Seven players suffered for Covid in hosts' team.
Almost whole attack -Boudad (2), Bosca (2), Tchokoundè (2) and Vialla ( 2sub) are in quarantine, other three players, among them newcomer def. Ba, starters on paper, returned to training but, at least bam not called for this match.
Another newcomer, striker Rocheteau ( 10g with Cholet) remain injuried
bosca and Boudad were second and third scorer last season, topscorer Bayo gone to Clermont, so difficult to score against a team that suffered only one goal in three rounds.
Guests only without newcomer Vandenabeele ( def.) and midf. chergui ( 1) that played only in opening round