Captain Wissam Ben Yedder scored twice as Monaco thwarted a late fightback in Friday's 3-2 win at Montpellier in Ligue 1. Kevin Volland and Ben Yedder netted within an hour before Elye Wahi and Andy Delort clawed Montellier back into the game but the Principality outfit moved three points off Lille in third with the victory. The hosts made four changes from last weekend's draw at Nantes as captain Hilton was named on the bench.
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Ebenezer Bajela Monaco manager Niko Kovac has disclosed that the club will decide the future of Nigeria international Henry Onyekuru in two weeks time. The former Everton player is down the pecking order at Monaco, having featured just four times this season, with his last appearance back in September 2020. The 23-year-old is no longer considered an integral part of The Monégasques and the club are willing to listen to offers for the forward.
|Champions League (League Winners): Paris Saint Germain|
|Champions League (League Position): Lille|
|Champions League Qualifying (League Position): Lyon|
|Europa Cup (League Position): Monaco, Rennes|
|Relegation (Playoff Relegation): Nîmes|
|Relegation (League Position): Dijon, Lorient|