Ligue 1 - Marseille sneak win thanks to Cheyrou

Mon, 04 Apr 00:01:00 2011

Second-placed Olympique Marseille edged a tight 1-0 victory at Racing Lens thanks to Benoit Cheyrou's 69th-minute curling strike.

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Cheyrou showed excellent trickery on the edge of the box before scoring.

Lens hit the bar in the first-half and forced Steve Mandanda into two superb saves.

The champions are four points adrift of leaders Lille, who beat Caen 3-1 on Saturday, with nine games left.

Reuters

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