A small point separates Lille from Paris SG before the last day of Ligue 1, next Sunday.
A tiny gap more seen for 19 years and the first coronation of Olympique Lyonnais.
Second to one point behind the Lensois leader, before the 34th and final day (the L1 then had 18 clubs), Jacques Santini's players had dominated the Sang et Or in a real final for the title at Gerland (3-1) .
Le Losc held in check by Saint-Etienne while PSG made short work of Reims (4-0), the title will therefore be played on the last day, the Lille having to do at least as well as the Parisians ( a victory, a draw or a defeat on both sides would crown Lille).
In the event of Lille defeat and draw for the capital club, the latter has the advantage of a very favorable goal-average: + 56 against + 40. On the program for this last day: Angers-Lille and Brest-PSG…
Tops / Flops of the Ligue 1 multiplex: Lille keeps control of its destiny, Nîmes joins Dijon in Ligue 2