with Neymar Starting the match off the bench, PSG had Mbappe and Messi To defeat Nantes 3-0 easily and regain the lead in the French championship. Great achievements in the match, as the 7th-ranked Frenchman scored two goals and the Argentine provided assists. Nuno Mendes scored the third leader in the competition.
The victory in the sixth round raises the balance of the Parisians to 16 points, to return to the top of the French League. With the same result, Olympique Marseille It ranks second on goal difference.
The beginning of the disputed
The match started at the Stade de la Beaujoire: PSG were dominant on the field, and Nantes feared counter-attacks. The Parisians almost scored goals with Danilo and Marquinhos, and the hosts took risks with Mutosami and Fabio.
Made by Messi, goal by Mbappe
It didn’t take PSG’s technical supremacy long to turn into an advantage on the scoreboard – and it wouldn’t be with different champions: Messi conceded through the middle, raced, called the mark to himself and rolled to Mbappe. Shirt 7 dominated from the edge of the area, hitting the board and hitting Lafont’s corner. Nice goal for Galtier team.
If facing the best team in France and with a partial defeat on the scoreboard would already be a difficult task for Nantes, then Brazilian Fábio tried to make the task almost impossible for the hosts: in the 23rd minute, Vitinha hit his high foot in the entry cart, receiving a straight red card. The Portuguese midfielder felt the blow and had to substitute him, making way for his compatriot Renato Sanchez.
Messi and Mbappe enter the scene again
At the beginning of the final stage, in the eighth minute, those responsible for the first goal led Paris Saint-Germain to the second goal: Mbappe was run in the middle, and Messi, who did not reach the first goal, played for the ball through the baseline and rolled towards the entrance to the area. The Frenchman finished first at the back of the goal. After the VAR reviewed whether the 7 jersey was offside at the start of the play, the goal was confirmed.
Paris Saint-Germain keeps pace with progress and closes Nuno Mendes account
Even with the numerical advantage and the score, PSG continued to print the rhythm of the attack against the hosts. At the age of twenty-two, after a quick move on the right, Hakimi’s cross, Neymar finished off the post, and on the left, Nuno Mendes hit hard to hit the net.
Neymar on the bench
With an important game in the middle of the Champions League, PSG started the match with Neymar on the bench, as well as Sergio Ramos. Both entered the field in the 17th minute of the second half. With the game already resolved, they played discreetly on the house of Nantes.
commitments in Europe
The two teams return to the field midweek for their European competitions. For the Champions League, Paris faces Juventus at the Parc des Princes, at 16:00 (Brasilia time) on Tuesday (6). On Thursday (8), Nantes host Olympiacos.