After Lyon’s unexpected stumble, and PSG’s victory, Monaco had a chance today (Sunday) to close the gap at the top of the French league. Nico Kovacs’ team settled for 2: 2, especially dramatic, and was stopped after seven consecutive victories in the league.
Monaco – Lorraine 2: 2
In the seventh minute, the visitors surprised after Benjamin Lakumet’s failure in the box. Nigerian Termas Mofi did not get confused in front of the goalkeeper and set 0: 1 for Lorraine. Three minutes after the start of the second half, Monaco received a penalty after a touchdown in the box and Wissam Ben Yader picked up the net and set up a 1-1 draw, with his 12th goal of the season.
Monaco’s defense collapsed once again in the 62nd minute after Muffy subdued Lacomet again and set up a 1-2 win for Lorraine. But with the extra time a long ball into the box, Benoit’s head to Daisy reached him down nicely. Ben Yader closely kicked from the air to the high net and made it 2: 2. Monaco remain in fourth place, five points from PSG. Lorraine with another important point (17th place) continues to move away from the bottom.