Thomas Tuchel was without seven first-team players due to positive coronavirus tests, with Kylian Mbappe, Neymar, Angel Di Maria, Keylor Navas and Mauro Icardi among those missing, and their makeshift XI failed to break down the hosts. While they saw way more of the ball than Lens - 78.1 per cent to 21.9 - they had immense difficulty creating chances, getting just one shot on target across the 90 minutes. He was unlucky to hit the post in the first half and then went on to get the winning goal, his pressing paying off handsomely. Are you sure you want to cancel this subscription? As a result, PSG's run of scoring in 32 successive away Ligue 1 matches – a joint-record – came to an end. 3 - Ignatius Ganago has scored three goals against Paris in Ligue 1, his favourite opponent in the top-flight. Marseille quickly set about getting under Neymar's skin, and it seemed as though their antics worked, with PSG's talisman involved in two altercations, first with Payet and then with Alvaro, during the first half. Neymar, who earlier missed a golden chance, was among them, with the forward receiving his marching orders for hitting Alvaro, who he seemingly accused of racism when speaking to the fourth official as he left the field. Fans without cable can watch the match … Copyright © 2020 Goal.com All rights reserved. PSG unsurprisingly struggle. Despite the unfamiliar look of the PSG side, Lens were unable to put them under a great deal of pressure, though Ganago did go close in the 17th minute when he hit the post after leaving the visitors' defence in knots. But Villas-Boas' side grasped their opportunity, showing a grit and determination befitting of the occasion as they condemned PSG to just a third home defeat in 76 Ligue 1 games. The information contained in Goal.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Goal.com, Lens 1-0 Paris Saint-Germain: Depleted PSG defeated after Bulka error. PSG continued to dictate the ball but struggled to create chances and a Marcin Bulka error gifted Lens the lead in the 57th minute, with Ganago's goal ultimately proving decisive. PSG, who will be shorn of Neymar of course, host Metz on Wednesday, while Marseille – without Benedetto and Amavi – take on Saint-Etienne in the first of five successive home league matches on Thursday. Lens go to Lorient on the same day. Upset.#PSGOM pic.twitter.com/QXigusDKEA. The pages you have bookmarked may have moved or been replaced. It should have been 2-0 soon after, but Simon Banza attempted a diving-header from point-blank range when it made more sense to use his foot, and Bulka made the block. The action comes thick and fast over the coming weeks for PSG, who are next in action against Marseille in Le Classique on Sunday, their second fixture in a run of four matches in 11 days. Steve Mandanda made a spectacular save from Marco Verratti early on, and the tone for the match was set when Neymar and Dimitri Payet – who retweeted a tweet mocking PSG following their defeat at Lens – were booked for their involvement in a fracas. 26/09/2020 - 12:54 Ligue 1 Show. If you have typed in the URL, please ensure the address and spelling are accurate. After edging through against Brest with the score of 2-3 and winning 0-1 in the Le Classique derby against Paris Saint-Germain which was decorated with red cards, Marseille were in hot form. Fifa blocks Tanta SC from fielding Sofapaka striker John Avire – Kalekwa, AFC Leopards bus set to be repossessed by Kakamega hotel over unpaid bills, Caf Champions League: We missed training because Gor Mahia failed to provide a bus - USM Alger, Chelsea can be the best again, but they need Abramovich back at Stamford Bridge - Ivanovic. What does it mean? Mbappé front and centre of PSG's recovery? Paris Saint-Germain's poor start to their Ligue 1 campaign continued as they fell to a 1-0 home defeat against Marseille in a foul-tempered Classique where five players, including Neymar, were sent off late on. Florian Sotoca should have done better with a header across goal 11 minutes from time, but PSG never looked like equalising as they succumbed to defeat. Ligue 1 Match Report for PSG v Olympique Marseille on 13 September 2020, includes all goals and incidents. PSG faces Reims in a Ligue 1 match at the Stade Auguste-Delaune II in Reims, France, on Sunday, September 27, 2020 (9/27/20). 24/09/2020 - 21:22 News. Marseille host Lille at Stade Vélodrome on Sunday, 20 September. 0. Newly-promoted Lens face a difficult challenge in their second fixture in Ligue 1 as they go up against defending champions Paris Saint-Germain.While Franck Haise was able to play his strongest squad in this fixture, Thomas Tuchel had a depleted squad with seven key players unavailable due to positive COVID-19 tests. 24/09/2020 - 11:05 Focus. Lens v Paris Saint-Germain Full Match – Ligue 1 | 10 September 2020. Have your say on the game in the comments. Ligue 1 2020/21: Marseille vs Lille – tactical preview. Coming into Sunday's clash, PSG had gone unbeaten in their past 20 games against Marseille in all competitions, only enjoying longer undefeated runs against Nantes and Saint-Etienne (both 22). Have your say on the game in the comments. Round 28. [Error code: 11] Login Unsuccessful, please retry again. Paris Saint-Germain's depleted squad could not get the Ligue 1 champions' title defence off to a winning start as they were beaten 1-0 away on Lens on Thursday. Hunter. It was his shot of the boxing variety that concluded a torrid evening, although Neymar's apparent allegation against Alvaro means presumed wind-up tactics might have been far more sinister. If the problem persists, please contact customer care. 0 - Paris have lost their first two games of a Ligue 1 season without scoring any goal for the 2nd time of their history, after 1978/79. September 11, 2020. Focus: Montpellier’s magic men. He has scored his 2nd goal against Paris in the top-flight - his first at the Parc des Princes -, after the one scored in October 2017. Having been without seven first-team stars for Thursday's loss to Lens, Thomas Tuchel was able to welcome four of his regulars back into the fold on Sunday, yet it was Andre Villas-Boas' side – who lost 4-0 in the corresponding fixture last season – that claimed the points at Parc des Princes, where a limited number of fans were allowed in attendance. Action from Ligue 1 as top-flight new boys Lens host Paris Saint-Germain at Stade Bollaert-Delelis. Benedetto saw an effort ruled out for a marginal offside at the other end, but Marseille held firm to end a dreadful run against their rivals – Neymar's miss from two yards out summing up a frustrating night for PSG. © Mediacorp Pte Ltd. All Rights Reserved. Amavi and Kurzawa were also dismissed as the teams clashed on the field, with Brisard then consulting VAR and having little option but to dismiss Neymar for a punch in an improbably ugly finale. Ligue 1 Match Report for Lens v PSG on 10 September 2020, includes all goals and incidents. pic.twitter.com/oaVzf3NGhE, What does it mean? The Brazil superstar then missed a gilt-edged opportunity in the second half, and from six attempts, Neymar only managed to get one on target. Five things on Houssem Aouar. https://www.mewatch.sg/en/series/ligue-1-2020-21/ep22/998934 You may wish to go back to our home page at www.mewatch.sg. PSG thought they had equalised when Gueye slipped in Angel Di Maria, only for the offside flag to cut short their celebrations. He gifted Lens the winner, with this other two saves ultimately worthless. 0. 26/09/2020 - 12:03 Match Reports. A recent arrival from Nice, the Cameroonian was a real livewire, having three shots and touching the ball second-most often among Lens players before his late withdrawal. The young goalkeeper was only playing because of Navas' illness and Sergio Rico's ineligibility, but in the end he was culpable for the defeat. Copyright © 2020 Goal.com All rights reserved. Payet had the final word in that duel, though, dropping a precise free-kick over the top of PSG's defence – Thauvin on hand to finish brilliantly on the volley, with the goal standing after a VAR check for offside. Bordeaux will take on Nice at Matmut Atlantique, Bordeaux, France on Sunday, 27 September 2020, at 04:30 PM (IST). Bulka was significantly less commanding in the PSG net just before the hour, however, as he squandered possession from a short, simple pass, and Ganago took full advantage as he smashed past the youngster to make it 1-0. Lens claimed a 1-0 win over a depleted Paris Saint-German, who began their Ligue 1 title defence in difficult circumstances. Unexpected.#PSGOM pic.twitter.com/GhZI0IN87O, Neymar sees red after Marseille provocation. Ganago keeps the PSG defence on their toes. Bienvenue sur la chaîne officielle de la Ligue 1 Uber Eats sur Youtube ! Ligue 1 2020/21: Lens vs Paris Saint-Germain – tactical analysis. Neymar was one of five players sent off late on as Marseille edged out Paris Saint-Germain 1-0 in a remarkable Classique. At the other end, Kays Ruiz-Atil showed plenty of promise for PSG, the 18-year-old winger shooting just wide with a nonchalant attempt from just outside the penalty area. The information contained in Goal.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Goal.com, Paris Saint-Germain 0-1 Marseille: Thauvin settles frantic Classique as Neymar sees red. Marseille end terrible Le Classique record. Mandanda twice made superb saves as PSG piled on the pressure after the restart, denying Pablo Sarabia and Neymar. Lens went closest in the first half as Ignatius Ganago struck the right-hand post after fine individual work, but otherwise PSG controlled proceedings, seeing 78 per cent of the ball in the opening 45 minutes, even though they did not threaten particularly often. 4 - Florian Thauvin has been involved in Marseille’s last four goals in Ligue 1 (2 goals, 2 assists). Keep reading to find out France Ligue 1 2020-21, Round 5 BOR vs NIC Prediction. meREWARDS lets you get coupon deals, and earn cashback when you complete surveys, dine, travel, and shop with our partners. Lens have failed to win any of their last nine Ligue 1 matches against PSG. Yilmaz on target as Lille keep up strong start. Here is our BOR vs NIC Prediction Predicted Line-ups of both the team Bordeaux Predicted Line up (4-2-3-1) : … Leandro Paredes reacted violently to a foul from countryman Dario Benedetto, with both Argentinians dismissed along with Layvin Kurzawa and Jordan Amavi for their parts in the ensuing fracas. Fifa blocks Tanta SC from fielding Sofapaka striker John Avire – Kalekwa, AFC Leopards bus set to be repossessed by Kakamega hotel over unpaid bills, Caf Champions League: We missed training because Gor Mahia failed to provide a bus - USM Alger, Chelsea can be the best again, but they need Abramovich back at Stamford Bridge - Ivanovic. It would be fair to say that many considered Lens – only promoted from Ligue 2 last term – as favourites for this encounter, given PSG's situation. Florian Thauvin's 31st-minute volley settled the encounter, which ended in ridiculous scenes as referee Jerome Brisard dished out red cards like confetti following a stoppage-time brawl. He has netted more (three) against PSG in Ligue 1 than any other side. Thauvin flying for MarseilleWith his coolly taken opener, France winger Thauvin has now been involved in all four of Marseille's goals in Ligue 1 this term, scoring twice and providing two assists. The other teenager in PSG's starting XI, Arnaud Kalimuendo, nearly sniffed out a chance just before half-time as he looked to latch on to Marco Verratti's lofted pass, but Jean-Louis Leca rushed out of the goal to end the danger just in time. Yet there was to be significant drama in stoppage time, as Benedetto provoked Parades, with both players receiving their second yellow cards.