A resident of National 2, the Bergerac Périgord club has qualified for the knockout stages of the French Football Cup.
Where will Bergerac stop? Tombeur de Metz, resident of Ligue 1, during the round of 16 of the Coupe de France, the Dordogne club has now validated its ticket for the 8th. All thanks to a success achieved against Créteil, resident of National 1. Between Bergerac and Créteil, it was also necessary to wait for the penalty shoot-out to see the National 2 club celebrate its qualification.
“When I see my teammates, how we run, how we get involved … It’s not by chance”, lets go captain Damien Fachan at the microphone of France Bleu. “We train like dogs, we run like crazy. With the guys, we were happy to meet again on December 28th. We are going through a crazy thing. When it’s like that, football, it’s incredible. “
An 8th final in Chaban-Delmas?
Bergerac, who has still not conceded a goal in this Coupe de France campaign, is now part of the Petits Poucets, like FC Versailles. The round of 16, a stage of the competition that the club knows well, since it had already reached it during the 2016-2017 season. At the time, Lille had stopped the dreams of the Bergerac residents. This time, there could be OM or PSG on the menu. Answer this Tuesday evening on the occasion of the draw.