2012–13 Coupe de la Ligue

The 2012–13 Coupe de la Ligue was the 19th edition of the French league cup competition. The competition was organized by the Ligue de Football Professionnel and is open to the 44 professional clubs in France that are managed by the organization.[1] The final was contested on 20 April 2013 at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis.[2] The defending champions are Marseille, who defeated Lyon 1–0 in the 2011–12 edition of the final. The winner of the competition qualified for the 2013–14 UEFA Europa League and be inserted into the third qualifying round.

2012–13 Coupe de la Ligue
French League Cup
Country France
Teams44
ChampionsSaint-Étienne (1st title)
Runners-upRennes
Matches played43
Goals scored115 (2.67 per match)
Top goal scorer(s)Romain Alessandrini
Mevlüt Erdinç
Nicolas Haquin
Ibrahima Touré
(3 goals)

CalendarEdit

Round First match date Fixtures Clubs
First Round 7 August 2012 12 44 → 32
Second Round 28 August 2012 6 32 → 26
Third Round 25 September 2012 10 26 → 16
Round of 16 30 October 2012 8 16 → 8
Quarter-finals 27 November 2012 4 8 → 4
Semi-finals 15 January 2013 2 4 → 2
Final 20 April 2013 1 2 → 1

First roundEdit

The draw for the opening round of the 2012–13 edition of the Coupe de la Ligue was held on 11 July 2012.[3] The first round featured 24 clubs; the four professional clubs in the Championnat National, the third division of French football, and the 20 clubs in Ligue 2. The matches were played on 7 August 2012.[1]

7 August Caen2 – 1LensStade Michel d'Ornano, Caen
18:45 CEST Agouazi   35'
Nabab   68'
Report Yahia   31' Attendance: 4,857
Referee: Sébastien Moreira (Franche-Comté)
7 August Tours3 – 3
(5 – 4 p)
Le HavreStade de la Vallée du Cher, Tours
20:00 CEST Gamiette   38' (pen.)
Ketkeophomphone   81'82'
Report Malfleury   20'45+1'
Riviere   49'
Attendance: 2,095
Referee: Sébastien Desiage (Rhône-Alpes)
Penalties
Rigonato  
Ketkeophomphone  
Moimbé  
Biancardini  
Gamiette  
  Fanchone
  Mahrez
  Nouri
  Fontaine
  Mesloub
7 August Laval0 – 0
(5 – 4 p)
Le MansStade Francis Le Basser, Laval
20:00 CEST Report Attendance: 3,604
Referee: Mikael Lesage (Lower Normandy)
Penalties
Viale  
Gonçalves  
Mimoun  
Rose  
Gamboa  
  Derouard
  Momi
  Sanson
  Koné
  Sido
7 August Amiens1 – 2AuxerreStade de la Licorne, Amiens
20:00 CEST Lacourt   55' Report Mandjeck   29'
Meïté   48'
Attendance: 2,477
Referee: Amaury Delerue (Aquitaine)
7 August Châteauroux2 – 2
(2 – 4 p)
DijonStade Gaston Petit, Châteauroux
20:00 CEST Essombé   7'
Orinel   69' (pen.)
Report K. Koné   12'
Thil   83'
Attendance: 2,853
Referee: William Lavis (Méditerranée)
Penalties
Neves  
Hautcoeur  
Jeannot  
Orinel  
  Tavares
  Guerbert
  Mollet
  Thil
  K. Koné
7 August Metz3 – 2SedanStade Municipal Saint-Symphorien, Metz
20:00 CEST Ngbakoto   34'
Bussmann   74'
Sakho   90+3'
Report Makhedjouf   41'
Diallo   45+3'
Attendance: 1,779
Referee: Olivier Husset (Centre)
7 August Angers2 – 1 (a.e.t.)NantesStade Jean Bouin, Angers
20:00 CEST Socrier   17'
Doré   91'
Report Veretout   41' (pen.) Attendance: 5,310
Referee: Dominique Julien (Upper Normandy)
7 August Istres1 – 2 (a.e.t.)ClermontStade Parsemain, Fos-sur-Mer
20:00 CEST Yahia-Chérif   27' Report Pinau   44'
Capelle   110'
Attendance: 1,550
Referee: Hakim Ben El Hadj (Rhône-Alpes)
7 August Niort0 – 0
(3 – 2 p)
Boulogne-sur-MerStade René Gaillard, Niort
20:00 CEST Report Attendance: 2,056
Referee: Florent Batta (Méditerranée)
Penalties
Roye  
Diaw  
Pallois  
Hebras  
Gastien  
  Loriot
  Allart
  Oliveira
  Chadili
  Boulenger
7 August Nîmes1 – 1
(5 – 6 p)
MonacoStade des Costières, Nîmes
20:00 CEST Thibault   44' Report Barazite   71' Attendance: 5,825
Referee: Jean-Charles Cailleux (Picardy)
Penalties
Stošić  
Ben Yahia  
Parpeix  
Robail  
Amewou  
Benezet  
  Adriano
  Dumont
  Raggi
  Touré
  Labor
  Mendy
7 August Vannes3 – 3
(7 – 8 p)
Gazélec AjaccioStade de la Rabine, Vannes
20:00 CEST Haquin   15'50'67' Report Mandrichi   28'
Verdier   69' (pen.)
Colloredo   81'
Attendance: 1,114
Referee: Wilfried Bien (Rhône-Alpes)
Penalties
Diguiny  
Youssouf  
N'Diaye  
Jarsale  
Gaffory  
Bonnet  
Reydel  
Haquin  
Ponroy  
  Bocognano
  Colloredo
  Seymand
  Dufau
  Verdier
  Poggi
  Touré
  Mandrichi
  Maury
7 August Arles-Avignon1 – 0GuingampParc des Sports, Avignon
20:00 CEST Douniama   82' Report Attendance: 1,285
Referee: Alexandre Perreau Niel (Bourgogne)

