PSG 1-0 Saint-Etienne: Neymar seals the cup in the French cup as PSG secured competition and cup double
PSG 1-0 Saint-Etienne: Neymar seals French cup glory as Thomas Tuchel’s safe side and cup double, but Kylian Mbappé is left on crutches after an ankle injury in the first half
- Neymar’s 14-minute strike was enough for PSG to secure a close 1-0 win
- Saint Etienne got a tough job after Loic Perrin’s 30th minute red card
- PSG’s victory was marred by an ankle injury sustained by Kylian Mbappe in the first half
Neymar fired PSG to French cup glory when they beat Saint Etienne 1-0 on Friday-evening to secure a league and cup double.
The Brazilian opened the score 14 minutes before Saint Etienne was reduced to 10 men when Loic Perrin received a red card after 30 minutes.
Perrin was fired after a VAR rating after a bad tackle on Kylian Mbappe, who saw his ankle fold at a worrying angle and ended his night early.
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Neymar’s goal in the 14th minute brought PSG to French cup glory when they defeated Saint Etienne 1-0
Saint Etienne got a tough job when Loic Perrin was knocked out after 30 minutes
Kylian Mbappe was in tears when an ankle injury forced him to quit in the first half
Perrin’s gear caused a massive brawl between the two parties one night of bad moods but little in the way of quality football.