2020-21 Ligue 1
  • Kevin Volland (25')
  • Wissam Ben Yedder (86' PEN)
  • Pietro Pellegri (90'+9')
  • Willem Geubbels (90'+9')
  • Memphis Depay (57')
  • Marcelo (77')
  • Rayan Cherki (89')
  • Maxence Caqueret (70')
  • Mattia De Sciglio (90'+9')
  • Marcelo (90'+10')

Lyon down Monaco with late Cherki goal

Lyon players celebrate after scoring a goal against Monaco in Ligue 1. Getty Images

Ten-man Lyon revived their Champions League hopes while almost ending Monaco's Ligue 1 title dreams as substitute Rayan Cherki earned them a last-gasp 3-2 win in the principality on Sunday.

After Maxence Caqueret had been sent off with 20 minutes remaining, Cherki found the back of the net in the last minute to add to goals by Memphis Depay and Marcelo, putting fourth-placed Lyon on 70 points with three games left.

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Monaco, who had opened the scoring through Kevin Volland and levelled for 2-2 in the 86th courtesy of a Wissam Ben Yedder penalty, are one point ahead in third place.

They now trail leaders Lille by five points and second-placed Paris Saint-Germain by four after both won their respective games on Saturday.