Paris St-Germain experience first defeat of the season at Lyon

Lyon 2-1 Paris St-Germain

Leaders Paris St-Germain suffered their first Ligue 1 defeat of the season after a second -half penalty from Nabil Fekir earned Lyon victory.

The French champions took an early lead from Angel Di Maria‘s shot past Anthony Lopes.

Moussa Dembele headed in the equaliser 33 minutes after keeper Alphonse Areola miscalculated the flight of Leo Dubois’s cross.

An early second half penalty  goal from Nabil Fekir made it 2-1 after Thiago Silva’s foul on former Celtic striker Dembele.

Despite the defeat, PSG are still 10 points clear of Lille at the top of the table with two games in hand.

Lyon are a further three points back in third place.


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