The match for the tournament date 21 France – Ligue 1 Uber Eats 2021-2022 between PSG and Stade Brestois ended in favor of the local team. The goals for the locals were scored by Kylian Mbappé (31′ 1T) and Thilo Kehrer (7′ 2T).
Kylian Mbappé earned applause with his brilliant finish 31 minutes into the first half. The forward fired a tremendous shot from the semicircle, after receiving an assist from Georginio Wijnaldum. The ball entered the right post right and down.
Marco Verratti came close to increasing the difference in the 47th minute of the second half, but his shot hit one of the posts.
Marco Verratti had a great performance. The PSG midfielder made 101 correct passes and was encouraged to kick twice.
Georginio Wijnaldum also performed well. The PSG midfielder made 34 correct passes and was encouraged to kick twice.
It was a closely contested match with fouls from both sides. There was a large number of cautioned: Ander Herrera, Kylian Mbappé, Hugo Magnetti, Lucien Agoumé, Presnel Kimpembe, Marco Verratti, Brendan Chardonnet and Danilo Pereira.
PSG manager Mauricio Pochettino presented a 4-3-3 tactical setup with Gianluigi Donnarumma in goal; Thilo Kehrer, Presnel Kimpembe, Marquinhos and Nuno Mendes in the defensive line; Georginio Wijnaldum, Marco Verratti and Ander Herrera in the middle; and Ángel Di María, Mauro Icardi and Kylian Mbappé in attack.
For its part, Michel Der Zakarian’s team came out with a 4-4-2 tactical arrangement with Marco Bizot under the three posts; Ronaël Pierre-Gabriel, Brendan Chardonnet, Christophe Hérelle and Jean-Kevin Duverne in defense; Romain Faivre, Lucien Agoumé, Hugo Magnetti and Franck Honorat at midfield; and Jérémy Le Douaron and Irvin Cardona up front.
Mikael Lesage was in charge of supervising the order of play during the match.
On the next day PSG will face Stade de Reims at home, while Stade Brestois will play at home against Lille.
The local is leading with 50 points and 15 wins, while the visitor reached 25 units and is placed in the thirteenth place in the tournament.
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