Sixth-tier minnows pay big penalty as PSG cruise in French Cup -

Sixth-tier minnows pay big penalty as PSG cruise in French Cup

Paris Saint-Germain PSG, rested hotshots Neymar and Kylian Mbappe before vanquishing 6th level Linas-Montlhery 6-0 in the French Cup on Sunday as the beginner side were left to mourn a missed punishment when trailing only 1-0.

The part-clocks, whose spending limit is 2,000-times littler than the Qatari-supported Parisian goliaths, trailed to an objective on the half-hour by young person Adil Aouchiche.

Nonetheless, they were then granted a punishment after Colin Dagba cut down Issa Cisse.

Up ventured Idrissa Kanoute yet his agreeable spot kick was well-spared by Sergio Rico in the PSG objective.

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Not exactly a moment later, Uruguayan star Edinson Cavani, named commander for the match, concealed PSG’s second and the game was up.

Cavani, beginning a game without precedent for two months, included his second only the hour mark before Pablo Sarabia (63rd and 70th minutes) and Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting (87th) finished the defeat.

“We played genuinely and with lowliness,” said PSG mentor Thomas Tuchel.


“We had the right to win, it was a decent counterpart for the group and the club and a decent beginning to 2020.”

Tuchel was additionally brimming with acclaim for Cavani who has been connected with a winter move window move to Atletico Madrid in Spain.

“‘Edi’ is there to score, that is the thing that we request that he do. This will give him certainty, that is the best thing.”

Andre Villas-Boas’ Marseille required punishments to win away to fourth-level Trelissac in their last 64 tie.

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Lassana Diakhaby and Ange Gnaleko missed the essential spot kicks for the minnows as the 10-time previous champs maintained a strategic distance from a subsequent straight cup exit to a side from National 2.

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