Ligue 1 roundup

Lyon maintains 5-point lead over PSG

December 9, 2012
By Press Association
Ligue 1 leaders Lyon defied Mouhamadou Dabo's 55th-minute dismissal to beat derby rivals St Etienne 1-0 and extend its unbeaten run at the Stade Geoffroy-Guichard to 18 years.

ASSE looked set to finally beat Lyon on its home turf when Dabo, who also saw red in this fixture last year, was given his marching orders for a head butt on Max Gradel that was reminiscent of Zinedine Zidane's famous red in the 2006 World Cup final.

But just 10 minutes later Michel Bastos smashed in a ...

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