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And finally…it was the Brest of times, it was the worst of times

This is a story from the FSF archive – the FSF and SD merged to become the FSA in 2019.

And finally…visits Ligue 2 in France this week – where newly crowned champions Troyes lost 2-1 away to Brest, at the Stade Francis-Le Blé.  Brest hung-on to win the match, despite a) going down to 10 men and b) conceding this appalling own goal, courtesy of their 28-year-old goalkeeper Joan Hartock. 

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