of the left post. The ball goes out of play and Nimes will have a goal kick.
A raking crossfield pass from Nicolas Pepe (Lille) lacks accuracy and the opposition gain possession.
The first half has started.
Nimes will kick-off.
Amaury Delerue will referee today's match.
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