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    Minamino strikes late to send Monaco third in Ligue 1

    Japan striker Takumi Minamino scored in the second minute of added time to give Monaco a last-gasp 3-2 win at Lens on Sunday and lift the visitors to third in Ligue 1.The win put Monaco on 41 points, two adrift of second-placed Brest, who beat Strasbourg 3-0 on Saturday.

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    Lyon aim for more on Ligue 1 recovery mission

    Lyon have pulled clear of the Ligue 1 relegation places after three straight wins, but coach Pierre Sage knows the seven-time French champions are not out of trouble just yet.But Sage is adamant his team must step up their level after a fortuitous 1-0 win over Nice last week to avoid being dragged back into a relegation battle.

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    Brest go second in Ligue 1 as Marseille hit 'rock bottom'

    Brest continued their remarkable season with a 1-0 win at home to "rock bottom" Marseille on Sunday sending them up to second in Ligue 1. Victory lifts Brest above Nice, who lost to Lyon on Friday, Lille and Monaco who missed their own chance to go second when they were beaten 2-1 at home by Toulouse earlier on Sunday. 

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    Misfiring Monaco slip up in Ligue 1 race with loss to Toulouse

    Monaco coach Adi Hutter said his side was "simply not competitive enough" after they missed the chance to climb back up to second place in Ligue 1 as they lost 2-1 at home to Toulouse on Sunday.We missed a big chance to go second.