Canadian worldwide Jonathan David scored to assist Lille rally from 2-0 down and win 3-2 at rival Lyon on Sunday, reclaiming first place from Paris Saint-Germain by one level with 4 video games left in an exhilarating French league race.
Lille heading for less than its fourth defeat of the season after ahead Islam Slimani fired fourth-place Lyon forward, and central defender Jose Fonte put by his personal web in a one-sided first half.
However veteran striker Burak Yilmaz confirmed simply why he scored practically 200 targets in Turkish soccer with two targets, both facet of establishing David within the sixtieth minute.
Yilmaz struck the winner within the eighty fifth minute after countryman Yusuf Yazici headed a cross into his path and he completed confidently previous goalkeeper Anthony Lopes.
“We knew it wasn’t over at 2-0 down, even when it was troublesome,” David stated after scoring his eleventh of the season. “Our energy is teamwork. These wins show we will go all the way in which.”
Lyon had dominated the primary half.
Slimani was put by by Memphis Depay however his lob over goalkeeper Mike Maignan was just a little too excessive and landed on high of the online.
He made up for it three minutes later when he met midfielder Maxence Caqueret’s fantastic cross from the correct and clipped the ball into the highest nook.
Lille thought it had equalized halfway by the primary half when David slid to attain from Yilmaz’s cross, however a replay dominated that Yilmaz was offside when breaking from the midway line.
Maignan has been the league’s finest goalkeeper with PSG’s Keylor Navas however badly misjudged a free kick from the correct within the thirty fifth, resulting in an personal objective because the ball drifted over Maignan and bounced off Fonte.
Yilmaz netted a 25-meter free kick simply earlier than the break after which broke down the left to arrange David for 2-2.
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