Monaco beat Brest to equal points with Marseille in 2nd place
Today, May 14, within the framework of the 37th round of the French Ligue 1, Monaco hosted Brest at the Louis II Stadium. The hosts turned out to be stronger – they won with a score of 4: 2.
After 10 minutes, the score was opened by the guests – Jean-Kevin Duverne scored. On 23 minutes, Youssef Belayly strengthened Brest’s advantage. After that, the Monegasques scored 4 unanswered goals – goals were scored by Wissam Ben Yedder, who scored a hat-trick, and Kevin Volland.
Russian midfielder Monegasque Alexander Golovin took part in the match.
Monaco scored 68 points in 37 matches of the French championship and is third in the standings. Marseille have 68 points, but Jorge Sampaoli’s team is ahead of the Monegasques in personal meetings. The current French champion is PSG, which regained this title ahead of schedule a few rounds before the end of the tournament.
25-year-old Golovin has scored four goals and eight assists in 38 games this season.