Fabregas sets Monaco on method to big win in French title race


Cesc Fabregas scored the opening goal from the spot as Monaco beat Metz 4-0Cesc Fabregas scored the opening objective from the area as Monaco beat Metz 4-0

A Cesc Fabregas charge set Monaco on their method to a squashing 4-0 win over Metz on Saturday that keeps the principality side right in the running for the Ligue 1 title prior to leading duo Paris Saint-Germain and Lille clash later on.

Kevin Volland likewise scored prior to a brace by alternative Wissam Ben Yedder for Monaco, with all the objectives can be found in the 2nd half at the Stade Louis II.

Monaco, who last won the title in 2017, have actually lost simply as soon as in 16 league video games and their 2nd successive 4-0 success raises them provisionally as much as 3rd in the table.

Niko Kovac’s side are a point behind leaders PSG and second-placed Lille, who satisfy at the Parc des Princes on Saturday afternoon. They are likewise 2 points above fourth-placed Lyon, who go to Lens later on.

Fabregas provided the lead 5 minutes into the 2nd half, transforming a charge granted when Stevan Jovetic was fouled by Metz goalkeeper Marc-Aurele Caillard

Monaco’s 2nd objective came simply 2 minutes later on, Kevin Volland netting his 14th of the season after excellent set-up play by the 19-year-old Eliot Matazo.

French worldwide striker Ben Yedder then came off the bench to crash in the 3rd objective on 77 minutes and scored once again from the area a minute from completion, taking his league tally for the season to 15 objectives, after Metz captain John Boye was revealed a 2nd yellow card and sent for fouling Gelson Martins in package.

Fabregas sets Monaco on method to big win in French title race