AS Monaco have finally toppled Ligue 1, after impressing throughout this entire rather competitive Ligue 1 season. As only one win separates the mid-table team from the relegation fighters, the season is at its crunch point.
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Ligue 1 action continued this past weekend with PSG taking on league leaders Nice. A good draw away from home ensured the leaders could take away some positives for the remainder of the season.
The fairytale ride of Nice has faltered for the time being, as the injury of Mario Balotelli has meant that the club from the southeast of France are barely getting over the line right now.
PSG and Monaco were rampant in a weekend where Nice failed to register a victory over little ol’ Caen. However, some superior forces were plying their trade for the Parisiens in their latest victory.
Toulouse grabs all the headlines this week after coming from behind to beat powerhouse AS Monaco.
Ligue 1 produced some fantastic football in week 8; so much so that it became increasingly more of a Sisyphean task to pick out the best game. Fear not, though, eventually we found a winner, and turns out it’s the same one that was featured in our last column. All hail AS Monaco!
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Ligue 1: Recent results has it looking like a league full of competitiveness, rather than one with none
Ligue 1 has started to offer bright spots for those who regress in its lack of competitiveness. This has the potential to continue further, but luck has a big part to play in that regard.
Week 4 GOTW: Monaco roll over Lille to capitalize on brilliant early season form
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