Ligue 1 Round-Up
By Mark Kendall
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Marseille registered their first point of the new season with a 1-1 draw against Lyon.Marseille finally registered their first point of the new season with a 1-1 draw against champions Lyon.
Defender Taye Taiwo gave l'OM the prefect start when he netted with just seven minutes on the clock.
However, Lyon's summer signing John Carew continued his excellent start at the club by grabbing an equaliser ten minutes from the break with his third league goal in as many games.
Both sides pressed for a winner in the second half but had to be satisfied with a share of the spoils.
Monaco bounced back from their home defeat to Auxerre last week by beating Strasbourg.
The Principality outfit triumphed coutesy of two second half goals from Sebastian Squillaci and Uruguay striker Ernesto Javier Chevanton.
It was central defender Squillaci who opened the scoring four minutes after the break and Chevanton doubled the advantage with just 11 minutes remaining.
Strasbourg did rally with a penalty from former Ipswich Town midfielder Ulrich Le Pen in injury time, but it proved too little, too late.
Clich here for the Ligue 1 table.