Marseille 0-2 PSG: Super-sub Mbappe stars in Le Classique win

Marseille 0-2 PSG: Super-sub Kylian Mbappe steps off the bench to score wonderful solo goal and Julian Draxler adds injury-time second… as Thomas Tuchel’s side battle past bitter rivals in Le Classique

  • Kylian Mbappe came off the substitutes’ bench to win Le Classique for PSG
  • Mbappe struck three minutes after coming on at the Stade Velodrome
  • Julian Draxler scored at the death to seal the victory for Thomas Tuchel’s side 
  • The win over their fierce rivals maintains PSG’s 100 per cent record in Ligue 1 

Kylian Mbappe stepped off the bench to help PSG edge fierce rivals Marseille in Sunday’s Le Classique at the Stade Velodrome. 

A 62nd minute substitute, teenage sensation Mbappe scored just three minutes later with a wonderful solo goal to help edge a tight game.

Julian Draxler then added an injury-time second on the counter to seal the deal for Thomas Tuchel’s men.

The victory continues PSG’s 100 per cent start to the Ligue 1 season.  

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Kylian Mbappe came off the substitutes' bench to help win Le Classique for PSG

Kylian Mbappe came off the substitutes’ bench to help win Le Classique for PSG

Mbappe struck three minutes after coming on at the Stade Velodrome to break the deadlock

Mbappe struck three minutes after coming on at the Stade Velodrome to break the deadlock

PSG players celebrate with goal-scorer Mbappe after his opening goal at the Stade Velodrome

PSG players celebrate with goal-scorer Mbappe after his opening goal at the Stade Velodrome

Julian Draxler added a late second on the counter to seal the three points for the visitors

Julian Draxler added a late second on the counter to seal the three points for the visitors

PSG players celebrate after the final whistle following their win over Marseille

PSG players celebrate after the final whistle following their win over Marseille

MATCH FACTS AND LEAGUE TABLE 

Marseille: Mandanda; Sarr, Rami, Kamara, Amavi; Sanson, Strootman (Radonjic), Gustavo; Thauvin (Germain), Payet, Ocampos (Mitroglu)

Subs not used: Caleta-Car, Pele, Hubocan, Lopez

Goalscorers:

PSG: Areola; Kehrer, Marquinhos, Nsoki; Meunier, Verratti, Draxler, Bernat; Di Maria (Rabiot), Neymar; Choupo-Moting (Mbappe)

Subs not used: Buffon, Diarra, Nkunku, Diaby, Rimane

Goalscorers: Mbappe 65, Draxler 90+5 

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