Nigeria's 20-year-old Osimhen, who additionally scored within the 2-1 defeat of the Champions League in Lille towards Chelsea in the course of the week, scored the hosts after Renaud Ripart's penalty on the finish of the primary half and Kevin Denkey's sovereign 70 minutes into the sport, Loic Remy's begin within the 13th minute had been canceled.
A win for Lille would have introduced them after the 4-Zero win over leaders Paris Saint-Germain on Saturday over the shock bundle of Angers.
As an alternative, Christophe Galtier's workforce stay in fifth place after 9 video games with 15 factors, however may have simply misplaced to a spirited Nimes workforce that denied their place within the league earlier than the sport as 17th.
The vigorous Romain Philippoteaux, who gained the penalty from Ripart, virtually had an exquisite one-two when he hit the surface publish after an thrilling dribble.
Reims was sixth, one level behind Lille, after Boulaye Dia had persuaded the previous high-flyer Rennes to the ultimate defeat three minutes after half-time break in a depressing run of type.
With PSG on the prime of the league in late August, Julien Stephans Rennes has since gained no competitors in any of the eight video games and dropped to tenth place.
Reims strengthened in the meantime, a superb begin to the season, during which there are subsequent to PSG with solely 4 targets in 9 video games, the most effective defensive stability within the league.
Lyon wish to undergo a horrible run once they face Saint-Etienne within the late recreation on Sunday within the first recreation of Claude Puel, who’s answerable for Les Verts.