Result: Toulouse 0-1 Montpellier

Montpellier take a step closer to the Ligue 1 title with a 1-0 win at Toulouse.

Montpellier have taken a step closer to the Ligue 1 title with a 1-0 win at Toulouse.

The only goal of the game came after three minutes when Younes Belhanda collected Henri Bedimo's pass before he fired into the bottom corner.

The visitors had the chance to double their lead from the penalty spot on the hour, but Olivier Giroud's kick was saved by Ali Ahamada after Franck Tabanou had handled in the area.

The win has left Rene Girard's side five points clear at the top of the table, but Paris Saint-Germain can reduce the gap back to two points if they win their game in hand at Lille on Saturday.

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Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1AS MonacoMonaco20143360213945
2Nice20136134132145
3Paris Saint-GermainPSG20133439152442
4Lyon19111736221434
5GuingampGuingamp208662622430
6Marseille208662323030
7Rennes208482024-428
8Saint-EtienneSt Etienne206951917227
9Toulouse207582222026
10Bordeaux206862127-626
11Nancy206681523-824
12Montpellier HSCMontpellier205872932-323
13Lille2064101926-722
14NantesNantes196491326-1322
15Caen1963102334-1121
16Dijon204882730-320
17Bastia2055101724-720
18Angers2055101625-920
19Metz195591835-1720
20Lorient2053122339-1618