Daniel Congre (Montpellier) receives a yellow card.
The game is interrupted now, Erik Pieters (Amiens SC) picks up a knock and the physio has to come on.
The expression of the referee Olivier Thaul is crystal clear. This behaviour won't be tolerated. Bakaye Dibassy (Amiens SC) is shown a yellow card.
The Montpellier players’ celebrations are quickly cut short after referee Olivier Thaul signals NO GOAL following the VAR review due to an offside.
The referee stops play so that a substitution can be made and Eddy Gnahore departs the field of play to be replaced by Mathieu Bodmer (Amiens SC).
Hold on! There’s a VAR review to see whether there was an offside in the build up to the goal. The referee is checking now. The Montpellier players aren’t happy.
Goal! Andy Delort (Montpellier) fires the rebound into the bottom right corner after the ball breaks to him in the box. The score is 2:1.
Poor challenge! Erik Pieters (Amiens SC) is penalised for tripping and Olivier Thaul blows his whistle. A free kick is awarded to Montpellier.
Florent Mollet (Montpellier) crosses the ball into the box from a free kick, but his attempt is well judged by the keeper who saves comfortably.
Michel Der Zakarian prepares a substitution. Ambroise Oyongo is replaced by Petar Skuletic (Montpellier).
The referee stops play so that a substitution can be made and Cheick Timite trots off the pitch and is replaced by Saman Ghoddos (Amiens SC).
Regis Gurtner (Amiens SC) gets a yellow card. The referee Olivier Thaul made the right call.
Goal! Florent Mollet (Montpellier) unleashes a first-time shot from inside the box and beats the goalkeeper into the bottom right corner. 1:1.
A rebound sits up perfectly for Paul Lasne (Montpellier), who connects nicely with the ball from mid-range but sends it miles wide of the right post. The ball goes out of play and Amiens will have a goal kick.
The free kick is delivered by Florent Mollet (Montpellier) but it's not one of his best and is easily cleared.
The ball spins up and hits the hand of Thomas Monconduit (Amiens SC) after he fails to control it and the referee blows his whistle for a foul. It's a free kick to Montpellier, but it's in no position for a direct shot on goal.
Substitution. Gaetan Laborde will be replaced by Souleymane Camara (Montpellier).
Florent Mollet (Montpellier) takes the resulting corner which is well defended.
A neat pass is well received by Gaetan Laborde (Montpellier), who is lurking on the edge of the box and strikes the ball on goal. The goalkeeper makes a decent save to block his shot. The referee points to the corner flag and Montpellier will take a corner.
John Mendoza (Amiens SC) sends over a free kick from long range but the defence is alert.
Florent Mollet (Montpellier) whips the ball in from the long-range free kick, but the first man gets it clear.
It will be a substitution. Moussa Konate (Amiens SC) is ready to enter the pitch as Sehrou Guirassy walks off.
John Mendoza (Amiens SC) receives a delightful pass inside the box and smashes a low shot into the bottom right corner. What a clinical finish!
Damien Le Tallec (Montpellier) robs an opponent of the ball and explodes in anger when Olivier Thaul blows for a foul.
Florent Mollet (Montpellier) has a chance after receiving a pass. He measures his shot from the edge of the box but it sails just wide of the left post. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Amiens.
Montpellier have a chance to score from a corner kick, but the ball is cleared by a defender.
Gaetan Laborde (Montpellier) rises highest from the corner and heads at goal, but his effort towards the bottom right corner is saved by Regis Gurtner.
Montpellier earn a corner.
Erik Pieters (Amiens SC) latches on to an accurate pass on the edge of the box and immediately unleashes a shot which is wide of the mark.
It is time for a substitution. Paul Lasne (Montpellier) is on for Mathias Suarez.
The resulting corner from Florent Mollet (Montpellier) is cleared by the defence.
Florent Mollet (Montpellier) gets on the end of a pass on the edge of the box but his shot is blocked.
Gaetan Laborde (Montpellier) tackles a bit over-zealously and Olivier Thaul blows for a foul.
