French champion Paris Saint Germain has played a Ligue 1 match earlier today. It was their away match against Nantes. Reportedly, the Argentine playmaker Di Maria’s performance secured PSG’s victory against Nantes!
In Ligue 1, to keep the league title at the Parc des Princes, the current champion Paris SG has moved one step closer. Angel Di maria’s amazing performance confirmed the victory of the Paris club.
At the Stade de la Beaujoire, which is the home venue of Nantes, PSG won the match by a 2 – 1 goal earlier today. The team PSG was grounded excluding Neymar. Earlier, he celebrated his birthday but his injury report came after. During the last match of PSG, the Brazilian star got injured and ruled out from the squad.
— Goal (@goal) February 4, 2020
In the 29th minute of the game, with an amazing balanced attack, PSG went ahead. From the left side, the Argentine star Di Maria went to the box. He received the ball from Kylian Mbappe. And took a certain shot. The ball touched the former Inter Milan striker Icardi and found the net. Di Maria celebrated the goal as his own though the goal was added into the account of the Argentine striker Mauro Icardi. In the ongoing season, Icardi has come to the Parc des Princes on loan from the Italian team Inter Milan. Wearing the shirt of PSG, he has scored a total of 10 goals in Ligue 1 already.
.@PSG_inside took another step towards retaining their #Ligue1 title with a 2-1 win at Nantes that took them 15 points clear at the top
+ PSG goals from Mauro Icardi and Thilo Kehrer, Nantes get one back through Moses Simon pic.twitter.com/kWFLw5aPN9
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In the 57th minute of the game, Kehrer made the scoreline 2 – 0. Once again the Argentine playmaker Di Maria played a vital role behind the goal. The midfielder took the corner and by the head, the German defender Kehrer found the net. In the 68th minute, by becoming a one-man army, Simon reduced the goal difference. By leaving behind two defenders, he went to the bow. The Nigerian forward Simon took the low shot and escaped the goalkeeper successfully. They tried to return the game later but had to leave the ground with a 2 – 1 goal defeat.
Now, considering the Ligue 1 table, Paris Saint Germain has played 23 rounds in the league already and managed a total of 19 victories. They also managed a draw there. By getting the highest 58 points, PSG has strengthened its top position. Marseille which team played a total of 22nd round is holding the 2nd position with 43 points so far. Nantes is standing in the 10th position with 32 points so far.