Bordeaux return from Corsica with a much-needed point. Gaëtan Laborde equalised in the 78th minute, after Bifouma gave Bastia the lead early in the second half. Bastia had Florian Marange sent off late on. The Girondins fought hard to earn this draw in a tough away fixture.
The Girondins return from Guingamp with one more point. After taking the lead courtesy of Igor Lewczuk (22'), Bordeaux held on until the very end. Almost. Briand equalised in the 93rd minute. Guingamp keeper Johansson stopped a late penalty from Jérémie Ménez (78').
The Girondins held old rivals to a draw, working hard to bring back a point from the legendary Stade Vélodrome. The atmosphere was electric, and both teams came very close to scoring. Another draw leaves Bordeaux in 9th place with 16 points, two points ahead of OM.
The Girondins de Bordeaux welcomed Sporting Club Bastia to the Matmut ATLANTIQUE this Sunday afternoon. Bordeaux scored first in the second half, but conceded an equaliser a few minutes later and ended up sharing the points.
What a cruel result! Bordeaux collapsed in the final seconds of the match to throw away two points which they clearly deserved. Ajaccio took home a point, as the Girondins wasted another opportunity to inject some life into their European qualification hopes.
It's a match we look forward to every year: it's been 38 years since Marseille won in Bordeaux, and OM will have to wait another year to try to overturn that record. Wahbi Khazri equalised for Bordeaux (57') almost instantly after Romao gave the visitors the lead (56'). The first half was scrappy and dull, but the second half had the packed stadium buzzing!