Ligue 1 roundup

Marseille retains slim Ligue 1 title hopes

April 27, 2013
By Associated Press
France winger Mathieu Valbuena scored with a well-struck shot as Marseille won 1-0 at Lorient to keep its slim title hopes alive and strengthen its grip on second place in the French league on Saturday.

Lorient was the better side early on and Marseille scored against the run of play in the 25th minute when Valbuena planted a low shot into the corner from just outside the penalty area.

The win moved Marseille six points behind leader Paris Saint-Germain, which hosts ...

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