The stats of the day
1 like the number of red cards (Nancy).
1 like the number of managers who were starting out in the L1 or for a new club and who won (Rémi Garde with OL).
2 like the number of penalties missed in the same match by two sides (Dijon - Rennes).
7 like the number of goals which were scored following corners.
9 like the number of players who came through the ranks at OL but who played in this first round of matches for a team other than the seven times champion of France. Tie Bi and Karaboué having played their first match in the L1.
32% the percentage of goals scored in the third quarter of an hour.
45% the percentage of goals scored from set pieces.