Lille produced a spirited second-half fightback to stun Ligue 1 leaders Lyon 2-1 at the Stade Pierre-Mauroy on Saturday afternoon.
All looked to be going to script for Les Gones when Corentin Tolisso put them ahead after just three minutes, but Idrissa Gueye and Marcos Lopes turned the game on its head after the interval.
The result handed champions Paris Saint-Germain the chance to go top of the table when they visit Monaco on Sunday evening.
Current league leaders Lyon wasted no time in stamping...
France coach Didier Deschamps has told RMC he will not call up Lyon prodigy Nabil Fekir merely to prevent him playing for Algeria.
Virtually unknown at the start of the season, Fekir, 21, has made a name for himself with an impressive campaign at OL, contributing nine goals and six assists in 22 games to help his club to the top of the Ligue 1 table.
His performances have sparked the interest of clubs around Europe, notably Arsenal, while the French-born midfielder's Algerian roots mean there could...
Lyon moved back to the top of the Ligue 1 standings thanks to a 1-0 win over Nantes on Sunday.
Nabil Fekir scored the only goal of the game in the 66th minute to ensure his side leapfrogged Paris Saint-Germain and moved back into top spot after PSG had beaten Toulouse on Saturday.
Nantes remain in 13th place, seven points clear of the bottom three, and would have been beaten more heavily but for a last-minute penalty miss.
Lyon were boosted ahead of kick-off as striker Alexandre Lacazette made his...
LYON, France -- Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette looks set to make his return from injury after being included in the squad for Sunday's home game against Nantes.
Lyon coach Hubert Fournier named Lacazette in the squad on Friday. Lyon have a two-point lead over Marseille and Paris Saint-Germain with 13 games remaining.
Lacazette, the league's top scorer with 21 goals, has been sidelined since pulling a hamstring muscle in a 2-0 win against Metz on Jan. 25 -- a match in which he scored a penalty.