ROME – At the Stade Municipal Saint-Symphorien the Marseilles fails to go beyond the draw with the Metz in the advance of 5.30 pm of the eighteenth day of Ligue 1. The hosts go ahead at the end of the first half thanks to Nguette which uses a low and tense cross of Centonze. At the beginning of the recovery the Metz also has the possibility of doubling but Diallo, from the spot, he gets hypnotized by Pele, who took over from Mandanda during the first half. At 71 ' Radonjic ago 1-1, perfectly fitting into Germain's low cross. Thus, the streak of five consecutive league victories in Marseille is interrupted, which now feeds a gap of four points from PSG leaders despite the two more matches played.
Metz-Marseille, curiosities and statistics
Away successes for Nantes and Reims
At 8.00pm meetings Amiens is Dijon they do 1-1 at the Stade de la Licorne. It all happens in the first portion of the game. Guests take the lead on 19 minutes with Cadiz but nine minutes later Konate set the score in a draw. The two teams are temporarily out of the relegation zone but with only one point ahead on the third-last place. 0-0 at the Stade Raymond-Kopa between Angers is Monk. The guests, therefore, remain four lengths away from the fourth square. Same result among Brest is Nice. Both teams, thanks to this point, keep themselves away from the hot ranking area. The Nantes gets the second consecutive victory in the league by beating 1-0 on Nimes away. The network of louza at 28 '. The yellow-and-greens maintain themselves, for the moment, in fourth position. The hosts, however, remain in the relegation zone. Success for the away also for the Reims which is imposed on the field of Toulouse. The guests immediately unlock it, on the 9th, thanks to the goal by Oudin. The men led by Guion rise to fifth place and see the Europa League area up close.
Ligue 1, the ranking