Ligue 1: Stefan Jovetic, Kevin Volland rating late as Monaco defeat Brest to make it 12 video games unbeaten
The win took Monaco to degree on factors with third-place Lyon.
Substitute Stefan Jovetic and striker Kevin Volland hit late objectives as fourth-place Monaco beat Brest 2-0 on Sunday to stretch their unbeaten league run to 12 video games and keep within the title chase.
Brest goalkeeper Gautier Larsonneur justified his recall by saving Wissam Ben Yedder’s first-half penalty — Monaco’s first miss this season — and making an ideal save to cease central defender Guillermo Maripan’s highly effective header from a nook within the 74th minute.
However he was crushed one minute later when Jovetic superior to the sting of the penalty space and let fly with a robust shot into the underside proper nook.
Volland confirmed good timing to clip midfielder Aleksandr Golovin’s low freekick over Larsonneur and inside the precise put up within the 89th.
Monaco had been degree on factors with third-place Lyon, who had been away to Marseille in a while Sunday. Chief Lille had been at house to lowly Strasbourg.
Lyon will go prime on objective distinction in the event that they win and Lille lose.
Monaco are two factors behind defending champion Paris Saint-Germain, who routed rock-bottom Dijon 4-0 on Saturday.
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