TO ANALYSE – Mauricio Pochettino’s players continued their clear course in Ligue 1 on Saturday, against Montpellier, and can now turn to shock against Manchester City.
Eight out of eight. Despite the package of Leo Messi, hit in the knee last weekend, logical winner of Montpellier, PSG continues its flawless. Admittedly, Mauricio Pochettino’s players waited until the 88th minute to breathe, with this second goal signed Julian Draxler, a few seconds after coming into play. Despite their clear domination in this meeting of the eighth day of Ligue 1, they stayed a long time within shooting range of a Montpellier team which failed to take advantage of the clumsiness of Neymar, Kylian Mbappé and company. “We lacked gnac, spiciness in front. We were not powerful enough and well enough placed on it, we lacked a little depth in this match. The possession, we had it, as much as the PSG, but it was a little sterile. At 2-0, it was folded. But for a lot of the game we can do something», Regretted Olivier Dall’Oglio, coach of the MHSC.
But the main thing is there: Paris-SG has a clear course in Ligue 1
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