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September 20, 2017
Souquet: "These fans make us want to do better"
Angers, Vitesse, Marseille. In 10 days - from Friday 22 September until Sunday 1 October - the Aiglons will head to the Allianz Riviera on 3 occasions. Pushed on by the Red and Black fans, Lucien Favre's side will also have the chance to end smartly a month of September which has seen them rise up the table, before beginning the next with a derby that a whole region is looking forward to expectingly. "But before thinking about Vitesse or Marseille, we first need to think about Angers, explains Arnaud Souquet. To win this match would be a very good thing. It would be good if people come to see us. We need support, be it in Ligue 1 or in Europe on Thursday, because these are matches that make our club grow. Our fans have always been there for us, despite a difficult start to the season, and you have to congratulate them. They are fans who make us want to play as players and to do better. We need the opponent to feel uncomfortable and that it is difficult to play in this environment. And when the stadium is full, it's not easy..."