Travelling Monaco are humbled in a 1-0 defeat by Strasburg

Strasburg victorious as visiting Monaco are sent home with no points

On Wednesday, Monaco suffer an away defeat to Strasburg at the Stade de La Meinau. Strasburg arrived with the intention of increasing their league score after a 1-1 draw against Lille. Monaco were hoping to increase their winning streak after back-to-back victories against Brest and PSG. As the table looks today, Strasburg are in 14th place on the table and has 33 points while Monaco sit in 4th with 55 points after 28 matches.

After a goalless first half, Strasburg continued to pile on the pressure the second half and were rewarded, following Frederic Guilbert opening the scoring just before the final whistle, sealing a resounding 1-0 victory for the home side.

For Strasburg, Jeanricner Bellegarde and Mahame Siby came on for Kevin Volland, Youssouf Fofana, Ruben Aguilar, Aleksandr Golovin and Caio Henrique, while Monaco replaced Cesc Fabregas, Stevan Jovetic, Sofiane Diop, Krepin Diatta and Fode Toure with Kevin Volland, Youssouf Fofana, Ruben Aguilar, Aleksandr Golovin and Caio Henrique.

The referee booked Dimitri Lienard, Ludovic Ajorque and Adrien Thomasson for Strasburg.

Strasburg will next travel to Rennes, while Monaco will face Lille at home.