Ligue 1 Preview: Monaco aim to bounce back

Claudio Ranieri's men slipped to third in the table after suffering their first league defeat of the season at the hands of Lille last week, and they will be targeting a return to form when they kick-off the latest fixture round on Friday.

Former Chelsea coach Ranieri was left to rue his team's soft side as they slipped to a 2-0 loss, and he believes that certain members of his squad still need to toughen up if they are to compete this season.

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