This Saturday, Neymar was the highlight of the PSGwho thrashed the Montpellierat home, by 5 to 2. After Kylian Mbappé missed a penalty, the Brazilian converted a kick and scored another goal in the Parc des Princes, for the second round of the Ligue 1.
The French ace wasted the chance to open the scoring in the 23rd minute of the first half. However, in the 39th minute, Falaye Sacko scored against and, four minutes later, Neymar converted his kick, increasing the home team’s lead before the break.
the star of Selection returned to swing the nets at six of the second stage, after the wrong ball out of the visitors. To turn the triumph into a rout, Mbappé finished off after a deflection on a corner in the 24th minute and Renato Sanches scored in the 43rd minute. Enzo Tchato decreased to Montpellier at 47 and closed the account.
With the result, Christophe Galtier’s PSG is leader of the French Championship after two games played: it has 100% success and has six points. With three, Montpellier, coached by Olivier Dall’Oglio, occupies 8th place in the table.
Paris Saint-Germain returns to the pitch on Sunday (21), at 15:45 (Brasília time), when they face the Lille out of home. Montpellier, meanwhile, welcomes Auxerre at 10 am.
Monaco x Rennes
Also this Saturday, the Monaco drew with Rennes, at home, by 1 to 1. Gaetan Laborde opened the scoring for the visitors in the 14th minute of the second period. Breel Embolo, at 27, guaranteed equality for the home team at the Louis II Stadium.
Third placed in Ligue 1, Monaco returns to the field next Saturday, at noon (from Brasília), when they receive Lens. Rennes face Ajaccio, at home, on Sunday (21), at 12:05.