Ligue 1 round-up
By Peter ORourke
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Lyon remain clear in Ligue 1 after a 2-0 win over Paris St Germain.Lyon remain clear in Ligue 1 after a 2-0 win over Paris St Germain on Saturday.
The reigning champions got off to a dream start with Brazilian striker Fred volleying them in front after just five minutes.
Brazilian playmaker Juninho was unlucky not to double the lead when his shot came back off the woodwork.
Lyon made the game safe deep into stoppage time when John Carew netted to leave Lyon 16 points clear of PSG.Auxerre remain in second after an impressive 4-0 win over Nantes.
Peguy Luyindula sent the home side on their way with the opener after just two minutes.
Luigi Pieroni doubled the lead on the half hour mark before Luyindula grabbed his second on 38 minutes.
Benoit Cheyrou completed the rout in injury time to leave Auxerre 11 points behind leaders Lyon.
Bordeaux cemented their spot in third with a narrow 1-0 win over Lille.
Menegazzo hit the only goal of the game ten minutes from time to give Bordeaux all three points.
Monaco moved into fourth spot with a 2-0 victory over Le Mans.
First half goals from Francois Modesto and Olivier Sorlin proved enough for Monaco at Stade Louis II.
Strasbourg remain bottom of the table despite earning a goalless draw with Sochaux.
Troyes climbed further away from trouble with a crucial 1-0 win at fellow strugglers Ajaccio.
Gharib Amzine scored the all-important winning goal 11 minutes from the end to give Troyes the spoils.
Francileudo dos Santos Silva's last-gasp goal earned Toulouse a 2-2 draw at Metz.
Gregory Proment gave Metz the lead when scoring from the penalty spot on 14 minutes.
Daniel Moreira replied for Toulouse five minutes before the break, but Proment restored the home side's lead with his second of the contest on 67 minutes.
It looked like being enough to give Metz all three points until dos Santos Silva popped up in the last minute.
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Lyon 2-0 PSG
AC Ajaccio 0-1 Troyes
Auxerre 4-0 Nantes
Bordeaux 1-0 Lille
Metz 2-2 Toulouse
Monaco 2-0 Le Mans
Strasbourg 0-0 Sochaux