For the first time in 10 weeks, Thierry Henry’s Monaco are out of the relegation zone as the Ligue 1 club moved to 17th with a win over Amiens on Tuesday.
Monaco held on for a 2-0 victory over Amiens, who entered the match one spot ahead of the principality club in 18th place.
With the victory, Monaco leapfrog Amiens and Dijon on goal differential, temporarily moving into a safe spot in Ligue 1.
The first goal came in the 46th minute of Tuesday’s clash at Amiens’ Stade de la Licorne, with Radamel Falcao providing the game-winner from the penalty spot.
Falcao added another from the spot in the 97th minute, capping the win after Amiens’ Bakaye Dibassy was sent off in stoppage time.