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PSG beats Arles-Avignon 2-1 in French league

PSG beats Arles-Avignon 2-1 in French league

Mevlut Erding scored twice Saturday to lead Paris Saint-Germain to a 2-1 win over Arles-Avignon and keep the pressure on French league leader Lille.
The Turkey forward chipped goalkeeper Cyrille Merville in the 17th minute, before adding a second goal in the 49th from an assist by Ludovic Giuly.
Deme Ndiaye volleyed into the top corner to score a consolation goal for the hosts in the 57th.
PSG is in second place with 37 points, trailing by a point to Lille, which played Lens later.
In Saturday's other games, it was: Sochaux 5, Rennes 1; Valenciennes 2, Lyon 1; Saint-Etienne 2, Toulouse 1; Lorient 2, Brest 0 and Caen 2, Auxerre 0.
On Sunday, Marseille visits Monaco, Bordeaux hosts Nice and Montpellier faces Nancy.


Updated : 2020-12-06 07:08 GMT+08:00