Match Today: Paris Saint-Germain vs Troyes 29-10-2022 Ligue 1
Having booked a spot in the Champions League knockout rounds in a certain way in the middle of the week.
Paris Saint-Germain resumed Ligue 1 duties on Saturday afternoon while visiting Troyes Parc des Princes. The Parisians beat Maccabi Haifa in Europe 7-2 in the middle of the week, while Troyes capitalized on some errors scattered in Lorient's defense to draw 2-2 With last week's surprise package.
The talented trio of Lionel Messi, Kylian Mbappe and Neymar hit new heights as Paris Saint-Germain rioted against Maccabi Haifa in the Champions League on Tuesday night, surpassing Christophe Galtier's seven-times Israel Brave Champions to secure their decent place in the latter.
Messi finished the match with two goals and two assists, Mbappe boasted an identical result, while Neymar scored one goal and one assist in his name in the Paris match.
Carlos Soler and an own goal by Shaun Goldberg also contributed to PSG's attacking effort, although Maccabi Haifa defender Abdullah Sik left with two memorable goals.
Paris Saint-Germain vs Troyes
Troyes remarkably tied PSG to a 2-2 draw at Parc des Princes in May, although the hosts already had the title in the bag at that point, and it has been nearly 21 years since Troyes beat the defending champions in any competition. - They won 1-0 at home in November 2001.
PSG opened a five-point gap on both sides at the top of the table - which could drop to two if Lens beat Toulouse on Friday - having lost just four points from their 11 games, and it's hard to see. Galtir's men lead the way in goals, scoring 32 and conceding (lowest five in the league) in their bid to retain their domestic title.
Now able to lift their foot off the gas in Europe at the moment - although the top spot in Group H is yet to be sealed - the French champions will try to claim their three Ligue 1 jump wins, and their closest rivals in the tournament.
The title At the moment Bruno Airlis' side have not been one to shy away from goal-packed encounters this season, but having gone four games without a win - three of them drawn - Troyes find themselves 11th in the table, four points behind. Team landing zone.
Troyes vs Paris Saint-Germain
Interestingly, only 10 of PSG's 32 goals this season have come at the Parc des Princes, but their unbeaten run in all competitions has now reached a staggering 27 - the same as their current unbeaten run at home in Ligue 1. French first.
Troyes found themselves up front against Lorient twice and were tied twice by early season setters, but keeping the second-placed team in Ligue 1 with a draw is no easy feat for Troyes.
Julien Laporte's own goal was preceded by a terrible back pass from Montassar Talbi, which Ronnie Lopez gratefully kicked in, but goals by Stephane Diarra and Quentin Boesgaard ensured the game ended at Stade de Aube last weekend.
No doubt the visitors should be satisfied with their placement in the middle of the table having only been promoted to the big time in 2021, and scoring 10 goals in their last five games is cause for optimism, but they are still looking for their first clean sheet in 2021. Season , which is unlikely to come on the land of heroes.