Before Lille’s victory in Angers this Sunday, as part of the last day of the Ligue 1 season, Benjamin André gave a memorable talk in the northern locker room. That of the title of champion of France.
It is the talk that will go down in history. That of the title, that of the leader who takes his troops to a historic moment. Canal + broadcast Benjamin André’s talk in the Lille locker room this Sunday, before the kickoff of the match in Angers for the last day of Ligue 1 (2-1, Lille victory which validates the title). She is fiery, vibrant and strong.
“The one who’s not ready guys, he’s not coming out of the locker room!”
“Calm! It’s going to be fine, buddies !, soothes the midfielder had to be firmer. We do not forget, since the start of the season, it’s attitude! The coach said it, we Repeats it, ATTITUDE! When we have the ball, we go there, we accompany, on all actions. And we encourage each other. When we do not have the ball, REACTION TO LOSS! REACTION TO LOSS! The one who isn’t ready guys, he’s not coming out of the locker room! Come on guys, we’re gonna do it, we’re gonna do it! “
LOSC was scared on the penultimate day, conceding the draw against Saint-Etienne. A misstep in Angevin land and PSG could take the opportunity to comb the Northerners at the post. But Lille did the job, opening the scoring with Jonathan David and then making the break with a penalty from Burak Yilmaz.