Marseille have stretched their successful run to seven video games in all competitions to return to second place in Ligue 1 with a 2-0 victory over Montpellier.
Amine Harit arrange Senegal striker Bamba Dieng for the opener within the ninth minute.
Turkey winger Cengiz Under doubled the lead with a penalty within the nineteenth after Montpellier midfielder Jordan Ferri introduced down Gerson.
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Montpellier goalkeeper Jonas Omlin was despatched off within the ninetieth for fouling Luis Henrique exterior the world.
Marseille path run-away chief sParis Saint-Germain by 12 factors however stored a three-point cushion over third-place Rennes.
The prime two French golf equipment enter the group stage of the Champions League whereas the third-place membership goes to the third qualifying spherical of the profitable European competitors.
“We are on a very good run of form,” Marseille midfielder Matteo Guendouzi instructed Amazon Prime Video. “
We’re really having very good games now. We will be ready for the final sprint.”
Nice’s Champions League hopes took a success with a 3-0 defeat to 10-man Lens.
Lens was all the way down to 10 gamers within the seventeenth when wing again Massadio Haidara was despatched off for kicking Youcef Atal whereas making an attempt a clearance.
Unhappy with the referee’s choice, Lens supporters threw projectiles onto the sphere, forcing stadium stewards to make use of a web within the thirty fourth to guard Nice ahead Amine Gouiri, who was taking a free kick.
Lens substitute Arnaud Kalimuendo scored towards the run of play with a sliding effort within the 51st. Mali worldwide Cheick Doucoure added a second purpose by curling into the highest nook within the fifty fifth.
Kalimuendo beat the offside lure to attain within the 67th.
Nice itself completed with solely 9 gamers as Mario Lemina acquired a second yellow card for a foul on Doucoure within the 57th, and Brazilian centre again Dante was red-carded for a scissor sort out on Kalimuendo in stoppage time.
Fourth-place Strasbourg prolonged their unbeaten run to 9 video games by drawing 1-1 with mid-table Lyon.
Sixth-place Monaco edged Troyes 2-1 with targets from Caio Henrique and Kevin Volland.
Lille drew 1-1 with Angers whereas within the Brittany derby Brest captain Brendan Chardonnet salvaged a 1-1 draw by changing a rebound within the 67th to cancel out Nantes striker Randal Kolo Muani’s twelfth league purpose within the eleventh.
The sport was suspended twice as a result of supporters threw flares onto the sphere within the first half and the sphere was then invaded by supporters within the second half.
Bordeaux snapped a four-game purpose drought to beat Metz 3-1 and transfer inside two factors of security and a degree off the relegation playoff spot.