PARIS (AFP) - Paris Saint-Germain overlooked the danger to seal their sixth Ligue 1 identify in seven years for the second one week walking on Sunday after a five-1 hammering at Lille, their largest league defeat in 10 years.

Thomas Tuchel s facet might have been crowned champions in report-equalling time closing weekend but did not beat Strasbourg, and that they fell quick once more on Sunday in spite of wanting only a factor in a in shape that saw them should play with 10 men for 54 minutes and lose both captain Thiago Silva and Thomas Meunier to harm.

The loss became PSG s worst domestic defeat considering that happening 4-0 at Bordeaux in 2009, and the primary time they'd conceded 5 desires in the league for the reason that any other five-1 defeat at Sedan manner back in 2000.


but they may be nevertheless 17 factors clear of 2nd-positioned Lille and if they win at Nantes on Wednesday they may nevertheless win the league with six suits to spare.

"we are going to be champions, however you have to lose within the proper way," stated Kylian Mbappe, who had two dreams ruled out for offside.

"we are able to t lack personality like that, and concede 3, four, 5 dreams. Losing happens, but that isn't always everyday."

global Cup winner Mbappe had already had one purpose chalked off by using the officers whilst a comical Meunier personal goal set Lille on their manner after six mins.

but PSG looked set to seal the identify whilst Juan Bernat levelled quickly after and Mbappe roofed what gave the impression of his 28th league aim of the season inside the thirteenth minute, most effective to look that one additionally rightly disallowed.

Silva left the sector with a knee harm quickly after and after Meunier changed into pulled off, Bernat turned into then passed a debatable immediately red card within the thirty sixth minute for a tug on Nicolas Pepe regardless of a VAR take a look at.

Attacker Pepe slotted home Lille s second 5 mins after the spoil while he latched onto a high-quality Jonathan Ikone through ball and after that the floodgates opened.

Jonathan Bamba smashed home the 0.33 14 minutes later from another Ikone assist and two nice headers from Gabriel and Jose Fonte within the very last 20 mins finished the rout and put Lille eight points ahead of third-placed Lyon.

"placing five beyond PSG doesn t happen to anybody, even if they did only have 10 men, however we played well tonight," Pepe advised Canal+.

"We ve nonetheless were given six fits left and we need to win as a minimum three or four to be assured of the Champions League subsequent season."

earlier on Sunday, Saint-Etienne closed in on Champions League football after Mathieu Debuchy scored twice in a three-0 win over Bordeaux that moves them to inside three points of Lyon.

Wahbi Khazri opened the scoring from the spot 10 mins after the ruin following a VAR take a look at of Sergi Palencia s handball before Debuchy headed home the second from a corner to seal the factors 17 minutes before the stop.

Debuchy then completed the win with a deflected near-range strike inside the very last minute to position Jean-Louis Gasset s facet back ahead of Marseille, who started the day fourth and within the Europa League spot after surviving late VAR penalty drama on Saturday to scrape to a 2-1 win over Nimes.

they may be points in advance of Rudi Garcia s aspect and piling strain on Lyon, who have misplaced two on the bounce following Friday s surprise 2-1 defeat at Nantes.

Lyon go into the very last six games in trouble following coach Bruno Genesio s assertion that he would depart the membership within the summer season after falling out of favour with the lovers.

Monaco moved to two locations and 7 factors clear of the relegation play-off spot no matter best drawing 0-zero with Reims in any case four of the groups beneath them didn't win.

Caen misplaced 1-0 to Angers, Giungamp draw 3-3 at Strasbourg, at the same time as Dijon and Amiens drew zero-0 in a in shape that changed into interrupted after monkey chants have been directed with the aid of a home fan toward the away facet s captain Prince Gouano.