Always a candidate: Racing 92’s path to the Top 14 semifinals

Always a candidate: Racing 92's path to the Top 14 semifinals

Racing 92 was a great protagonist in the rugby season in France Y Europe. The Parisian cast could not reach final instances of the Champions Cup, but he did get into the top four of the Top 14 and will define the square in the final before La Rochelle, on Friday at 3:45 p.m. live on ESPN two.

The Parsino team had a great regular season in the Top 14 and was – with 78 units – matched with La Rochelle who got into the semifinals directly by points difference. He reaped 17 wins and 9 losses and in the quarterfinals he beat Stade Francais in the classic 38-21 at La Defense Arena.

Racing 92 was achieving a good regularity as the competition progressed. Despite achieving two wins in the opening dates of the Top 14 – against Lyon and Montpellier – then he was immersed in an irregular streak that alternated good and bad.

From date 11 it began to be a fearsome team for its rivals and it went from lowest to highest. The last dates of the tournament he was a real machine for his rivals.

Despite falling to Toulouse and Stade Francais on matchdays 21 and 22, they sealed the regular season with thrashes against Clermont, Pau and Agen. Thus, he was third in the final table and prepared to receive his classic in the quarterfinals.

The finalist finalist match at La Defense Arena was a nightmare for Stade Francais. Racing 92 dominated from start to finish and made their way to the top four.

He will visit La Rochelle for said square in the final. Against his rival he suffered a fall and achieved a victory in the season. On the third date he fell 9-6 and on matchday 14 he won 26-22.

A great match awaits the first semifinal of the French Top 14, those of Paris with Emiliano Boffelli at their disposal and Juan Imhoff injured will look for a place at the Stade de France.

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