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Monaco salvage Ligue 1 status, PSG finish season on sour note

On the other hand, champions Paris St Germain ended their Ligue 1 season on a sour note when they slumped to a 3-1 defeat at Stade de Reims on Friday as keeper Gianluigi Buffon was far from his best.

PSG celebrate eighth title as Neymar gets back in action

PSG have 81 points after 32 games and cannot be caught as they lead Lille, who have played one more game, by 16 points with five games remaining.


Ligue 1: Lyon secure 2-1 win over Angers to settle at third

Forwards Memphis Depay and Martin Terrier scored in the first half to help third-place Lyon beat midtable Angers 2-1 at home in the French league on Friday

Marseille back to winning ways, Mario Balotelli injured

With Mario Balotelli forced off the field early in the game, Valere Germain and Luiz Gustavo took on the scoring responsibilities as Marseille beat Nimes 2-1 in the French league on Saturday

Ligue 1: PSG title party delayed after spectacular Maxim Choupo-Moting miss

Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting, who started in place of Mbappe, had one of the worst misses seen at the stadium, as PSG's title celebrations were delayed for at least another week after a 2-2 draw against Strasbourg.

Ligue 1 Roundup: Angel Di Maria helps PSG placate angry fans with 3-1 win against Marseille

Angel Di Maria scored a brace and set up another goal to guide Paris Saint-Germain to a 3-1 win over rival Marseille in the French league, a result that soothed the French champion's angry fans.


Ligue 1 Roundup: Monaco slow down Lille's Champions League bid with 1-0 win

Brazilian striker Carlos Vinicius pounced in the last minute to move Monaco up to 16th place in the French league and keep Lille under pressure in the fight for second.

Ligue 1: PSG bounce back from European exit with Dijon win

Paris Saint Germain have 74 points from 27 games with second-placed Lille on 57 from 28. Marquinhos, Kylian Mbappe, Angel Di Maria and Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting scored for PSG.

Ligue 1: Lille strengthen grip on second place, Mario Balotelli scores again

Mario Balotelli made it five goals in seven games since joining when he headed in Japan right back Hiroki Sakai's cross in the 62nd.

Ligue 1: Erratic Lyon drop points in Strasbourg, Marcelo injured

Lyon dropped vital points in the race to qualify automatically for the Champions League when they threw away a 2-0 lead in a 2-2 draw at Strasbourg