August 29, 2021 – 23:08
Paris Saint-Germain has collected full points (2-0) in the fourth round match of Ligue 1 against Stade de Reims which took place as a guest at Stade Auguste Delaune.
Kylian Mbappe was the protagonist of this meeting, after scoring both goals of the Parisians. He made the first header in the 16th minute after an assist by Angel Di Maria.
The second goal, the French winger scored in the second half (63 ‘) thanks to a fantastic assist by Achraf Hakimi.
This match took place under the shadow of the debut of the great transfer of PSG, Lionel Messi, whom football fans around the world expected to see on the field.
Coach Mauricio Pochettino left him on the bench in the first half, while he did not decide to include him immediately in the second half.
The 34-year-old entered the field in the 66th minute, instead of Neymar, thus starting the new adventure, for the first time in his professional career with the jersey of a club that is not Barcelona.
He was involved in some actions of his new team, however he failed to debut with a goal.
On the other hand, in the local team, in the second half, the Albanian midfielder, Valon Berisha, joined, who had a good performance, despite the fact that his team suffered a loss.
This was Paris Saint-Germain’s fourth victory from as many matches played and with 12 points accumulated leads in the Ligue 1 table. For Reims this was the first loss, after the previous three draws.