European races: Weah's Lille faces must-win game to be assured of Ligue 1 title

Tim Weah's Lille will need to win its final game of the 2020-21 Ligue 1 season at Angers on Sunday to be assured of clinching its fourth title. Weah was an unused sub in its 0-0 tie at home against St. Etienne. Les Dogues came into the game needing a win and a tie in its last two games to clinch the title. Defending champion Paris St. Germain is now one point behind Lille after its 4-0 win over Reims. Lille has the best away record in France with 13 wins, four ties and only one loss in 18 games.

France
Ligue 1 Standings:
1. Lille (Tim Weah), 80 points
2. Paris SG, 79 points
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3. Monaco, 77 points
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4. Lyon, 76 points
Note: All teams have played 37 of 38 games.

May 19. Coupe de France final: Paris SG vs. Monaco.

-- Gio Reyna's Borussia Dortmund and John Brooks' Wolfsburg clinched the Bundesliga's final two berths in the 2021-22 UEFA Champions League on Sunday. Reyna started in the 3-1 win at Mainz, while Brooks was also a starter in the 2-2 tie at Wolfsburg.

Germany (Bayern Munich, champion)
Bundesliga Standings:
1. Bayern Munich (*Chris Richards), 75 points
2. RB Leipzig (Tyler Adams), 65 points
3. Borussia Dortmund (Gio Reyna), 61 points
4. Wolfsburg (John Brooks), 61 points
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5. Eintracht Frankfurt (Tim Chandler), 57 points
Note: All teams have played 33 of 34 games.
*Played three games for Bayern Munich before moving on loan to Hoffenheim.

Bundesliga Standings (Relegation):
15. Arminia Bielefeld 32 points
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16. Werder Bremen (Josh Sargent) 31 points
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17. FC Cologne 30 points
18  Schalke 04 (Matthew Hoppe) 16 points
Note: All teams have played 33 of 34 games.

May 13. DFB Pokal final: Bor. Dortmund (Gio Reyna, sub-1 minute) 4 RB Leipzig 1.

-- Barcelona's slim hopes in LaLiga died on Sunday when it fell at home to Celta, 2-1. Sergino Destwas a second-half sub in the match.



Spain
La Liga Standings:
1. Atletico Madrid, 83 points
2. Real Madrid, 81 points
3. Barcelona (Sergino Dest, Konrad), 76 points
4. Sevilla, 74 points
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Note: All teams have played 37 of 38 games.

April 17.
Copa del Rey final: Barcelona (Sergino Dest, 74 minutes) 4 Athletic Bilbao 0.

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Belgium
Pro League Standings (Championship Round):
1. Club Brugge (Ethan Horvath), 43 points
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2. Genk (Mark McKenzie), 38 points
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3. Antwerp, 32 points
4. Anderlecht (Mark Miazga), 32 points
Note: All teams have played 4 of 6 games in championship round.

April 25. Croky Cup. Genk (Mark McKenzie, sub-3 minutes) 2 Standard Liege 1.

England (Manchester City, champion)
Premier League Standings:

1. Manchester City (Zack Steffen), 83 points
2. Manchester United, 70 points
4. Leicester City, 66 points
3. Chelsea (Christian Pulisic), 64 points
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5. Liverpool, 63 points
Note: All teams have played 36 of 38 games.

April 25. League Cup final: Man. City (Zack Steffen, 90 minutes) 1 Tottenham 0.
May 15. FA Cup final:  Leicester City 1 Chelsea (Christian Pulisic, sub-22 minutes) 0

Italy (Inter Milan, champion)
Serie A Standings:

1. Inter Milan, 88 points
2. Atalanta, 78 points
3. AC Milan, 76
4. Napoli, 76 points
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5. Juventus (Weston McKennie), 75 points

Note: All teams have played 37 of 38 games.

May 18. Coppa Italia final: Juventus (Weston McKennie) vs. Atalanta.

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