At 2am, last place in Ligue 1 finally won!End 7 consecutive losses +67 days without a win, the whole team carnival

2022-05-15 0 By

The big five leagues are in the off-season due to the international break, but The Ligue 1 is still in progress.St Etienne beat Angers 1-0 to end a seven-game losing streak and raise their hopes of avoiding relegation after battista Mendi scored his own goal in the 20th round of the match.In the 43rd minute, Substitute Buanga swung 1V1 from the left side of the penalty area, but Batista Mendi fumbled a clearance and fired the ball into his own net.With this goal, Saint-Etienne beat Angers 1-0, pulling off a modest upset.The 1-0, a drought for St Etienne, ended a run of seven league defeats.St Etienne’s last win in Ligue 1 came on 21 November last year, when they beat Troyes 1-0 for their second straight win.It took 67 days for Saint-Etienne to taste victory again.At the final whistle, the Sant ‘etil security team celebrated wildly and rallied.Saint-etienne, a 102-year-old club, have won 10 Ligue 1 titles, ahead of Paris Saint-Germain and Marseille (nine), Monaco and Nantes (eight), Lyon (seven) and Bordeaux (six).But saint-Etienne has not won a French title since the 81/82 season, a 40-year drought for a league title.In the 18/19 season, Saint-Etienne finished fourth in Ligue 1 and qualified for the Europa League.In 19/20 st Etienne narrowly escaped relegation after finishing fourth from bottom and 11th last season.St Etienne started the season without a win in 12 consecutive games before beating newly-promoted Claremont 3-2 in the 13th round.Saint-etienne, however, remained at the bottom of the table with 15 points after 22 rounds with three wins, six draws and 13 losses.Despite ending a 67-day winless run, Saint-Etienne are still two points behind lorient and remain as deputy leaders of ligue 1.Of course, St Etienne need not despair as they are just five points from the relegation line and with 16 games to play there is still time for redemption.