Throughout this 14th day of Ligue 1 soccer, Paris SG took a five-point lead on the high of the French Championship by successful with out shining in Lorient (2-1), permitting Monaco, winner 2-0 to Toulouse, to overhaul the Bretons within the standings. In closing, OM put an finish to a nasty cross by successful (1-0) towards Lyon.
Friday night, Troyes and Auxerre left on a draw within the opening match of the 14th day. Bruno Irles’ males have been nevertheless off to an excellent begin on this assembly. Rony Lopes took benefit of excellent work from Mama Baldé to open the scoring within the twenty eighth minute. Getting into the hour mark, Gaëtan Perrin equalized on the finish of the sport, nicely served by Lassine Sinayoko (86th). Troyes concedes a 5th draw this season and has not received since six matches within the league (2 losses, 4 attracts).
A loopy first half. Saturday afternoon, AC Ajaccio overthrew Strasbourg
on the François-Coty stadium. Racing was but very nicely entered
in his assembly with the opener of the rating of Jean-Ricner Bellegarde on a direct free kick. For the ACA, the whole lot accelerated within the final quarter of an hour of the primary act with 4 achievements in quarter-hour.
A match tarnished by clashes in Ajaccio
, through which 13 folks have been barely injured. Shortly earlier than the match, Alsatian supporters have been focused by smoke bombs
launched by ultras from the Corsican membership. On the exit of the stadium, the identical Alsatian supporters have been escorted by the police however continued to be focused by projectiles and smoke bombs. Among the many 13 wounded, there are 4 law enforcement officials and three gendarmes. The Ajaccio prosecutor’s workplace has opened an investigation for aggravated violence.
Imperturbable second, the Racing Membership de Lens handed Angers their sixth defeat in a row
. As usually in latest weeks, the RCL received by a brief head, jostled on the finish of the assembly by the Angevins. However the SCO aim scored by Miha Blazic (87th) arrived slightly late and the Sang et Or stored up the tempo, confirming that they have been the one ones, presently, in a position to observe the dynamics of the Parisians.
PSG, with out Lionel Messi preserved for irritation of the Achilles tendon, nonetheless have counted on Neymar to win in Lorient
the shock crew of this Ligue 1 season. The Brazilian, “irreproachable” for the reason that begin of the summer season in line with his coach Christophe Galtier, scored his eleventh aim of the season (9th) earlier than providing an help to Danilo Pereira (81st), his 9th for the reason that opening of the French Championship. “Our salvation got here from the need of the gamers to hunt victory”, admitted Galtier, with out concealing a sure “restraint” noticed among the many candidates for a variety for the World Cup-2022, which begins in two weeks. Paris regains a five-point lead within the standings over Lens, winner on Saturday in Angers (2-1). Lorient (27 factors) slipped to 5th place after this second defeat in a row.
It’s the third consecutive victory in all competitions for Monaco which has clearly dominated Toulouse
. After a primary interval throughout which Maxime Dupe delayed the inevitable for a very long time, it was Aleksandr Golovin who first deceived the Toulouse goalkeeper with an excellent nice shot from exterior the realm. On the hour mark, it was Breel Embolo who doubled the lead for Monaco on a serve from Minamino to shelter his crew as a result of the Toulouse pushed to return again however Nubel was decisive on the uncommon balls that are reached him.
Nantes, decreased to 10 and drained by their Europa League match on Thursday in Greece (2-0 victory towards Olympiakos), was crushed by Reims
and is just one level forward of the crimson zone. The expulsion of Nicolas Pallois, shortly earlier than the hour mark, modified the sport and precipitated the Canaries to their sixth defeat of the season within the league.
OGC Good, a candidate like Monaco for European locations however a lot much less outstanding in the beginning of the season, has continued its revival
by successful towards Brest because of Gaëtan Laborde, who deflected a shot from Sofiane Diop. The Niçois take 9th place with this second success in a row.
Tied on factors with Good, Clermont (tenth) for his half missed an vital alternative to present himself some air by conceding a draw towards Montpellier
(1-1): the Auvergnats can blame themselves for having missed two penalties.
Dominated by unfortunate Lille residents (like final weekend in Lyon), the Bretons saved the furnishings
by snatching the purpose of the draw (1-1). Les Dogues rapidly opened the scoring because of their captain José Fonte (sixteenth), who took benefit of an error Steve Mandanda. However the Rennes goalkeeper made up for it by performing a heroic match, assisted by his posts on three events. Benjamin Bourigeaud equalized from a penalty (58th), permitting Rennes to retain their third place. LOSC is 7th.
After their elimination from all European competitions towards Tottenham (1-2), OM raised their heads by dominating Lyon (1-0) on the Vélodrome. The one aim of the match was scored by Samuel Gigot, from a nook, simply earlier than half-time (forty third). That is solely the second victory for the Marseillais within the final 16 clashes with Lyon. Successful all of the extra valuable as OM had taken just one level within the final 4 matches. Within the standings, Marseille is 4th, Lyon stays 8th.
The outcomes and the classification