Second roundEdit

The draw for the second round of the 2012–13 edition of the Coupe de la Ligue was held on 11 July 2012.[3] The round featured the 12 winners of the first round matches. The matches were contested on 28 August 2012.[1]

28 August Metz1 – 0ToursStade Municipal Saint-Symphorien, Metz
20:00 CEST Bussmann   84' Report Attendance: 6,196
Referee: Abdelali Chaoui (Languedoc-Roussillon
28 August Clermont0 – 1CaenStade Gabriel Montpied, Clermont-Ferrand
20:00 CEST Report Wague   88' Attendance: 1,561
Referee: Olivier Husset (Centre)
28 August Laval0 – 2AngersStade Francis Le Basser, Laval
20:00 CEST Report Keserü   46'
Diers   68'
Attendance: 4,170
Referee: Alexandre Perreau Niel (Bourgogne)
28 August Niort1 – 2MonacoStade René Gaillard, Niort
20:00 CEST Durak   50' Report Touré   2'
Poulsen   47'
Attendance: 6,252
Referee: Benoît Millot (Île-de-France)
28 August Gazélec Ajaccio1 – 2Arles-AvignonStade Ange Casanova, Ajaccio
20:00 CEST Romey   87' Report Suarez   31'
Douniama   84'
Attendance: 1,205
Referee: Tony Chapron (Rhône-Alpes)
28 August Auxerre2 – 1DijonStade de l'Abbé-Deschamps, Auxerre
20:50 CEST Hengbart   30'
Jullien   90+2'
Report Tavares   75' Attendance: 5,532
Referee: Wilfried Bien (Rhône-Alpes)

Third roundEdit

The draw for the third round of the 2012–13 edition of the Coupe de la Ligue was held on 29 August 2012. The round featured the six winners of the second round matches and the 14 Ligue 1 clubs that did not qualify for European competition in the 2011–12 season. The matches were contested on 25–26 September 2012.

25 September Auxerre2 – 0AngersStade de l'Abbé-Deschamps, Auxerre
20:00 CEST Madiba   18'
Makengo   51' (pen.)
Report Attendance: 4,680
Referee: Sébastien Desiage (Rhône-Alpes)
25 September Bastia3 – 0MetzStade Armand Cesari, Bastia
20:00 CEST Maoulida   2'50'
Modeste   50'
Report Attendance: 2,095
Referee: Olivier Thual (Aquitaine)
25 September Rennes3 – 2NancyStade de la Route de Lorient, Rennes
20:50 CEST Alessandrini   16'
Erdinç   27'47'
Report Bakar   14'
Moukandjo   84'
Attendance: 8,458
Referee: Alexandre Castro (Rhône-Alpes)
26 September Brest2 – 4NiceStade Francis-Le Blé, Brest
18:00 CEST Ospina   26' (o.g.)
Ayité   54'
Report Kolodziejczak   10'
Cvitanich   37'43'
Eysseric   90+2'
Attendance: 10,360
Referee: Mikael Lesage (Lower Normandy)
26 September Arles-Avignon2 – 1AjaccioParc des Sports, Avignon
20:00 CEST Dalé   59'
Draman   90+3'
Report Faty   86' Attendance: 437
Referee: Ruddy Buquet (Picardy)
26 September Caen0 – 1ToulouseStade Michel d'Ornano, Caen
20:55 CEST Report Djaló   84' Attendance: 4,333
Referee: Benoît Bastien (Lorraine)
26 September Monaco4 – 2 (a.e.t.)ValenciennesStade Louis II, Fontvieille
20:55 CEST Touré   38'120'
Carrasco   45' (pen.)
Ocampos   104'
Report Danic   5'
Wolf   32' (o.g.)
Attendance: 4,456
Referee: Phillippe Kalt (Alsace)
26 September Sochaux3 – 2 (a.e.t.)EvianStade Auguste Bonal, Montbéliard
20:55 CEST Boudebouz   32' (pen.)
Bakambu   70'101'
Report Mongongu   2' (pen.)
Khelifa   41' (pen.)
Attendance: 5,692
Referee: Bartolomeu Varela (Brittany)
26 September Reims1 – 2TroyesStade Auguste Delaune, Reims
20:55 CEST Fauvergue   18' Report Ngoyi   23'
Yattara   67'
Attendance: 6,175
Referee: Lionel Jaffredo (Brittany)
26 September Lorient1 – 1
(0 – 3 p)
Saint-ÉtienneStade du Moustoir, Lorient
20:55 CEST Sunu   26' Report Brandão   54' Attendance: 12,521
Referee: Benoît Millot (Île-de-France)
Penalties
Aliadière  
Lautoa  
Corgnet  
  Cohade
  Ghoulam
  Mignot

