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Moco beat Guingamp in French Ligue 1 tie

Paris, Feb 26: Brazilian intertiol Fabinho scored from the pelty spot as French Ligue 1 leaders Moco edged out Guingamp 2-1 in an away fixture, extending their lead to three points.

Moco returned to winning ways after a thrilling 5-3 loss to Manchester City in the first-leg of their UEFA Champions League last 16 tie last week, reports Xinhua news agency.

Guingamp, who have shocked some of the big clubs in the French top division this season including Marseille, Paris Saint-Germain and Lyon at their home ground, had Moustapha Diallo’s header ruled offside in the 21st minute on Saturday evening.

In other matches on Saturday evening, Angers thrashed Bastia 3-0, Bordeaux beat Lille 3-2, and ncy registered a goalless draw with Toulouse. IANS