Paris SG, deprived of Kylian Mbappé but with Neymar scorer, held Saturday against his dolphin Angers (4-0) to sit on the Ligue 1 after the 9th day, before two weeks of international break. "This Paris is not quite the same as at the beginning of the season," admitted the coach Angeline Stéphane Moulin, appreciative. "She's a lot more consistent, more radiant, more defensive, and we're feeling a real collective force today." "We played as a team, it's the best thing," said his Paris counterpart Thomas Tuchel.
Relapse for AS Monaco, beaten 3-1
Leonardo Jardim's men remained undefeated in three games. The series ended Saturday night in Montpellier. The Hérault team took the lead thanks to Florent Mollet in the 31st minute. Mendes and Delort followed to allow Montpellier to lead 3-0. The kick of Wissam Ben Yedder for the Monegasques, striker in the 69th minute, will not be enough.
Bordeaux wins the derby in Toulouse
The fastest goal of the season then a decisive pass for Nicolas de Préville and a marvel of striking South Korean Hwang: Bordeaux has mastered his subject to win in Toulouse (3-1) on Saturday. A week after the stoppage against Paris SG (1-0 defeat), this success in the "derby of the Garonne", the third outside of the season, allows the Girondins to place temporarily in the fourth square. They will be able to look towards the podium at the reception of Saint-Étienne and his new coach Claude Puel. Conversely, once again, Toulouse have long missed out on their subject. And after Angers (2-0), they suffered their second home defeat away.
Brest, Dijon and Nantes winners
In the other games of the evening, Brest won his home game on the score of two goals to zero against the promoted messin. Dijon, thanks to a goal from Mavididi, beat Strasbourg. Above all, the Nantes, winners 1-0 Nice thanks to a goal from Simon, are now the new dolphins of Paris-Saint-Germain.All the results of the 9th day: Friday Amiens - Marseille: 3-1 Saturday PSG - Angers: 4-0Brest - Metz: 2-0Dijon - Strasbourg: 1-0Toulouse - Bordeaux: 1-3Nantes - Nice: 1-0Montpellier - Monaco : 3-1