The 10 facts you need to know about the day: Strasbourg on the podium, Petkovic’s blunder, Fekir’s crack…

Strasbourg on the podium, Monaco the stoppage, Petkovic’s blunder, Fekir’s crack, Havertz delivers Chelsea, Osimhen carries Naples, Lorient’s big blow, Sville marks the time… Discover the highlights of Sunday’s matches in Ligue 1 and in Europe.

The Alsatians are making a great run.

The results in Ligue 1 (click on the score to read the briefing or the match article): Paris Saint-Germain 3-0 Bordeaux, Angers 0-1 Reims, Clermont 0-2 Lorient, Metz 0-0 Lens, Strasbourg 1-0 Monaco, Lyon – (5:05 PM) Rennes, Brest – (8:45 PM) Marseilles.

The main results in Europe: Chelsea 1-0 Newcastle, Arsenal – 5.30pm Leicester (Premier League), Vallecano 1-1 FC Sville, Barcelona – 8.45pm Osasuna (Liga), Hellas Vrone 1-2 Napoli, Udinese – (6pm) AS Roma, Turin – (8:45 PM) Inter Milan (Serie A), Dortmund – (5:30 PM) Bielefeld (Bundesliga).

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1. Strasbourg on the podium, Monaco stopped. Nice shot for Strasbourg! The Alsatian beat AS Monaco (1-0) in Ligue 1 in a beautiful atmosphere in La Meinau. Always so attractive, the Alsatians managed to find their way to the nets thanks to a nice goal from Djiku (23rd) on the bike† Disappointingly, the Mongasques came to a halt in 8th place in the standings and ran into difficulties in the race for Europe. Other way around, Strasbourg temporarily occupies a brilliant 3rd place.

2. Another blunder for Petkovic, the SCO in hell. What a disaster! In great difficulty in recent weeks with several major errors, Angers goalkeeper Petkovic still leads his team against Reims (0-1) in Ligue 1. After a crushing attack by Flips (24th), the montngrin international totally missed his intervention let the ball slide between his legs. Despite the exclusion of Donis (34th), with three attempts on the crossbar in a few minutes, the SCO was unable to return to this game and recorded a 7th loss in a row. 14th in the standings, Angers will have to watch out…

3. Fekir’s tear. The attacking midfielder of Betis Sville Fekira lost his nerves against Athletic Bilbao (1-0)in LaLiga. After a short series of juggling, the French international was mowed down by Oscar de Marcos. On the ground, the former Lyonnais could not appreciate the gesture of Iker Muniain, who came to provoke him. In answer, snapped Fekir, kicking him. Logically, the referee did not hesitate with a red card for the Habs…

4. Havertz delivers Chelsea! A real relief for Chelsea! In a tough environment due to the recent news surrounding the Blues, the London club won in the last moments from Newcastle (1-0) in the premier league. Without really convincing in the game, with in particular a very controversial situation of Chalobah on Murphy on the surface, Tuchel’s men finally picked up on this success with a goal from Havertz (89th), to a brilliant service from Jorginho. In the ranking is Chelsea remains 3rd place10 points behind leaders Manchester City.

5. Osimhen wears Naples. In the pursuit of the Serie A title, Naples keeps pace with victory over Hellas Vrone (2-1)† Overall dominating, the Neapolitans managed to make the difference thanks to a double by Osimhen (14th, 71st)† Faraoni’s (77th) goal revived the tension in vain. Thanks to this success Naples temporarily climbs to 2nd place3 points behind leaders AC Milan.

6. The great blow of Lorient Clermont. Still abused for more than an hour, Lorient won on the grass field of Clermont (2-0) in Ligue 1. Helped long by the clumsiness of the Clermontois, the Merlus made the difference at the end of the game by beating Kon (72nd) and Ptrot (76th) in the space of 4 minutes. In the race to keep Lorient, 17th, had a precious success and came back with a point from Clermont, 16th.

7. Sville marks time, a boon for Real. in LaLiga, FC Sville was again tied on the grass field of Rayo Vallecano (1-1)† Surprised by the opener from Bebe (46′), author of a powerful attack from a tight angle, the Andalusians were able to respond with an equalizer from Delaney (63′). With this 6th draw in the last 8 matches in the league, Sville remains 2nd but is temporarily 7 points behind leaders Real Madrid who moves to Mallorca on Monday.

8. Metz and Lens neutralize each other. No winner in Ligue 1 during the match between Metz and Lens (0-0)† In a disputed meeting between the two formations, the Messins lacked efficiency in the zone of truth, while the Lensois struggled to wrap up the debates. A result that doesn’t help Metz, 19th, and Lens, 10th.

9. The Parc des Princes furious with PSG! During the match between Paris Saint-Germain and Bordeaux (3-0) in Ligue 1, the audience in the Parc des Princes showed their displeasure after being eliminated in the Champions League against Real Madrid (1-0, 1-3) on Wednesday. From the warm-up the players got a real bronca. The Parisians, except Mbapp, were heavily whistled during the composition announcement for a hostile atmosphere during the game.

10. PSG sink Bordeaux. A demonstration to turn the page a bit? Facing outrage from the crowd at the Parc des Princes after the Champions League elimination, Paris Saint-Germain therefore responded with a big win against Bordeaux (3-0) in Ligue 1. In a tense context, the Parisians sometimes struggled to wrap up the debates, but could count on Mbapp (24th), Neymar (52nd) and Paredes (61st) to make the difference. In the ranking is PSG consolidate lead with 15 points ahead of Nice, 2nd, while Bordeaux is still concerned in 20th place. To read the full game analysis, it’s here.

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