Dijon beat PSG in Ligue 1 for the first time ever

If we look at the last eleven rounds in Ligue 1 of the French champion PSG, they managed nine victories and went eight points ahead of the 2nd rank holder team. But earlier today, the current Ligue 1 champion played the 12th round in Ligue 1 against a low rated team Dijon and this time, Mbappe could not save PSG from the defeat and Dijon beat PSG in Ligue 1 for the first time ever. So, now, by playing 12th round, they are exactly in the same place like before. So, the 2nd ranked team has got the chance to reduce the points difference. In the French top-flight Ligue 1, after winning four matches consecutively, Neymar’s club got the test of a defeat once again. Against the home team Dijon, the club of Tuchel went ahead at the beginning but could not get the most precious victory.


At the venue of Dijon Stade Gaston-Gerard, earlier today, both Dijon and PSG faced against each other in the 12th round of the Ligue 1. The last Ligue 1 winner PSG was defeated by a 2 – 1 goal. Through the goal of the French striker Kylian Mbappe, PSG went ahead at the beginning but before the break, Dijon returned to the game and at the beginning of the 2nd half, they took the lead and secured the victory. In the ongoing season of Ligue 1, the club of Paris faced the defeat three times.

PSG dominated the whole match no doubt and in the 19th minute of the game, they went ahead. The ball from the Argentine playmaker Di Maria, Mbappe received it and with an amazing flick, he escaped the goalkeeper and found the net. It is the 4th goal of the French forward in the ongoing season.


At the end of the first half, PSG loosens the game and there were no sharp attacks noticed. In the meantime, the local team came to the game through the goal of Chouiar in the additional minutes of the first half. The former Real Madrid goalkeeper Navas tried stopped a certain shot but the loose ball went to the French forward and he did not make any mistake.

After the break, in the 2nd minute of the game, the Ligue 1 champion conceded the 2nd goal. By escaping a number of defenders, from the tough corner the Venezuela forward Cadiz escaped the PSG goalkeeper. PSG became desperate to return to the game but could not use the chances properly. SO, the match ended with a 2 – 1.