At the opening of the 11th day of Ligue 1, Paris Saint-Germain hosts Montpellier at the Parc des Princes. After Kang-In Lee’s superb goal, the Parisians got off to the best start to win. Follow the match live.
After a cross from Dembélé pushed back by the MHSC defense, the ball returned to the feet of Achraf Hakimi who tried his luck but it was deflected off the right glove by Benjamin Lecomte.
While Al Tamari was looking for a solution at his left corner post, he lost the ball and Manuel Ugarte crossed back to Warren Zaire-Emery who fakes the strike before trying his luck with the right but it is completely crushed.
With his back to the opposing goal and in his camp, Kylian Mbappé collapses after too aggressive pressing from Falaye Sacko.
Téji Savanier kicks off the second half.
Ruddy Buquet sends the 22 players back to the locker room as Paris leads 1-0 after a superb goal from Kang-In Lee.
After another recovery from high Paris, Kang-In Lee deflects for Mbappé in the center of the field before the No. 7 serves Ousmane Dembélé. The winger tries his luck from the right but it is deflected for a corner. A corner that gives nothing.
Three additional minutes of play were added to the regulation time of the first period.
After a Parisian corner where two Parisians were close to regaining the ball, Kylian Mbappé is at the reception and attempts the recovery but it completely flies away for the French international.
9:40 p.m. – Too much commitment for Mukiele
While Kylian Mbappé lost the ball on the edge of the Montpellier area, Nordi Mukiele tried to recover the ball from Jordan Ferri in the process but Ruddy Buquet whistled for excessive commitment.
Fighting with Falaye Sacko, Kang-In Lee tackles to recover the ball and it works. The South Korean crosses immediately on the left wing but Kiki Kouyaté beats Randal Kolo Muani at the near post. What an investment in the Parisian environment.
Alone against Marquinhos, Akor Adams tries his luck with his left foot from a tight angle but Gianluigi Donnarumma grabs the leather.
After another Parisian overflow on the right side, Dembélé crosses back for Kylian Mbappé. The number 7 tries to turn around on his control but Falaye Sacko seizes the ball with a standing tackle at the penalty spot. A valuable intervention for the MHSC.
After a dangerous free kick obtained by Kylian Mbappé, Achraf Hakimi tries his luck on the left but Lecomte catches the ball in two steps.
On the following corner, Kolo Mani deflects at the near post before Ferri pushes the ball away. On the edge of the area, Kylian Mbappé takes over with first intention but it passes less than two meters from Benjamin Lecomte’s right post.
Ousmane Dembélé came close to his first goal with PSG! Launched in depth by Randal Kolo Muani on the right side, the winger puts down his opponent with a lunge before hitting from the right but Benjamin Lecomte deflects for a corner.
Alone on the right side, Téji Savanier crosses back for Fayad before the winger completely unscrews his shot. What a missed opportunity for the MHSC!
Near the Montpellier right corner post, Randal Kolo Muani loses the ball to Jordan Ferri and Kiki Kouyaté. If the Parisian is held back by the middle of the MHSC, the n°23 makes a gesture of humor and knocks down his opponent before the two men get up a few moments later.
First corner for Paris Saint Germain. Pressed by Maxime Estève, Ousmane Dembélé gets rid of the defender and throws Randal Kolo Muani but Kiki Kouyaté gets ahead of the attacker and pushes the ball for a corner. A corner cleared by Jordan Ferri. Note the exit due to injury of Issiaga Sylla who gives way to Théo Sainte-Luce.
21:19 – Sylla on the ground
While he does not seem to have been touched by a Parisian, Issiaga Sylla has just collapsed to the ground.
Found in the Montpellier area, Ousmane Dembélé attempts a volley with his left foot but he completely crushes his attempt and Benjamin Lecomte easily seizes the ball.
Pressed by the MHSC midfielders, Manuel Ugarte is close to losing the ball in front of his penalty area but the Uruguayan transmits with the tip of his foot at the last moment. Jordan Ferri who was passing by tackled and made a big mistake.
Ten minutes of play and 1-0 for Paris Saint-Germain! After a superb deep pass from Ousmane Dembélé for Achraf Hakimi, the Moroccan crosses back for Kylian Mbappé who feints and lets the ball pass. Kang-In Lee recovers it and curls a shot into the left corner of Benjamin Lecomte who can do nothing.
After a good ball release from Maxime Estève and the Montpellier team, Akor Adams beat Marquinhos on a pass and sent a long cross to Al Tamari. If the ball bounces, the winger is held by Nordi Mukiele who commits the foul.
Facing Adams on the left wing, Milan Skriniar anticipates Akor Adams’ dribble and takes the ball from the attacker. Great intervention from the Slovenian.
Announced on the left wing at kick-off, Kang-In Lee gets closer to Manuel Ugarte and Warren Zaire-Emery in the defensive phase before making up the numbers in the offensive phases.