The Montpellier, who led 2-0 after 52 minutes, could not keep the score against Bastia (N) who snatched the draw (2-2) at the last minute. Defeated by Strasbourg (1-2) last Tuesday in Divonne-les-Bains for its first preparation match, Montpellier conceded a draw this Saturday against Bastia (N, 2-2), to Armand-Cesari Furiani.
Led 0-2 after goals from Hérault signed Mavididi (35th) and Savanir (52nd), the Corsicans, promoted in National, snatched the draw, thanks to a penalty from Ben Saada (54th) then a goal from Bocognano at the last minute (90th). The composition of Montpellier in the 1st half: Carvalho – Souquet, Ristic, Hilton (Cap.), Benchamma – Le Tallec, Mollet, Chotard – Mavididi, Laborde, Delort.
The composition of Montpellier in the 2nd half: Bertaud – Vargas, Vidal, Pedro Mendes, Oyongo – Savanier, Ferri, Sambia – Yun, Amour, Badu.