A stoppage-time objective from Zimbabwe worldwide Tino Kadewere rescued a degree for title-chasing Lyon in a 1-1 Ligue 1 draw at Reims on Friday.
Lyon keep third within the desk, stage on 60 factors with Paris Saint-Germain however behind on objective distinction.
Lille prepared the ground on 62 factors.
“Within the second half, we performed at our true stage, there was just one staff, it was one-sided,” stated Lyon coach Rudi Garcia whose facet have performed a recreation greater than Lille and PSG.
“I made three adjustments on the break however I might have made 11! But it surely’s not all dangerous as a result of we equalised on the finish.”
Mathieu Cafaro gave Reims the lead after 33 minutes with a pointy half-volley from a cross by Thomas Foket.
Reims have been indebted to goalkeeper Predrag Rajkovic who pulled off three memorable saves within the second half.
Lyon’s strain paid off within the second minute of damage time when Kadewere headed in a cross from Memphis Depay for his tenth league objective of the season.
Lille conflict with fifth-placed Monaco on Sunday whereas PSG, contemporary from reaching the Champions League quarter-finals at Barcelona’s expense, are at residence to relegation-threatened Nantes.
Lyon and PSG conflict subsequent weekend in a key high of the desk conflict.