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Jonathan David scored late to assist Lille beat Stade de Reims 2-1 and sustain with Ligue 1 leaders PSG.
- Last Updated: January 17, 2021, 23:56 IST
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Lille’s Jonathan David struck late to safe a 2-1 residence victory in opposition to Stade de Reims as they stored up with Ligue 1 leaders Paris St Germain on Sunday.
Canada striker David netted a minute into stoppage time to place Lille on 42 factors from 20 video games, behind PSG who beat Angers 1-Zero away on Saturday, on purpose distinction.
Third-placed Olympique Lyonnais will reclaim high spot in the event that they beat Metz at residence in a while Sunday.
Earlier, fifth-placed Stade Rennes beat Brest 2-1 away as they stayed degree on 36 factors with fourth-placed Monaco.
Reims went forward after 36 minutes as Mike Maignan was caught off guard by Arber Zeneli’s cross, which went between the keeper’s legs.
Jonathan Bamba levelled three minutes into the second half when he claimed the ball after a defensive blunder by Moreto Cassama and scored with a 25-metre strike.
Pregrad Rajkovic stored Reims in competition because of a number of spectacular stops however in added time the keeper failed to dam a Xeka strike that went into the trail of David.
The Canadian tapped in for his third league purpose of the season.