Paris Saint Germain which is commonly called as PSG is the current top club in the French league competition and in recent time, it has been considered as one of the big clubs in the European football. They have won the recently finished French Ligue 1 competition and they were 16 points ahead of the 2nd ranked team in the Ligue 1 last season. Now, Mbappe and Di Maria goal helps PSG win their seventh consecutive French Super Cup. Yes, this time they beat Rennes.
Earlier in the Coupe de France final, the same French team Rennes beat PSG through the penalty shootout and now, PSG has taken the proper revenge on them.
French super cup is an annual competition that consists of one match. The match used to take place between the winner of the Ligue 1 Champion and the winner of the Coupe de France. And this time, PSG is the Ligue 1 champion and Rennes is the Coupe de France winner.
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French Super Cup 2019 has taken place earlier today and the host venue was Shenzhen Universiade Sports Centre in Shenzhen, China. In the match, Paris Saint Germain won by a 2 – 1 goal against Rennes. At the beginning of the match, the Ligue 1 champion went behind but in the 2nd half, French World Cup-winning striker Kylian Mbappe scored a goal and PSG returned to the game and finally, Angel di Maria scored the match-winning goal. So, the Ligue 1 champion won the title of French Super Cup 2019.
The Ligue 1 champion started the match aggressively and also dominated the attacking division. But all in a sudden, in the complete opposite way, in the 13th minute of the game, Rennes found the net for the first time in the match. From the right side, teammate passed the ball by making the cross and the French midfielder Hunou touched it to the net. The first half ended with a 1 – 0 goal. So, Rennes hoped for the 2nd title.
However, in the 57th minute of the game, French forward Mbappe found the net and so, the scoreline was a 1 – 1. German defender Kehrer made a short pass and Mbappe found it near the goal. With an amazing placing shot, he found the net.
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And in the 73rd minute of the game, Argentine playmaker Di Maria scored the 2nd goal. he made an amazing free-kick that found the net. So, the match ended with a 2 – 1 goal and PSG lifted the French Super Cup 2019 title for the 9th times. They have won it for consecutive seven times.