Ligue 1 round-up
By Peter ORourke
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Troyes picked up a crucial point with a 1-1 draw at Nantes.Troyes picked up a crucial point in their battle against relegation with a 1-1 draw at Nantes.
The game burst into life 15 minutes from time when Troyes goalkeeper Ronan Le Crom was sent off.
Nantes took full advantage of their numerical superiority when Claudiu Keseru broke the deadlock on 79 minutes.
The home side were reduced to ten men when goalkeeper Mickael Landreau was dismissed seven minutes from time and Benjamin Nivet (pictured) converted from the resulting penalty to earn Troyes a point.
Nice moved into the top half of the table with a 1-0 victory over St Etienne.
David Bellion, who is on loan from Manchester United, grabbed the only goal of the game on 36 minutes.
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