Ligue 1 – PSG distances itself from its dolphin

PSG Joie

This Wednesday, PSG returned to victory against Angers SCO. If the content of the match leaves something to be desired, the Parisian club carries out a good operation on the accounting level at the end of this 18th day of Ligue 1.

After his first defeat of the season ten days ago against RC Lens (1-3), the PSG aimed to relaunch a positive streak when receiving the red lantern, Angers SCO. Without convincing, the Rouge & Bleu obtained the essential with a 2-0 victory thanks to goals from Hugo Ekitike and Lionel Messi. A success that allows the Parisian club to be crowned autumn champion before moving to the lawn of the Rennais Stadium next Sunday.

PSG autumn champion

At the same time, the RC Lens and the RC Strasbourg delivered a prolific game with four goals in the first period for a final score of 2-2. The Lensois were unable to confirm after their success against the Rouge & Bleu and are now six points behind the leader. They especially see Olympique de Marseille come back to them. On the move on the lawn of Troyes, the Marseillais won 2-0 and consolidate their third place in the standings. next opponent PSGthe Rennais Stadium lost in the last seconds against Clermont (2-1). Outnumbered with two red cards in the last quarter of an hour, the Bretons cracked in added time (1-2) despite a goal from the former Parisian, Arnaud Kalimuendo. In other highlights of the day, AS Monaco and the FC Lorient left in a draw (2-2) while Olympique Lyonnais continues to disappoint with a draw against FC Nantes ofAntoine Kombouare (0-0). Note the large boxes of Toulouse in front of AJ Auxerre (5-0) and OGC Nice against the Montpellier Herault (6-1).

With two goals scored, the PSG further consolidates its place as the best attack in the championship (48 goals) ahead of Olympique de Marseille (36), the Rennais Stadium and AS Monaco (35). The Parisian club also has the best defense in the championship with 13 goals conceded, tied with the RC Lens. For his next match, the reigning French champion will travel to the lawn of the Rennais Stadium (Sunday at 8:45 p.m. on Prime Video) in the shock of the 19th day of Ligue 1.

The results of the 18th day of L1

  • Ajaccio / Reims (0-1)
  • Auxerre / Toulouse (0-5)
  • Brest / Lille (0-0)
  • Clermont / Rennes (2-1)
  • Nantes / Lyon (0-0)
  • Lorient / Monaco (2-2)
  • Nice / Montpellier (6-1)
  • PSG / Angers (2-0)
  • Strasbourg / Lens (2-2)
  • Troyes / Marseilles (0-2)

League 1 standings

  1. Paris Saint-Germain – 47 pts (+35)
  2. RC Lens – 41 pts (+18)
  3. Olympique de Marseille – 39 pts (+21)
  4. Stade Rennais – 34 pts (+15)
  5. AS Monaco – 34 pts (+10)
  6. FC Lorient – ​​32 points (+4)
  7. LOSC – 31pts (+6)
  8. Olympique Lyonnais – 25 pts (+6)
  9. Clermont Foot – 25 points (-4)
  10. OGC Nice – 24 pts (+2)
  11. Reims Stadium – 24 pts (-2)
  12. Toulouse FC – 22 pts (-5)
  13. Troyes – 18 points (-6)
  14. FC Nantes – 18 pts (-6)
  15. Montpellier HSC – 17 pts (-9)
  16. AC Ajaccio – 15 points (-12)
  17. Brest Stadium – 14 pts (-15)
  18. AJ Auxerre – 13 pts (-24)
  19. RC Strasbourg – 12 pts (-11)
  20. Angers SCO – 8 pts (-24)