Metz 1-2 PSG: Mauricio Pochettino’s men take nervous win on basement side as Achraf Hakimi strikes in stoppage time to keep 100% of the season after fullback netted in the early stages with Lionel Messi out of the roster
- PSG left late to beat Metz 2-1 to continue their perfect start to the Ligue 1 season
- Achraf Hakimi scored twice – including a dramatic winner to secure a 2-1 win
- Kiki Kouyate had scored before half time to initially reach the basement level
- PSG maintain their seven-point lead at the top without Lionel Messi
Achraf Hakimi struck deep into stoppage time to win Paris St Germain 2-1 against Metz on Wednesday and maintain their perfect Ligue 1 record this season.
The Morocco fullback scored after five minutes and added his second five minutes in extra time to take PSG to 21 points from seven games, three days after the capital defeated Olympique Lyonnais by the same score thanks to another winning goal in the closing seconds .
PSG lead Olympique de Marseille, who drew 0-0 at Angers and has a game in hand, by seven points.
Metz has three points from seven games.
PSG claimed a dramatic victory over Metz thanks to Achraf Hakimi’s late strike to secure a 2-1 win
The fullback scored a double after finding the net early against the basement side
The unsophisticated side tied the score just before half-time when Kiki Kouyate went home
But Hakimi popped up by a second to avoid an embarrassing result for the front runners