Kylian Mbappé's Paris Saint-Germain claims its twelfth Ligue 1 title after AS Monaco lost to Lyon

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Paris Saint-Germain won a record-extending twelfth French title after AS Monaco lost 3-2 to Olympique Lyonnais on Sunday. Luis Enrique's men missed the chance to clinch their third successive Ligue 1 crown on Saturday when they were held 3-3 by Le Havre AC at the Parc des Princes.

PSG are now twelve points clear at the Championnat summit with just three games to play and cannot be overtaken.

Malick Fofana scored the winning goal in the 84th minute to secure an important win for Lyon in the race for a place in the UEFA competition via the Ligue 1 table.

Les Parisiens have now won the French title in 10 of the 13 seasons since the start of the capital club's Qatari ownership era.

“Winning the league is fantastic, but winning Ligue 1 for the twelfth time makes it even more special for everyone associated with PSG.” said President Nasser Al-Khelaifi. “Congratulations to all the players, our coach Luis Enrique and his staff, Luis Campos and his sports department, and everyone at the club.

“Since the very beginning of the season, the team has been so collective and united. I will also never forget the fans, who have been great regardless of the result. We will cherish this moment together as a family. And also continue to work hard.” , game by game, until the last moment of the season.”

One of those three setbacks for PSG came at the hands of Monaco in 2016/17, but this time it wasn't to USMNT star Folarin Balogun and his teammates.

With the Ligue 1 and Trophee des Champions titles secured, Luis Enrique and his players can focus on reaching the UEFA Champions League final, with their first leg in the semi-final against Borussia Dortmund next Wednesday.

There is also the Coupe de France final against Lyon scheduled for the end of the season, in which the French giants can still achieve an unprecedented victory in the medals.

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