“We can only be satisfied”

Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) coach Christophe Galtier has praised the trio Lionel Messi, Neymar Jr. and Kylian Mbappe for his or her performances in opposition to Toulouse FC.

The Parisians went to the Stade Municipal for a Ligue 1 match on Wednesday night August 31. They got here into this match needing a solution after being held 1-1 by AS Monaco of their earlier sport.

Nevertheless, the defending champions had been by no means actually threatened by Toulouse and began 3-0 to safe their place on the high of the desk. Messi supplied two assists whereas Neymar and Mbappe received on the scoresheet. Left-back Juan Bernat accomplished the scoring within the remaining minute of regulation time.

Reflecting on the efficiency of his attacking line after the sport, Galtier mentioned (as quoted by PSGTalk):

“We can solely be happy. Leo made two great assists. Max (Dupe) additionally made some nice saves. There are various relationships between them. Additionally with Marco Verratti, Vitinha. It is also as a result of our midfielders get the ball out properly, which we did not do in opposition to Monaco.

He added :

“We have quality players, this technical relationship must exist at the heart of the game.”

With this outcome, the Parisians collected 13 factors from their first 5 Ligue 1 matches this season. They’ve already scored 21 objectives to concede simply 4.


Lionel Messi, Neymar Jr. and Kylian Mbappe have began the season extraordinarily properly for PSG

PSG’s star-studded attacking trio did not spend a lot time on the pitch collectively final season. After they performed collectively, considerations had been typically raised about their suitability subsequent to one another.

These worries had been largely put to relaxation within the opening matches of the 2022-23 marketing campaign. Messi, Neymar and Mbappe all appeared high quality in Galtier’s new 3-4-3 system, with the Brazilian particularly standing out.

In six matches throughout Ligue 1 and the Champions Trophy, Neymar has already scored 9 objectives, whereas additionally contributing six assists. Messi, in the meantime, has racked up 4 objectives and 4 assists in six video games. Mbappe has discovered the again of the web 5 occasions in 4 league appearances.

The trio will look to enhance on their already stellar information when PSG tackle FC Nantes in Ligue 1 on Saturday September 3.


Edited by Sudeshna Banerjee

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