Lille undergo first defeat of season at Brest


Ligue 1’s final unbeaten run was ended on Sunday when Lille adopted up their midweek overcome AC Milan with a 3-2 defeat at Brest, whereas Monaco received the higher of south coast rivals Good.

Lille stay second within the French top-flight 5 factors behind Paris Saint-Germain and one above Rennes after struggling their first loss since February.

The group that thumped Milan 3-0 on the San Siro on Thursday failed to go away sufficient within the tank to see off Brittany outfit Brest, who had misplaced three in a row.

Ronael Pierre-Gabriel received his first skilled aim with a header for the opener on quarter-hour and Brest raced to a 3-0 lead earlier than half-time with objectives from Romain Perraud and Irvin Cardona.

Christophe Galtier’s aspect by no means gave up nevertheless and earned a penalty in first-half damage time with Turkish striker Yilmaz Burak slotting residence.

He grabbed one other aim on 57 minutes to arrange the finally doomed chase as the house aspect have been cheered on by noisy neighbours in an adjoining constructing.

“We thought kick-off was going to be at 2p.m., we have been improper by an hour,” stated Galtier. 

“When there’s such a distinction between the primary and second half, there’s just one particular person accountable and that is me. The beginning XI was my alternative and it did not work in any respect.”

Monaco climbed to fifth following a 2-1 victory at Good.

Axel Disasi headed in a nook to place Monaco forward on 23 minutes and Sofiane Diop punished a mistake by Stanley Nsoki to double the lead early within the second half.

Pierre Lees-Melou scored a comfort for Good as Patrick Vieira’s aspect have been crushed for the primary time in six matches.

Florian Sotoca scored two late objectives as Lens salvaged a 4-4 draw at residence to Reims, whereas Angers thrashed Nimes 5-1.

Nantes gained 2-0 at Lorient however Dijon stay the one membership with out a victory following regardless of a 1-1 draw at Metz.

Lyon host Saint-Etienne in a while Sunday in a derby behind closed doorways.

On Saturday, Angel Di Maria scored twice as Paris Saint-Germain made brief work of Rennes regardless of a raft of absences in a 3-0 win with the Argentine putting in every half and Moise Kean scoring the opposite.

PSG’s win was their eighth in a row in Ligue 1 and got here as under-fire coach Thomas Tuchel battles with an damage disaster that has left him with out the likes of Neymar, Kylian Mbappe and Marco Verratti.




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