Coupe de la Ligue
The quarter final of the Coupe de la Ligue finished with all teams playing at home getting into the semifinals.
As the restart of the Ligue 1 kicks off this weekend, Paris St. Germain sent a strong message to the chasing pack in the league title race with a ‘6-1’ thrashing of Saint-Etienne.
A 10-man Reims advanced to the semi-finals by holding on to win on penalties against the defending champions Strasbourg.
Brest narrowed the Lyon’s lead down to a goal with just 5 minutes of regulation time left, but a goal from Jean Lucas in the 90th-minute settled the match for Lyon to advance with a ‘3-1’ home victory.
Lille found two goals within the 50th minute mark to beat a 10-man Amiens.
Mauro Icardi scored a hatrick in Paris St. Germain’s ‘6-1’ victory against a 10-man Saint-Etienne in Paris.
Paris St. Germain