Liga Santander

Marseille beats Monaco 4-3, new signing Benedetto scores 2

PARIS (AP) New signing Dario Benedetto scored twice as Marseille rallied from 2-0 down to win 4-3 away to struggling Monaco and take fourth place in the French league on Sunday.

Monaco led 2-0 inside 30 minutes thanks to two goals from France forward Wissam Ben Yedder, the first from the penalty spot and the second set up by strike partner Islam Slimani. Both have done well up front for Monaco since joining in the offseason.

But their attacking strength is undermined by Monaco's poor defense , which has allowed 14 goals in five games so far - when no other team in the French league has conceded more than nine.

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