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Ligue 1: Nice cooled, the “Olympics” hunt third place

Ⓒ AFP – CHARLY TRIBALLEAU – | The Niçois Walter Benitez and Dante, held in check in Caen

The Caen shower! Nice, who thought he was doing the right thing by leaping to the 10th place, was joined in the score in the last seconds by Caen (1-1) on Sunday: And the OGC Nice is 16th.

The rest of the 13th day of L1 will revolve around the distance between the “Olympiques”, Lyon and Marseille, for the 3rd place currently owned by the OL.

Without Mario Balotelli, suspended, the OGC Nice has long touched his second success of rank, with a goal from Pierre Lees-Melou (40): until this equalizer Ronny Rodelin in stoppage time (90 + 2 ).

An unexpected return on the wire that will forget to Caen a missed penalty – because very poorly shot – Ivan Santini after the hour of play.

At 17:00, Lyon, deprived of Nabil Fekir, suspended, hosts Montpellier, the best defense of L1 (8 goals only conceded). In case of success, OL will retain its third place, targeted by Marseille, one point behind.

OM moves at 21:00 Bordeaux, where he has not won for 40 years.

Next Sunday, the 14th day of the championship will conclude with a shock, with the leader, Paris SG, who will go on the lawn of Monaco, his dolphin to six units behind and champion last season.

The poster will feature two of the continent’s top scorers, PSG Uruguayer Edinson Cavani (15 goals in L1) and Monaco’s Colombian Radamel Falcao (13 goals).

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