Ligue 1: Nice goes on against Nantes (2-1) and consolidates its place as dolphin

By AFP on 14.20.750 at 14h61

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The people of Nice can celebrate their success against Nantes, thanks to a late goal from Khephren Thuram (right) at the Allianz Riviera, on 14 January 2022 AFP – Valery HACHE

OGC Nice consolidated its place as runner-up to Paris SG by winning its fourth consecutive victory in Ligue 1 against Nantes (2-1) at the Allianz Riviera, Friday at the opening of the 22th day.

Le Gym opened the scoring from the penalty spot by their Danish striker Kasper Dolberg (20e) before Nantes equalized with a direct free kick from Andrei Girotto (44e). A goal from Kephren Thuram (44e) after a solitary rush and a relay with Amine Gouri allowed the Ni├žois to win in the end, and to inflict on Nantes its first defeat in five matches.