ROME – The Marseilles wins 2-1 at home against Lyon in the postponement of the 13th day of the championship of Ligue 1. The formation of Villas-Boas goes ahead on the 18th minute of play with the penalty converted by Payet and always doubles with the French striker six minutes from the interval. In the second half, the team of Rudi Garcia halves the disadvantage with the network of Dembele half an hour from the end but then fails to take advantage of numerical superiority for the expulsion of Alvaro and remedies the fifth knockout in the league, remaining at an altitude of 16. The Marseille, however, rises to the second place in the Ligue 1 ranking.
Marseille-Lyon: curiosities and statistics
Nantes still ko, the Rennes extends the Amiens
Fourth consecutive defeat for the Nantes, who today lost 3-2 at home against the Saint-Etienne. Fun game, with the two teams responding to their opponents blow by blow. The hosts went ahead on 14 minutes with Blas but seven minutes later the guests responded with Trauco, who signed the tie. Four minutes and Nantes back forward, thanks to Louza's goal. The Saint-Etienne however does not give up and with Bouanga, who scored twice, first took the race again and then definitively overturned it. In the other race this afternoon the Montpellier won 3-0 on Toulouse thanks to the networks of Laborde, Le Tallec and Savanier, thus rising to 19 points. Rennes, in the same Europa League group as Lazio, defeated Amiens 3-1 at home with goals from Hunou, former Milan player Niang and Raphinha (on penalty), overturning the initial advantage of the guests, arrived thanks to Guirassy.
Ligue 1: calendar and ranking