Christophe Galtier has decided to introduce fresh legs, with Rui Fonte (Lille) replacing Rafael Leao.
Luiz Araujo (Lille) wins the ball from the resulting free kick but scuffs his shot well wide of the left post!
That's the end of the game for Jonathan Bamba, who is replaced by Luiz Araujo (Lille).
Jonathan Bamba (Lille) shakes off the attention of a defender and from mid-range lets fly towards the bottom left corner, but Danijel Subasic is well positioned to make a comfortable save.
The corner from Xeka (Lille) is hurriedly cleared.
The cross into the penalty area from Aleksandr Golovin (Monaco) needed to be more accurate in order to create a goal-scoring opportunity for his team.
Lille fail to score from a corner as Danijel Subasic (Monaco) leaps to collect the ball.
Great save! Rafael Leao (Lille) had time and space inside the box after picking up a neat pass, but his shot towards the right side of the goal was brilliantly saved by Danijel Subasic.
Jonathan Ikone (Lille) slaloms his way past challenges, but an opposing player does well to get the ball away.
Nicolas Pepe (Lille) races towards goal but the defender gets back well to make a challenge.
A dangerous towering header by Jemerson (Monaco) from around the penalty spot goes just wide of the left post. This corner kick didn't change the score.
Rony Lopes (Monaco) will take the corner.
Excellent touch by Gelson Martins (Monaco)! He latches on to an inch-perfect pass deep into the box and unleashes a low drive towards the middle of the goal. The goalkeeper reacts superbly and makes a save. The ball goes out of play. Monaco are awarded a corner kick.
Jonathan Bamba (Lille) looks to break free, but his touch lets him down and he loses the ball.
The corner from Rony Lopes (Monaco) is intercepted by Mike Maignan.
Gelson Martins (Monaco) produces a good strike that sails towards the right post, but the goalkeeper shows great reflexes and dives to keep the effort from hitting the net. The referee and one of his assistants signal for a corner kick to Monaco.
Mike Maignan pulls off a great save to deny Aleksandr Golovin (Monaco), who makes himself some space inside the box and unleashes a quick low drive to the bottom left corner.
The second half has just started.
The referee blows his whistle to end the first half and the players are now heading to their respective dressing rooms.
The ball is whipped in from the corner by Xeka (Lille), but one of the defenders gets it clear.
The fourth official shows 1 min. of added time.
Nicolas Pepe (Lille) darts into the penalty area to latch on to a pass, and he unleashes a shot in the direction of the right post. Danijel Subasic is alert and denies him with a nice save. The referee and his assistant both point at the corner flag. Lille will have an opportunity to threaten the opposition's goal.
Jonathan Bamba (Lille) does well to meet a cross from Zeki Celik, but he directs his shot just over the crossbar.
Xeka (Lille) is unable to feed an accurate cross into the box.
Xeka (Lille) takes the corner but only sends it into a huddle of the defenders and one of them makes a good clearance.
Nicolas Pepe (Lille) sends a beautiful cross into the penalty area, but the opposition's defence manages to clear the ball to safety.
Djibril Sidibe (Monaco) fails to convert a close-range free kick as he sends the ball narrowly over the bar.
Hakim Ben El Hadj blows the whistle, Gabriel (Lille) is penalised for a foul. Monaco earn a free kick which could lead to a goal-scoring opportunity.
The possession of the ball – 65:35.
Zeki Celik (Lille) sends a cross into the box, but the opposition's defence clears the ball to safety.
Jonathan Bamba (Lille) looks to break free, but an opposing player clears the ball away.
CHANCE! Thiago Mendes (Lille) picks up a perfect pass inside the box, makes himself some space for a shot, but his effort goes just over the crossbar.
Aleksandr Golovin (Monaco) collects a pass on the edge of the box and unleashes a shot which is brilliantly blocked by a defender.
Rafael Leao (Lille) finds himself beyond the last defender, but the game is stopped by the referee after the linesman signals for offside.
Lille take the corner, but their hopes of scoring a goal end with a nice clearance by the defence.
Jonathan Bamba (Lille) pounced on a rebound on the edge of the box and his shot goes a whisker over the crossbar.
Aleksandr Golovin (Monaco) carelessly slides into the feet of his opponent and he'll be lucky to avoid punishment. Hakim Ben El Hadj blows for the foul but keeps his cards in his pocket on this occasion.
Rony Lopes (Monaco) sends a wonderful cross from the corner kick. However, the defence works perfectly to clear the ball and avert the threat.
Rony Lopes (Monaco) goes on a solo run, but he fails to create a chance as an opposition player blocks him.
Gelson Martins (Monaco)'s poor effort is easily saved by Mike Maignan. He connects well with a cross, but mistimes it a little, and it heads towards the middle of the target and straight into the grateful hands of the goalkeeper.
A defence-splitting pass is taken in his stride by Rony Lopes (Monaco) in the box. Without even looking up he drills a shot towards the right side of the goal, but Mike Maignan pulls off a brilliant save.
Jonathan Bamba (Lille) expertly controls a neat clever pass inside the box, but his effort crashes against the crossbar! What an opportunity that was!
The ball is cleared after Rafael Leao (Lille) attempted to dribble past an opposing player.
The Lille players keep the ball and are exchanging a combination of passes. They are waiting for gaps in the defence to open up.
Mike Maignan pulls off a great save to deny Rony Lopes (Monaco), who makes himself some space inside the box and unleashes a quick low drive to the bottom right corner.
The foul by Jemerson (Monaco) is worthy of a card and a yellow is duly shown by Hakim Ben El Hadj.
Nicolas Pepe (Lille) skips past his man but can't keep the ball in play.
The Lille players are exchanging some short passes to try and open up the opposition’s defence and hit them swiftly on the break.
The first half of this match is about to start.
Hakim Ben El Hadj is the one to supervise the game today.
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The players are out and the match is about to start. Lille will have the kick-off.