Leaders Paris Saint-Germain suffered their first Ligue 1 defeat of the season as Lyon claimed a deserved 2-1 victory on Sunday evening.
Paris St Germain lost 2-1 at Olympique Lyonnais on Sunday to suffer their first Ligue 1 defeat of the season ahead of their Champions League last-16 tie against Manchester United. The result means PSG remain 10 points clear of Lille at the top of the table, with Lyon just three points further back after a third straight win.
PSG had the chance to open the scoring inside the first minute after the home defence failed to deal with Di Maria’s through ball, but Kylian Mbappe’s shot was tame and too close to goalkeeper Anthony Lopes, who made a comfortable save. Angel Di Maria fired the visitors in front after just seven minutes, but Moussa Dembele equalised in the first half and then won a penalty early in the second which was converted by Nabil Fekir.
In the 5 last matches (league + cup), Lyon gained 9 points and did not lose a match from 6 games. Lyon’s Players in Ligue 1 with the highest number of goals are: Nabil Fekir 6 goals, Moussa Dembele 6 goals, Bertrand Traore 6 goals. While the most assists in the club were by: Nabil Fekir 3 assists, Moussa Dembele 2 assists, Bertrand Traore 1 assists.
PSG is currently at the top place in the table. PSG in the last 5 matches (league + cup) have collected 13 points. The current top goalscorers are: Kylian Mbappe Lottin 18 goals, Edinson Cavani 16 goals and Nicolas Pépé 16 goals. These goals developed: Kylian Mbappe 5 assists, Edinson Cavani 3 assists, Neymar 6 assists.