Ligue 1 – Matchday 22

PSG firmly in control of Ligue 1 again, as several teams fight for the rest of the podium. This is what happened in matchday 22 of Ligue 1.


4.2.2023Paris Saint Germain2Toulouse1
4.2.2023Estac Troyes1Lyon3
5.2.2023Clermont Foot0Monaco2
5.2.2023Stade Brestois 291Lens1

The new round kicked off with reigning champions, PSG facing Toulouse. Despite an early scare, the Parisians managed to crawl back into the game and won the match, 2-1. Messi was the man of the match, he scored the winner too. A team who had multiple and ups and downs this season, Lyon continued the round on Saturday, beating Troyes, 3-1. Same score for Lille against Rennes.

Fourth placed Monaco placed against Clermont and they managed to win the match, strenghtening their 4th position on the table. Other podium hopefuls, Lens and Marseille both produced disappointing results. Lens drew versus Brest, 1-1, while Marseille lost at the Velodrome against Nice, 1-3.


1Paris Saint Germain22173254 : 1754
2Marseille22144443 : 2046
3Lens22137234 : 1646
4Monaco22135448 : 2944
5Rennes22124641 : 2540
6Lille22115638 : 2738
7Lorient22106635 : 3436
8Nice2297627 : 2134
9Lyon2295833 : 2432
10Reims22612426 : 2630
11Clermont Foot2286824 : 2930
12Toulouse2285936 : 3829
13Nantes22510723 : 2625
14Stade Brestois 2922481024 : 3520
15Montpellier22621431 : 4520
16Estac Troyes22471133 : 4819
17Strasbourg22391027 : 3918
18Ajaccio22531418 : 3918
19Auxerre22351418 : 4614
20Angers22231718 : 479

It’s PSG at the top of the table with 54 points from 22 matches. Marseille is currently second, with the same amount of points as third place Lens, 46. This means the Parisians have an 8 point advantage, which is quite a lot at this point of the season. Is it over? Maybe… Monaco are 4th, a further 2 points behind 3rd place.

Angers are last on the table, yet to hit double digits, on 9 points. Auxerre are 19th, 5 extra points. The pair of Ajaccio and Strasbourg are a further 4 points in front of them, however Troyes, Montpellier and Brest are also close.

Team of the Week

It’s Messi who is the start of this week’s team of the week, with a rating of 9.0. He is joined in attack by Zhegrova from Lille and Diallo from Strasbourg.

At the back we have 2 players from Monaco, Caio and Maripan. They are joined by Lens’ Danso and PSG’s Hakimi.