PSG beats Montpellier 1-0, opens 8-point lead
PARIS -- Paris Saint-Germain opened an eight-point lead in the French league as it warmed up for a Champions League quarterfinal against Barcelona, winning 1-0 at home against Montpellier on Friday night.
PSG (18-5-7) has 61 points, while Lyon (15-6-8) has 53 going into Sunday's game against visiting Sochaux. PSG hosts Barcelona on Tuesday in the first leg of their quarterfinal matchup.
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