Jack87 news today, asianbookie A fine goal from Nuno Tavares and an own goal from Maxime Estev gave Marseille a 2-1 victory over Montpellier and ensured they remain in third place in Ligue 1 today.
The result allowed boda8 Igor Tudor’s side to cut the gap on leaders Paris Saint-Germain to eight points.
They have 36 points from 17 games and are four behind second-placed Lens.
Lens beat Paris Saint-Germain 3-1 on Sunday to boda8 malaysia hand the champions their first league defeat of the season.
Montpellier goalkeeper Jonas Omling denied Jordan Vereteau’s goal two minutes after the interval, but Tavares made a swift save as he fired the rebound into the top right corner to break the deadlock.
Esteff sealed the victory for the visitors with a header from a set-piece in the 61st minute.
Tavares was shown a straight red card three minutes after a serious late challenge on Arnaud Souquet.
Teji Savanier scored a penalty for Montpellier in stoppage time but they could not prevent Marseille from taking all three points.