Lazio Vs Nice Live
League leaders Paris Saint Germain were saved by striker Edinson Cavani from defeat in the much anticipated first Le Classique clash of the season against Marseille. The Uruguayan attacker had the first chance of the match, stealing the ball but firing the chance straight at the keeper. However, Marseille was straight back up the other end, with midfielder Luiz Gustavo trying his luck from range and curling the ball into the corner of the net to make it 1:0. Luckily, PSG responded well.
with Adrien Rabiot pulling the ball back to teammate Neymar who rolled the ball into the post and in. Half-time then came, and PSG managed little in the way of further opportunities as Marseille were unlucky to not be up as they were the more aggressive side.The second half saw few chances, like the first, taking until the 78th minute for the match to see any significant action when Marseille’s Florian Thauvin volleyed the ball into the corner of the goal to regain the lead. Then, Les Parisiens defeat.
seemed certain after Neymar received two yellow cards in just over two minutes, the first for a silly foul born from frustration, and the other by overreacting from being tripped up by opposition player Lucas Ocampos, who Neymarsquared up to and nudged causing the Marseille man to dramatically dive to the floor, both players consequently being issued yellow cards. Things looked bleak for Paris SG, who was on the edge of losing their first match against arch-rivals Marseille for the first.