The whistle blows and Olivier Thaul starts the second half.
That is it for the first half after the referee blows his whistle and the players head to their respective dressing rooms.
The defence is alert as they clear a dangerous cross from Ambroise Oyongo (Montpellier).
The fourth official shows 1 min. of added time.
Eddy Gnahore (Amiens SC) looks to break free, but his touch lets him down and he loses the ball.
Cheick Timite (Amiens SC) plays a through ball but overhits it.
John Mendoza (Amiens SC) hasn't suffered any serious injury which would see him leave the pitch. He's back in the game now.
John Mendoza (Amiens SC) requires medical treatment, so the referee stops play and signals for the physio to come onto the pitch.
John Mendoza beats an opponent and whips a cross into the box towards Cheick Timite (Amiens SC), who smashes a first-time shot well wide of the right post. The ball goes out of play and Montpellier will have a goal kick.
Florent Mollet (Montpellier) steps up to take the free kick, but his crossfield pass fails to reach any of his teammates. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Amiens.
Bakaye Dibassy (Amiens SC) makes a slide tackle, but referee Olivier Thaul blows for a foul. Montpellier are awarded a free kick from a dangerous position.
Ambroise Oyongo (Montpellier) attempts to send over a cross in order to find one of his teammates, but an opposition defender averts the danger by intercepting the effort.
Sehrou Guirassy (Amiens SC) makes a reckless foul in order to win the ball from his opponent. Olivier Thaul has a clear sight of it and blows his whistle.
Oualid El Hajjam (Amiens SC) sends in a cross from a long-range free kick. However, his effort lacks accuracy and the ball sails off the pitch.
Ambroise Oyongo (Montpellier) should know this behaviour is beyond the rules. He was too careless with his challenge and left Olivier Thaul no option but to blow his whistle. Amiens are awarded the free kick.
Thomas Monconduit (Amiens SC) puts a cross into the box from the free kick but it's cleared.
Free kick. Amiens will probably just try to cross the ball in from here.
Oualid El Hajjam (Amiens SC) has the ability to send the ball deep into the penalty area from throw-ins and it can lead to very promising situations for his team.
Oualid El Hajjam (Amiens SC) attempts a long crossfield pass, but the defence does well to intercept the ball. The ball is behind the touchline and Amiens will take a throw-in.
The linesman raises his flag. Sehrou Guirassy (Amiens SC) is adjudged offside.
The corner from Florent Mollet (Montpellier) is hurriedly cleared.
Florent Mollet (Montpellier) is quick to pounce on the rebound inside the penalty area and fires in a shot towards the roof of the net, but is denied by a reflex save from Regis Gurtner. Corner kick. Montpellier will have an opportunity.
Gaetan Laborde (Montpellier) delivers a lovely cross into the penalty area. Nevertheless, an opposition defender is alert and averts the danger with a brilliant clearance.
The referee blows his whistle as Thomas Monconduit (Amiens SC) was too aggressive in his challenge.
A cross from the free kick is whipped in by Florent Mollet (Montpellier), but one of the defenders steps in and averts the threat.
Khaled Adenon (Amiens SC) trips an opponent with a slide tackle. Olivier Thaul stops the game and he could give him a card, but eventually decides on just a warning. Montpellier have a free kick.
Gaetan Laborde (Montpellier) runs onto a good ball played into the box and hits a first-time screamer towards goal, but a defender somehow gets his body in the way and makes the block.
The free kick is taken by Florent Mollet (Montpellier), but ball is cleared.
Cheick Timite (Amiens SC) commits an ugly tackle on his opponent, but there is no caution from the referee. Montpellier are awarded a free kick. Let's see what they create from this.
Andy Delort (Montpellier) attempts to find his teammate with a pass from outside the box, but the opposition's defence is quick to react and thwarts the attack.
Sehrou Guirassy (Amiens SC) commits a rough challenge and Olivier Thaul blows his whistle for a foul.
The referee blows his whistle and we are underway.
The players are out and the match is about to start. Montpellier will have the kick-off.
Today's referee will be Olivier Thaul.
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