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Dijon 2-1 Paris Saint Germain: French champions slump to shock defeat against bottom side

Angel Di Maria
Paris St-Germain were unable to force an equaliser as they fell to a third defeat in 12 league games

Paris St-Germain slumped to their third Ligue 1 defeat of the season as bottom side Dijon came from behind to stun the French champions.

Kylian Mbappe registered his seventh goal in four games with a delightful chipped finish over Dijon goalkeeper Alfred Gomis after 19 minutes.

Mounir Chouiar deservedly levelled for Stephane Jobard's strugglers deep into first-half stoppage time.

Jhonder Cadiz then completed the comeback two minutes after the restart.

Mauro Icardi blazed over from close range and Edinson Cavani dragged a shot narrowly wide as PSG failed to force an equaliser.

The shock result sees Dijon, who only survived in Ligue 1 last season by winning a relegation play-off, climb two places to 18th.

PSG, who had won six straight games and scored 17 goals in their last four, lost just five games on their way to winning the 2018-19 title, but Thomas Tuchel's side have already been beaten three times in the opening 12 games this term.

Unable to establish an 11-point lead on Friday, PSG's closest challengers Nantes can reduce the gap at the top to five points with victory over Bordeaux on Sunday.

Line-ups

Dijon

  • 16Gomis
  • 26ChafikSubstituted forMendylat 33'minutesBooked at 58mins
  • 5CoulibalySubstituted forAmalfitanoat 29'minutes
  • 25Ecuele Manga
  • 3Muzinga
  • 17BaldéSubstituted forMavididiat 54'minutes
  • 24Lautoa
  • 22NdongBooked at 12mins
  • 21Chouiar
  • 11Tavares
  • 19CádizBooked at 14mins

Substitutes

  • 1Rúnarsson
  • 8Soumaré
  • 9Mavididi
  • 10Pereira da Silva
  • 15Balmont
  • 20Amalfitano
  • 27Mendyl

PSG

  • 1Navas
  • 31Dagba
  • 5Marquinhos
  • 3KimpembeBooked at 15mins
  • 22DialloSubstituted forDraxlerat 81'minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 27Gueye
  • 8ParedesSubstituted forCavaniat 72'minutes
  • 14BernatSubstituted forKurzawaat 64'minutes
  • 11Di María
  • 18Icardi
  • 7Mbappé

Substitutes

  • 9Cavani
  • 16Rico
  • 17Choupo-Moting
  • 19Sarabia
  • 20Kurzawa
  • 23Draxler
  • 33Mbe Soh
Referee:
Ruddy Buquet
Attendance:
14,859

Match Stats

Home TeamDijonAway TeamPSG
Possession
Home34%
Away66%
Shots
Home10
Away20
Shots on Target
Home6
Away4
Corners
Home3
Away6
Fouls
Home12
Away9

Live Text

Match ends, Dijon 2, Paris Saint Germain 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Dijon 2, Paris Saint Germain 1.

Booking

Julian Draxler (Paris Saint Germain) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Julian Draxler (Paris Saint Germain).

Romain Amalfitano (Dijon) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, Paris Saint Germain. Conceded by Bruno Ecuele Manga.

Corner, Dijon. Conceded by Idrissa Gueye.

Foul by Mauro Icardi (Paris Saint Germain).

Alfred Gomis (Dijon) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Mauro Icardi (Paris Saint Germain) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Edinson Cavani.

Keylor Navas (Paris Saint Germain) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jhonder Cádiz (Dijon).

Corner, Paris Saint Germain. Conceded by Hamza Mendyl.

Attempt missed. Edinson Cavani (Paris Saint Germain) left footed shot from the left side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Layvin Kurzawa with a cross.

Julian Draxler (Paris Saint Germain) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Romain Amalfitano (Dijon).

Substitution

Substitution, Paris Saint Germain. Julian Draxler replaces Abdou Diallo.

Foul by Presnel Kimpembe (Paris Saint Germain).

Jhonder Cádiz (Dijon) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Attempt blocked. Ángel Di María (Paris Saint Germain) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Idrissa Gueye.

Corner, Paris Saint Germain. Conceded by Didier Ndong.

Attempt blocked. Mauro Icardi (Paris Saint Germain) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Edinson Cavani.

Foul by Idrissa Gueye (Paris Saint Germain).

Jhonder Cádiz (Dijon) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Paris Saint Germain. Edinson Cavani replaces Leandro Paredes.

Leandro Paredes (Paris Saint Germain) hits the left post with a right footed shot from outside the box following a corner.

Corner, Paris Saint Germain. Conceded by Hamza Mendyl.

Foul by Abdou Diallo (Paris Saint Germain).

Stephy Mavididi (Dijon) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. Mauro Icardi (Paris Saint Germain) left footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Kylian Mbappé.

Foul by Marquinhos (Paris Saint Germain).

Júlio Tavares (Dijon) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt blocked. Ángel Di María (Paris Saint Germain) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Leandro Paredes.

Substitution

Substitution, Paris Saint Germain. Layvin Kurzawa replaces Juan Bernat.

Mauro Icardi (Paris Saint Germain) hits the bar with a header from the centre of the box. Assisted by Kylian Mbappé with a cross.

Marquinhos (Paris Saint Germain) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jhonder Cádiz (Dijon).

Attempt missed. Ángel Di María (Paris Saint Germain) left footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Kylian Mbappé.

Attempt missed. Mauro Icardi (Paris Saint Germain) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Attempt blocked. Ángel Di María (Paris Saint Germain) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Juan Bernat.

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Scores, Results & Fixtures

Friday 1st November 2019

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1PSG129032671927
2Nantes1161497219
3Lille115331711618
4Reims1153394518
5Brest114521313017
6Angers115241616017
7Marseille114431215-316
8Rennes114341312115
9Bordeaux114341514115
10Montpellier1143498115
11Monaco114341921-215
12Saint-Étienne114341115-415
13Lyon11344169713
14Amiens113441517-213
15Nice114161318-513
16Strasbourg11335712-512
17Toulouse113351319-612
18Dijon12336713-612
19Nîmes112541012-211
20Metz11326916-711
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