Rony Lopes scored again as AS Monaco opened the round with a victory away at Strasbourg. A ‘3-1’ victory ensured that Paris Saint-Germain couldn’t widen the gap at the top of the table.
A ‘Neymarless’ Paris Saint-Germain had no problem dropping 5 goals without getting a response.Paris Saint-Germain remained 14-points clear at the top of the league table after taking apart bottom-table Metz.
In the relegation battles, Lille had to settle a point after failing to hold on to a lead at home against Montpellier. Nantes secured their first league win in 6 matches to keep Troyes in the relegation battle.
In 7-goal thriller between Guingamp and Nice, Alassane Plea bagged four goals to see Nice continue their winning ways in the league.
Olympique Lyonnais won their first match in seven games thanks to Bertrand Traore’s second-half goal against Caen.