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Feb 18

Thauvin header sees off Bordeaux

A first-half Florian Thauvin header was enough for Olympique de Marseille to see off Girondins de Bordeaux 1-0 at Orange Vélodrome to move six points clear of fourth-placed Olympique Lyonnais.

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Feb 18

Nantes reclaim fifth with Nice draw

Neither Nice nor Nantes managed to end their winless runs as they drew 1-1 at Allianz Riviera. The point was enough for the visitors to move above Montpellier and back into fifth place.

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Feb 17

Saint-Etienne continue revival

Robert Beric struck the only goal of the game as AS Saint-Etienne won 1-0 at struggling Angers SCO to continue their recent revival.

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Feb 17

Ten-man Amiens hold on for draw with Toulouse

Gaël Kakuta and Amiens SC grabbed a 0-0 draw with Toulouse FC on Saturday despite playing the closing stages with 10 men at the Stade de la Licorne.

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Feb 17

PSG hit five in morale-boosting win

Ángel Di María was among the scorers as Paris Saint-German came from behind to beat RC Strasbourg Alsace 5-2 on Saturday, boosting morale after their UEFA Champions League defeat against Real Madrid.

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Feb 17

Mothiba: ‘The chance of a lifetime’

Lebo Mothiba is determined to make the most of the chance afforded to him by LOSC, for whom he scored on his Ligue 1 Conforama debut.

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Feb 17

Di María to the fore for Paris

Angel Di Maria has been Paris Saint-Germain’s most consistent match-winner in 2018, with nine goals and six assists since the turn of the year.

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Feb 17

Week 26 Reactions

There was understandable delight for AS Monaco coach Leonardo Jardim after his side’s big win over Dijon FCO on Friday. Reactions…

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Feb 16

Monaco floor Dijon to hold second

Keita Baldé, Fabinho, Rony Lopes and Kamil Glik all found the net as AS Monaco defeated Dijon FCO 4-0 on Friday to ensure they will remain in second place come the end of Week 26.

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Feb 16

LOSC battle back to deny Lyon

Nicolas Pépé (65′) and Luiz Araujo (81′) scored to cancel out Bertrand Traoré’s brace (21′, 44′) as LOSC fought back to hold Olympique Lyonnais to a 2-2 draw at their Stade Pierre-Mauroy on Sunday.

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