French League Results, Mbappe Print Debut Goal and Bring PSG Win
Paris Saint-Germain crushed FC Metz 5-1 in the Ligue 1 game – the top French league caste – at the St-Saint-Symphorien Stadium, Longeville-les-Metz on Saturday (9/9/2017). Kylian Mbappe scored directly on his debut with PSG.
Paris Saint-Germain scored by Edinson Cavani (31st minute, 75 ‘), Kylian Mbappe (59’), Neymar (69 ‘), and Lucas Moura (87’). Meanwhile, Metz’s goal came from Emmanuel Riviere (37 ‘).
Paris Saint-Germain did appear to dominate the game. They lead the ball control by 66 percent.
In terms of opportunities, Les Parisiens has 21. As Metz has six chances.
After a number of unsuccessful chances, the eagerly awaited Unai Emery goal emerged in the 31st minute. Receiving a breakthrough pass by Neymar, Cavani skillfully kicked Kawashima before finally kicking the skin round into an empty net.
Six minutes later, Metz managed to equalize. Starting from a puncture Mathieu Dossevi on the left side of defense PSG, Riviere, who stood without control, welcomes Dossevi cross with a header.
1-1 score lasted until halftime.
Entering the second half, PSG still trying to control the game.
However, Les Parisiens almost conceded in the 48th minute after goalkeeper Alphonse Areola blundered by releasing a weak header.
Lucky for PSG because Riviere kick into the empty goal is still missed.
In the 56th minute, Metz had to play with 10 men after Benoit Assou-Ekotto got a red card.
Assou-Ekotto had to leave the field after a tackle on Mbappe.
Just three minutes away, Mbappe successfully brought PSG 2-1 lead through a shot from outside the penalty box.
In the 66th minute, Cavani almost scored the second goal.
However, kick he was still on the crossbar.
PSG third goal created in the 69th minute.
Dribbling guardlessly, Neymar did not hesitate to punch a kick from outside the 12-fitting box that made the score 3-1.
Within six minutes, Cavani was able to carve out a second goal through a close-range slick after receiving Mbappe’s mature pass.
Moura closed PSG goal party after cheating sodoran Thomas Meunier in the 87th minute.
A score of 5-1 for Les Parisiens survives until the long whistle sounds.
Raihan three points consolidate PSG at the top of the standings with a collection of 15 points. As for Metz increasingly fallen in the bottom of the standings with 0 points.
Metz 1-5 Paris Saint-Germain (Emmanuel Riviere 37 ‘; Edinson Cavani 31’, 75 ‘, Kylian Mbappe 59’, Neymar 69 ‘, Lucas Moura 87’)
Composition of Players
Metz (4-4-2): 16-Eiji Kawashima; 32-Benoit Assou-Ekotto, 23-Chris Philipps, 6-Milan Bisevac, 25-Ivan Balliu; 17-Mathieu Dossevi, 24-Renaud Cohade, 26-Cafu (12-Matthieu Udol 61 ‘), 21-Moussa Niakhate; 9-Nolan Roux (10-Brian Fernandez 76 ‘), 29-Emmanuel Riviere (11-Opa Nguette 55’)
Coach: Philippe Hinschberger
Paris Saint-Germain (4-2-3-1): 16-Alphonse Areola; 12-Thomas Meunier, 5-Marquinhos, 3-Presnel Kimpembe, 17-Yuri Berchiche; 8-Thiago Motta (18-Giovani Lo Celso 78 ‘), 25-Adrien Rabiot (24-Christopher Nkunku 84’); 23-Julian Draxler, 29-Kylian Mbappe, 10-Neymar; 9-Edinson Cavani (7-Lucas Moura 78 ‘)
Coach: Unai Emery
Referee: Sebastien Desiage