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Kylian Mbappe: Monaco forward suffers injury in win over Toulouse

Kylian Mbappe
Striker Kylian Mbappe (right) scored 26 goals in all competitions for Monaco in 2016-17

Kylian Mbappe suffered an injury and had to be substituted after 75 minutes as French champions Monaco began their title defence with a win over Toulouse.

The 18-year-old - reportedly a target for Real Madrid - received treatment on the field before going off late on.

Midfielder Thomas Lemar, who attracted interest from Arsenal, also started.

Monaco, who finished eight points clear of Paris St-Germain to win their first title in 17 years in May, trailed twice but fought back to beat Toulouse 3-2.

Midfielder Zinedine Machach put Toulouse ahead but Brazil defender Jemerson levelled for the hosts, before Andy Delort restored the visitors' lead and Colombia's Radamel Falcao levelled.

Poland centre-back Kamil Glik's 70th-minute winner earned victory for a Monaco team who have seen several of their 2016-17 title-winning side leave France this summer.

Manchester City paid a combined £95m to sign midfielder Bernardo Silva and defender Benjamin Mendy in separate deals, while Chelsea added France's Tiemoue Bakayoko from Monaco in a reported £40m.

Line-ups

Monaco

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1Subasic
  • 19Sidibe
  • 25Glik
  • 5Jemerson
  • 6de Oliveira Moraes
  • 20Rony LopesSubstituted forCarrilloat 54'minutes
  • 8João MoutinhoBooked at 49mins
  • 2Fabinho
  • 27Lemar
  • 9FalcaoSubstituted forTielemansat 87'minutes
  • 10MbappeSubstituted forSaint-Maximinat 75'minutes

Substitutes

  • 11Carrillo
  • 12Saint-Maximin
  • 15Diakhaby
  • 16Benaglio
  • 17Tielemans
  • 24Raggi
  • 38Touré

Toulouse

Formation 4-3-3

  • 40Lafont
  • 2Amian
  • 20Yago
  • 6Jullien
  • 29MoubandjeBooked at 81mins
  • 7MachachBooked at 30minsSubstituted fordo Rosário Calmonat 55'minutes
  • 27Blin
  • 17SangareBooked at 25minsSubstituted forBodigerat 64'minutes
  • 8Jean
  • 10Delort
  • 21DurmazSubstituted forSanogoat 73'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Goicoechea
  • 4Cahuzac
  • 9Sanogo
  • 12Sylla
  • 13Michelin
  • 19do Rosário Calmon
  • 23Bodiger
Referee:
Clément Turpin
Attendance:
13,572

Match Stats

Home TeamMonacoAway TeamToulouse
Possession
Home71%
Away29%
Shots
Home17
Away6
Shots on Target
Home7
Away3
Corners
Home8
Away2
Fouls
Home12
Away23

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Monaco 3, Toulouse 2.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Monaco 3, Toulouse 2.

  3. Post update

    Youri Tielemans (Monaco) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  4. Post update

    Foul by Kelvin Amian (Toulouse).

  5. Post update

    Attempt saved. Guido Carrillo (Monaco) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Allan Saint-Maximin with a cross.

  6. Post update

    Kamil Glik (Monaco) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  7. Post update

    Foul by Yaya Sanogo (Toulouse).

  8. Post update

    Foul by Youri Tielemans (Monaco).

  9. Post update

    Alexis Blin (Toulouse) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Djibril Sidibe (Monaco).

  11. Post update

    Corentin Jean (Toulouse) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  12. Post update

    Attempt missed. Thomas Lemar (Monaco) left footed shot from the left side of the box is too high. Assisted by Youri Tielemans.

  13. Post update

    Jemerson (Monaco) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  14. Post update

    Foul by Yaya Sanogo (Toulouse).

  15. Substitution

    Substitution, Monaco. Youri Tielemans replaces Falcao.

  16. Post update

    Offside, Monaco. Guido Carrillo tries a through ball, but Allan Saint-Maximin is caught offside.

  17. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Yaya Sanogo (Toulouse) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Yann Bodiger.

  18. Post update

    Foul by Falcao (Monaco).

  19. Post update

    Alexis Blin (Toulouse) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  20. Post update

    Corner, Monaco. Conceded by Christopher Jullien.

Scores, Results & Fixtures

Friday 4th August 2017

As It Stood

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12Montpellier00000000
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20Toulouse100123-10
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