Paris Saint Germain surprises Angers SCO with a 2-0 win. HIGHLIGHTS

PARIS. Paris Saint Germain had a surprising win over Angers SCO with a 2-0 win with a goal from H. Ekitike (5') and a goal from L. Messi (74').

Paris Saint Germain surprises Angers SCO with a 2-0 win. HIGHLIGHTS

PARIS. Paris Saint Germain had a surprising win over Angers SCO with a 2-0 win with a goal from H. Ekitike (5′) and a goal from L. Messi (74′). Paris Saint Germain was surely better in terms of ball possession (66%) and that was among the factors of its victory.​

The match was played at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris on Wednesday and it started at 9:00 pm local time. The referee was Eric Wattellier who was helped by Mathieu Grosbost and Laurent Coniglio. The 4th official was Azzedine Souifi. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 9.4 degrees Celsius or 48.94 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 83%.​

Match Statistics​

  • ! 66 Ball Possession 34
Shots
  • 11 Total 6
  • 8 On Target 0
  • 3 Off Target 6
  • 4 Shots blocked 4
  • 148 Attack 74
  • 39 Dangerous attack 32
  • 99 Ball safe​ 70
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 5 Corners 1
  • 3 Off Sides 2
Fouls
  • 5 Total 10
  • 1 Yellow Cards 2
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 3 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

Paris Saint Germain had a superior ball possession 66% while Angers SCO was struggling with a 34% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Paris Saint Germain had a more offensive attitude with 39 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 8 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Paris Saint Germain won the match​.

Paris Saint Germain shot 11 times, 8 on target, 3 off target. On the opposite side, Angers SCO shot 6 times, 0 on target, 6 off target.

Cards

Paris Saint Germain received 1 yellow card (Neymar). Talking about the opposition, Angers SCO received 2 yellow cards (Pierrick Capelle and Miha Blazic).

Match Timeline

Hugo Ekitike(goal)
5'
53'
Pierrick Capelle- Yellow
61'
Salama Salama- sub ->A. Hunou
62'
Sofiane Boufal- sub ->Himad Abdelli
62'
Farid El Melali- sub ->Pierrick Capelle
Lionel Messi(goal)Nordi Mukiele
74'
Carlos Soler- sub ->H. Ekitike
79'
Warren Zaire Emery- sub ->Fabián Ruiz
79'
80'
Waniss Taibi- sub ->Batista Mendy
80'
Sada Thioub- sub ->Abdallah Sima
Neymar(var)
84'
El Chadaille Bitshiabu- sub ->Vitinha
86'
89'
Miha Blažić- Yellow
Neymar- Yellow
90'

Standings

After this encounter, Paris Saint Germain will have 47 points to sit in the 1st place. Regarding the opposition, Angers SCO will stay with 8 points to sit in the 20th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Ligue 1, Paris Saint Germain will play away against Montpellier on the 1st of February with a 17-4 head to head statistic in favor of Paris Saint Germain (11 draws).

Angers SCO will host Ajaccio on the 1st of February with a 5-3 head to head record in favor of Angers SCO (3 draws).

Paris Saint Germain – Formation

Paris Saint Germain
G
6.8
D
Sergio Ramos 4.Spain
7.3
D
Marquinhos 5.Brazil
7.3
D
Danilo Pereira 15.Portugal
7.2
M
Nordi Mukiele 26.France
7.9
M
Fabián Ruiz 8.Spain
6.8
79'
M
Vitor Ferreira 17.Portugal
7.6
86'
M
Juan Bernat 14.Spain
7.1
F
Lionel Messi 30.Argentina
7.8
Goals74'
F
Neymar 10.Brazil
6.7
90'
F
Hugo Ekitike 44.France
7.3
79' Goals5'
Substitutes
G
Sergio Rico 16.Spain
G
Keylor Navas 1.Costa Rica
D
86'
M
Ismaël Gharbi 35.France
M
Ayman Kari 36.France
M
Warren Zaire Emery 33.France
6.8
79'
M
Carlos Soler 28.Spain
6.2
79'
M
Pablo Sarabia 19.Spain
F
Ilyes Housni 37.France

Paris Saint Germain started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).

The manager Christophe Galtier decided to play with the following team: Gianluigi Donnarumma (6.8), Sergio Ramos (7.3), Marquinhos (7.3), Danilo Pereira (7.2), Nordi Mukiele (7.9), Fabián Ruiz (6.8), Vitinha (7.6), Juan Bernat (7.1), Lionel Messi (7.8), Neymar (6.7) and Hugo Ekitiké (7.4).

The home team had on the bench: Sergio Rico, Keylor Navas, El Chadaille Bitshiabu, Ismael Gharbi, Ayman Kari, Warren Zaïre-Emery (6.8), Carlos Soler (6.4), Pablo Sarabia and Ilyes Housni.

Substitutions

Paris Saint Germain made 3 changes: H. Ekitike for Carlos Soler (79′), Fabián Ruiz for W. Zaïre-Emery (79′) and Vitinha for E. Bitshiabu (86′).

Best player: Nordi Mukiele​

As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Paris Saint Germain was Nordi Mukiele even if he didn’t score any goal.

His rating is (7.9) with 54 passes (83% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 9. He performed 3 crosses.

Angers SCO – Formation

Angers SCO
G
Paul Bernardoni 1.France
6.8
D
Abdoulaye Bamba 25.Côte d'Ivoire
6.1
D
6.9
D
Miha Blažić 5.Slovenia
6.2
89'
D
Souleyman Doumbia 3.Côte d'Ivoire
6.6
M
Batista Mendy 2.France
6.4
80'
M
Pierrick Capelle 15.France
6.6
62' 53'
M
Nabil Bentaleb 6.Algeria
6.6
M
Adrien Hunou 23.France
6.6
61'
M
Himad Abdelli 10.France
7.2
62'
F
Abdallah Dipo Sima 19.Senegal
6.2
80'
Substitutes
G
Théo Borne 40.France
D
Ousmane Camara 29.France
M
Farid El Melali 28.Algeria
6.3
62'
M
Sada Thioub 92.Senegal
6.6
80'
M
Waniss Taibi 26.France
6.3
80'
F
Jean Matteo Bahoya 24.France
F
Salama Salama 11.France
6.2
61'
F
Sofiane Boufal 7.Morocco
6.2
62'

Angers SCO started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

Abdelaziz Bouhazama played with: Paul Bernardoni (6.8), Abdoulaye Bamba (6.1), Cédric Hountondji (6.9), Miha Blažič (6.2), Souleyman Doumbia (6.6), Batista Mendy (6.4), Nabil Bentaleb (6.6), Pierrick Capelle (6.6), Adrien Hunou (6.9), Himad Abdelli (7.2) and Abdallah Sima (6.2).

They had on the bench: Theo Borne, Ousmane Camara, Farid El Melali (6.3), Sada Thioub (6.6), Jean-Mattéo Bahoya, Waniss Taibi (6.3), Amine Salama (6.4), Sofiane Boufal (6.2), Lilian Raolisoa and Lillian Rao-Lisoa.

Substitutions

Angers SCO made 5 changes: A. Hunou for Amine Salama (61′), Himad Abdelli for Sofiane Boufal (62′), Pierrick Capelle for F. El Melali (62′), Batista Mendy for W. Taibi (80′) and Abdallah Sima for S. Thioub (80′).

Best player: Himad Abdelli​

As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Angers SCO was Himad Abdelli.

His rating is (7.2) with 39 passes (94% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 3 duels out of 4.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Ligue 1.​