Round of 16Edit

The draw for the Round of 16 of the 2012–13 edition of the Coupe de la Ligue was held on 26 September 2012 following the conclusion of the third round matches. The round featured the ten winners of the third round matches and the six Ligue 1 clubs that qualify for European competition in the 2011–12 season. The matches were contested on 30–31 October and 7 November 2012.

30 October Sochaux0 – 3Saint-ÉtienneStade Auguste Bonal, Montbéliard
18:00 CET Report Hamouma   10' (67)
Alonso   88'
Attendance: 7,244
Referee: Benoît Bastien (Lorraine)
30 October Monaco1 – 2TroyesStade Louis II, Fontvieille
20:00 CET Carrasco   26' Report Rincón   65'
Othon   81'
Attendance: 5,103
Referee: Alexandre Castro (Rhône-Alpes)
30 October Rennes1 – 0Arles-AvignonStade de la Route de Lorient, Rennes
20:00 CET Alessandrini   18' Report Attendance: 8,524
Referee: Saïd Ennjimi (Centre)
30 October Lille1 – 0 (a.e.t.)ToulouseGrand Stade Lille Métropole, Villeneuve-d'Ascq
20:00 CET Roux   117' Report Attendance: 21,653
Referee: Laurent Duhamel (Lower Normandy)
31 October Nice3 – 1LyonStade du Ray, Nice
17:00 CET Eysseric   6' (pen.)
Traoré   9'
Civelli   15'
Report Gomis   7' Attendance: 8,466
Referee: Nicolas Rainville (Languedoc-Roussillon)
31 October Montpellier1 – 0BordeauxStade de la Mosson, Montpellier
18:45 CET Tinhan   61' Report Attendance: 7,339
Referee: Alexandre Castro (Rhône-Alpes)
7 November Bastia1 – 0AuxerreStade Armand Cesari, Bastia
20:00 CET Modeste   83' Report Attendance: 7,282
Referee: Wilfried Bien (Rhône-Alpes)

Quarter-finalsEdit

The draw for the quarterfinals of the 2012–13 edition of the Coupe de la Ligue was held on 31 October 2012 following the conclusion of the Round of 16 matches. The round featured the eight winners of the Round of 16 matches and were contested on 27–29 November 2012.

28 November 2012 Montpellier3 – 2NiceStade de la Mosson, Montpellier
17:00 Cabella   30'
Herrera   52'
Tinhan   83'
Report Bosetti   22'
Bauthéac   66' (pen.)
Attendance: 6,658
Referee: Fredy Fautrel (Lower Normandy)
28 November 2012 Bastia0 – 3LilleStade Armand Cesari, Bastia
18:45 Report Bruno   11'
Rodelin   62'
Sidibé   84'
Attendance: 6,910
Referee: Tony Chapron (Rhône-Alpes)
29 November 2012 Rennes2 – 1TroyesStade de la Route de Lorient, Rennes
20:55 Pitroipa   8'
Alessandrini   88'
Report Jean   23' Attendance: 7,338
Referee: Jean-Charles Cailleux (Picardy)

Semi-finalsEdit

The draw for the semifinals of the 2012–13 edition of the Coupe de la Ligue was held on 29 November 2012 following the conclusion of the quarter-final matches.[4] The round features the 4 winners of the quarterfinal matches and will be contested on 15 January 2013.

16 January 2013 Rennes2 – 0MontpellierStade de la Route de Lorient, Rennes
21:00 Féret   7'
Erdinç   51'
Report Attendance: 28,028
Referee: Stéphane Lannoy (Nord-Pas-de-Calais)

FinalEdit

20 April 2013 Saint-Étienne1 – 0RennesStade de France, Saint-Denis
21:00 Brandão   18' Report Attendance: 79,000
Referee: Ruddy Buquet

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "1er et 2e tours : tirage au sort le 11 juillet". Ligue de Football Professionnel (in French). 6 July 2012. Archived from the original on 11 July 2012. Retrieved 7 July 2012.
  2. ^ "Le calendrier général 2012/2013 adopté". Ligue de Football Professionnel (in French). 4 May 2012. Retrieved 7 July 2012.
  3. ^ a b "Les matchs des 1er et 2e tours". Ligue de Football Professionnel (in French). 11 July 2012. Retrieved 11 July 2012.
  4. ^ "Les affiches du dernier carré !". Ligue de Football Professionnel (in French). 29 November 2012. Retrieved 30 November 2012.

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