OM bounce again, Lazio queen of the Rome derby

PSG are assured to move the World Cup on the prime of Ligue 1 whereas Arsenal proceed to maintain Manchester Metropolis at a distance within the Premier League. In Spain, FC Barcelona put strain on Actual Madrid, which is enjoying on Monday.

PSG heat for the winter, OM grasp of the Olympico

Collapsed after their elimination Tuesday within the Champions League, Marseille and its coach Igor Tudor discovered slightly pleasure and luxury by beating Lyon (1-0), nonetheless in full restoration, Sunday on the Stade Vélodrome throughout “Olympico”. of the French championship.

The three factors taken on Sunday convey the Provençaux very near the rostrum, 4th one level behind Rennes (third) and tied with Monaco (fifth), which they may face on Sunday earlier than the championships give strategy to the World Cup. After two victories, the Lyonnais for his or her half relapsed and stay caught in eighth place, from the place Laurent Blanc must extricate them.

Dominated by clumsy and unfortunate Lille, Rennes introduced again a contented draw from the North (1-1). Three days after enjoying on the European scene, the Bretons, with their largely overhauled workforce, certainly appeared to lack concepts and juice however retain their third place with 28 models on the clock.

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With out Lionel Messi preserved for an irritation of the Achilles tendon, PSG nonetheless counted on Neymar to win in Lorient, the shock workforce of this Ligue 1 season. Paris is thus 5 factors forward of its direct competitor. and can move the World Cup break on the prime of the standings.

Barca put strain on Actual

On Saturday, FC Barcelona gained 2-0 towards Almeria which permits them to briefly take a two-point lead over Actual Madrid, who play Monday towards Rayo Vallecano. In what was the final sport of Gerard Pique’s profession, Ousmane Dembélé and Frenkie De Jong scored the successful targets for the Blaugrana.

Atlético Madrid in the meantime misplaced additional floor to the highest pair after a 1-1 draw with Espanyol Barcelona. Sergi Darder opened the scoring for the guests on the hour mark earlier than Joao Félix equalized 1 / 4 of an hour later. Diego Simeone’s males are nonetheless third however 10 factors behind Barcelona.

Fourth within the standings, Betis additionally drew 1-1 within the Seville derby. A match as standard very disputed, marked by three pink playing cards together with one for the French Nabil Fekir.

Bayern again on their throne

Broadly overwhelmed Sunday on the sector of Bayer Leverkusen (5-0), Union Berlin ceded the throne of chief to Bayern Munich.

Due to its victory gained with problem on Saturday within the Olympic stadium in Berlin towards Hertha (3-2), Bayern occupies, with 28 factors, the primary place within the German championship, which had not occurred to them for greater than two month, on the night of the 4th day on the finish of August.

Union Berlin have two factors lower than the reigning German champions, and even discover themselves third within the Bundesliga since Freiburg gained towards Cologne (2-0) because of the achievements of South Korean Jeong Woo -yeong (53rd) and Michael Gregoritsch (sixty fourth). With 27 factors, Freiburg occupies the place of dolphin of the gamers of Julian Nagelsmann.

Drained by the sequence of matches because the starting of October with two matches per week, Union Berlin couldn’t do something towards Bayer Leverkusen, sinking within the area of thirty minutes within the second half. Within the historical past of the membership, it’s the heaviest defeat suffered within the Bundesliga, equal to the 5-0 conceded towards Borussia Dortmund on 1er February 2020.

Naples flies over the Italian championship, tight battle for the highest 4

Naples, undefeated leaders of Serie A, widened the hole once more by successful in Bergamo towards Atalanta (2-1), pressured to surrender second place to AC Milan, troublesome winner of La Spezia (2- 1) because of a splendid late purpose from Olivier Giroud.

4 days after conceding their first defeat of the season, in Liverpool (2-0), within the Champions League, Napoli didn’t go away any doubt instilled by consolidating their first place, with six factors forward of the Rossoneri and eight on the “Dea”, throughout the thirteenth day.

Behind Naples and AC Milan, the battle for the High 4 is raging with 5 candidates in three factors: Lazio (third, 27 pts), Atalanta Bergamo (4th, 27 pts), Juve (fifth, 25 pts) , AS Roma (sixth, 25 pts) and Inter (seventh, 24 pts), two days earlier than the suspension of Serie A as a consequence of Mondial-2022.

Lazio took benefit of a gross defensive error by AS Roma to win a closed derby (1-0): the giallorosso defender Roger Ibanez, too gradual, had the ball stolen by the artful Pedro and Felipe Anderson, who was simply ready for that on the penalty spot, was fast to beat Rui Patricio intently (twenty ninth).

Within the “Italian derby”, Juventus Turin took one of the best towards Inter Milan. Though out of the Champions League by the again door (5 losses in six matches), the “Outdated Woman” confirms her revival within the league with this fourth consecutive victory. Sufficient to discover a smile as essential gamers like Federico Chiesa and Angel Di Maria return, who entered on the finish of the match, whereas ready for Dusan Vlahovic, nonetheless within the stands.

Chase between Arsenal and Manchester Metropolis

Stable and targeted for 90 minutes, Arsenal took benefit of Chelsea’s attacking difficulties to win on Sunday and regained a two-point lead over Manchester Metropolis, winners the day earlier than from Fulham. The mastery of the Gunners, who nonetheless must go to Wolverhampton (nineteenth) subsequent week earlier than the World Cup break, by no means ceases to impress and legitimize their ambitions for the title.

Behind, we won’t cease Newcastle, creator of its fourth consecutive victory at Southampton (4-1) and which may start to dream of Europe. With 27 factors, the Mapgies go third within the standings, one level forward of Tottenham who had been overwhelmed at residence by Liverpool (2-1).

Two thunderous begins to the interval allowed Aston Villa to have fun the arrival on the bench of Unai Emery with a valuable success (3-1). The Pink Devils stay fifth with 23 models whereas the Villans take three factors from the pink zone, in thirteenth place.

With AFP

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