Division 1

Lyon beaten for first time in four years as PSG end 80-game run

Olympique Lyonnais Féminin's incredible Division 1 streak came to an end at the hands of Paris Saint-Germain after an 80-game winning streak.

PSG end Lyon's 80-game, four-year unbeaten league streak

Lyon suffered their first Division 1 Féminine defeat in four years, the club's incredible streak halted by rivals Paris Saint-Germain on Friday.

The dominant force of women's football in France and Europe, Lyon's 80-match unbeaten league run – which featured 75 wins – was ended following a 1-0 loss.

Not since December 2016 had Lyon tasted league defeat, the 14-time reigning champions upstaged by PSG 1-0 in the French capital.

PSG challenging Lyon's dominance

PSG got the better of Lyon again at Parc des Princes, where Marie-Antoinette Katoto's 10th-minute goal settled the contest.

With the shock result, PSG moved top of the table by one point ahead of seven-time European champions and Champions League holders Lyon through nine matches.