Ghezzal outshines Niane as AS Monaco defeat Metz

The Algeria international scored to lift his side past their visitors who got a consolatory effort via the Senegal forward.


Ibrahima Niane scored Metz’s consolation goal as they bowed 3-1 to Rachid Ghezzal’s AS Monaco in a French Ligue 1 encounter at Stade Louis II on Sunday.


Fredderic Hantz’s men came into the match with dreams of easing their relegation worries but it was compounded despite the Senegal international’s effort.


Jorge Marco de Oliveria Moraes got the hosts’ opening goal just before the halftime break.