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Monaco 1-4 Paris Saint-Germain: Kylian Mbappe scores twice to send his side eight points clear

Kylian Mbappe
Mbappe has scored in nine of the last 10 games for PSG

Kylian Mbappe scored twice as Paris Saint-Germain beat Monaco 4-1 in a rescheduled game to move eight points clear at the top of Ligue 1.

The two sides had drawn 3-3 at the Parc des Princes just three days ago but PSG dominated this encounter.

Mbappe turned in Angel di Maria's excellent ball to open the scoring before Neymar converted a penalty.

Pablo Sarabia made it 3-0 and, while Tiemoue Bakayoko got one back for Monaco, Mbappe struck again.

The 21-year-old French striker, who played for Monaco from 2015 until 2018, has now scored 13 goals in 14 games, one fewer than Ligue 1 top scorer Wissam Ben Yedder of Monaco.

Line-ups

Monaco

Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 40Lecomte
  • 39Henrichs
  • 25GlikBooked at 45mins
  • 3Maripán
  • 2Ballo-Toure
  • 6BakayokoBooked at 81mins
  • 17GolovinSubstituted forAdrien Silvaat 69'minutes
  • 11Gelson MartinsSubstituted forAugustinat 78'minutes
  • 4FàbregasSubstituted forJoveticat 79'minutes
  • 14Keita
  • 9Ben Yedder

Substitutes

  • 1Subasic
  • 8Adrien Silva
  • 10Jovetic
  • 12Aguilar
  • 22Augustin
  • 31Bastião Dias
  • 32Badiashile Mukinayi

PSG

Formation 4-2-2-2

  • 1Navas
  • 31Dagba
  • 2Thiago Silva
  • 3Kimpembe
  • 20KurzawaBooked at 86mins
  • 27GueyeSubstituted forVerrattiat 71'minutes
  • 33KouassiBooked at 68mins
  • 11Di MaríaSubstituted forDraxlerat 79'minutes
  • 10Neymar
  • 18IcardiSubstituted forSarabiaat 71'minutes
  • 7Mbappé

Substitutes

  • 4Kehrer
  • 6Verratti
  • 16Rico
  • 19Sarabia
  • 21Herrera
  • 22Diallo
  • 23Draxler
Referee:
François Letexier
Attendance:
11,214

Match Stats

Home TeamMonacoAway TeamPSG
Possession
Home42%
Away58%
Shots
Home13
Away17
Shots on Target
Home4
Away12
Corners
Home3
Away5
Fouls
Home9
Away14

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Monaco 1, Paris Saint Germain 4.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Monaco 1, Paris Saint Germain 4.

  3. Post update

    Attempt missed. Stevan Jovetic (Monaco) right footed shot from outside the box is too high from a direct free kick.

  4. Post update

    Foul by Presnel Kimpembe (Paris Saint Germain).

  5. Post update

    Wissam Ben Yedder (Monaco) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Kylian Mbappé (Paris Saint Germain).

  7. Post update

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

  8. Post update

    Attempt saved. Kylian Mbappé (Paris Saint Germain) right footed shot from the left side of the six yard box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  9. Goal!

    Goal! Monaco 1, Paris Saint Germain 4. Kylian Mbappé (Paris Saint Germain) left footed shot from the left side of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Neymar following a fast break.

  10. Post update

    Attempt saved. Adrien Silva (Monaco) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

  11. Post update

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

  12. Post update

    Foul by Adrien Silva (Monaco).

  13. Goal!

    Goal! Monaco 1, Paris Saint Germain 3. Tiemoué Bakayoko (Monaco) right footed shot from very close range to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Adrien Silva with a cross following a set piece situation.

  14. Booking

    Layvin Kurzawa (Paris Saint Germain) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  15. Post update

    Foul by Layvin Kurzawa (Paris Saint Germain).

  16. Post update

    Wissam Ben Yedder (Monaco) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  17. Booking

    Tiemoué Bakayoko (Monaco) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  18. Substitution

    Substitution, Monaco. Stevan Jovetic replaces Cesc Fàbregas.

  19. Substitution

    Substitution, Paris Saint Germain. Julian Draxler replaces Ángel Di María.

  20. Substitution

    Substitution, Monaco. Jean-Kévin Augustin replaces Gelson Martins.

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3Rennes2011362518736
4Nantes2010281918132
5Lille209472422231
6Montpellier208662820830
7Lyon2085731191229
8Reims207851713429
9Monaco208573533229
10Angers208572325-229
11Nice208482928128
12Strasbourg208392325-227
13Bordeaux207582924526
14Brest206772626025
15Saint-Étienne207492231-925
16Dijon205691522-721
17Metz204881828-1020
18Amiens2046102339-1618
19Nîmes2036111533-1815
20Toulouse2033142144-2312
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