On the 18th match day in the French Ligue 1 were with Lyon against Monaco, three Belgians and opposite to each other: Jason Denayer appeared at the kick-off for the home team, Nacer Chadli and Youri Tielemans were in the base when kelderploeg Monaco, that after a six-to nine hoped to slowly out of the degradatiedal to crawl. With a win, came the Monegasken next to Amiens on the seventeenth place. Against a strong Lyon was the principality, however, not a fist: 3-0 was the final score.
After just seven minutes was the 1-0 already on the board: Houssem Aouar worked the rebound on a free kick in the goal. Just past the half-hour doubled captain Nabil Fekir on the edge. Monaco played soccer for the rest no significant chance at each other. Just after the break, it was the slump in Monaco complete when Aleksandr Golovin after a violation on Fekir a red card received in reference to the VAR. Coach Thierry Henry grabbed in and pulled out Chadli to the side, but that brought little flesh on the bones. On the hour pushed Ferland Mendy the knife still deeper in the wound with 3-0. Tielemans played the game, when Lyon was Denayer five minutes before time, to the side achieved. Lyon throws over Montpellier to a provisional third place, Monaco remains mired in recession in the basement of the standings.