After tripping over French Championshipo Paris Saint Germain (PSG) won again this Wednesday. Away from home, with a goal scored by Brazilian Neymar, the team beat Toulouse 3-0 and secured the lead at the end of the fifth round.
despite drawn against Monaco in the last match, PSG did not lose positions in the table. With this Wednesday’s victory, the team remains in the lead of the competition, now with 13 points. The next game of the Paris team will be against Nantes, on Saturday, at 16:00 (GMT), at the Stade de la Beaujoire.
The hosts lost for the second time in a row. The result leaves Toulouse in 13th place with five points. Now, the team returns to the field for the duel against Clermont, on Sunday, at 10 am, at Stade Gabriel-Montpied.
PSG were superior throughout the match and scored the first in the 37th minute. The play began when Verrati played for Mbappé, who, literally, passed quickly to Messi. The Argentinian, also a first-class player, shoved the ball to Neymar, who hit placed and swung the nets.
✅ Paris Saint-Germain win 3-0 in Toulouse!
— Paris Saint-Germain (@PSG_inside) August 31, 2022
In the second half, the visitors scored again. In the 5th minute, Messi was launched on the wing and invaded the Toulouse area. The Argentine cut the defender and rolled to Mbappé, who hit the goalkeeper between the legs and extended the score. In the final minute, the French forward almost scored again, but hit the post. On the rebound, side Bernat hit hard and concluded the victory for the visitors.
Check out the results of this Wednesday in the French Championship:
Angers 2 x 4 Reims
Lyon 2 x 1 Auxerre
Monaco 2×4 Troyes
Montpellier 2 x 0 AC Ajaccio
Strasbourg 1 x 1 Nantes
Lens 5 x 2 Lorient
Lille 1 x 2 Nice
Marseille 1 x 0 Clermont
Rennes 3 x 1 Stade Brestois