Le Bihan scores twice as Nice rally against Montpellier
Nice rally 2 - 1 Montpellier

Le Bihan scores twice as Nice rally against Montpellier

Nice moved level on points with Ligue 1 leaders Monaco after coming from behind to win 2-1 against Montpellier.

Montpellier made the trip across the south coast having won three of their last four matches and they made a great start on Friday night when Steve Mounie put them ahead after nine minutes.

But Nice are strong at home -- undefeated domestically this season at the Allianz Riviera -- and turned the tables in the second half through two goals from Mickael Le Bihan.

The striker, making a rare start, levelled things up in the 68th minute and struck again five minutes from time to win the match and move Nice up to second in the table behind Monaco, who travel to Guingamp on Saturday, on goal difference.

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