Top 14: Stade Toulousain defeated Montpellier 29-16 but retained the presidency of their leader

The essentials The Stade Toulousain conceded their second defeat of the season against Ernest-Wallon in the top 14 against Montpellier (29-16) after a performance marked by indiscipline this Saturday, March 27th. The Toulousains give place to Stade Rochelais, which equates to a victory in first place.

Stade Toulousain fell strong against the MHR (16-29) for the 20th day of the top 14 this Saturday March 27th. A real feat accomplished by the men of Philippe Saint-André who chained a third win in a row.

Also read: REPLAY. Top 14: Stade Toulousain lost 29-16 to Montpellier, relive the Occitanie derby with us

Toulouse is not the deal of the century as Stade Rochelais, runner-up, are just three points behind the Stadistes after beating Union Bordeaux Bègles (11-26).

ud83c udfc1 It’s over.

Our too undisciplined ud83d udd34 u26ab ufe0f bows to the MHR at home. You still keep @ top14rugby’s head. #STMHR

ud83d udd1c Make way for the European Cup! pic.twitter.com/xPFSgjAxhi

– Stade Toulousain (@StadeToulousain) March 27, 2021

Despite two attempts by Matthis Lebel and Maxime Médard, the Reds and Blacks stubbornly offered too many penalties and therefore pointed to Montpellierans, which did not demand as many.

Without being extravagant, Montpellier won, and the still leading Stade Toulousain failed to record three wins in a row.