The 14th round of the 2022/23 Ligue 1 season ushered in another battle, 2-1 after defending champions Paris Saint-Germain on the road with goals from Neymar and Danilo Pereira Defeat Lorient.
Seven minutes into the campaign, Nuno Mendes made a cross from the left side of the penalty area, and Neymar’s strong push from the small penalty area in the middle was blocked by Lorient goalkeeper Mwogo. Then Murphy knocked back in the middle, and Le Fey pushed hard at the top of the penalty area and was saved.
In the 9th minute, Mwogo was blocked by Neymar at the foot of Ejitic during the clearance, and then Ejitic made a cross in the penalty area, allowing Neymar to smash the ball in the middle and score the goal, helping Paris Saint -Germain opened the scoring with 1-0.
Paris Saint-Germain retains top spot in the standings
In the 28th minute, Mbappe made a cross from the bottom line from the left, and Ramos nodded the ball behind and was saved by the opponent’s goalkeeper. In the 33rd minute, Neymar shot low from a small angle in the penalty area, but the Lorient goalkeeper fell to the ground in time to resolve the crisis. In the 44th minute, Ashraf suddenly fell to the ground after crossing the goalkeeper on the right side of the penalty area. Ekitik immediately pushed hard in front of the small penalty area, but the ball was blocked by the opponent’s defender on the goal line.
In the 53rd minute of the second half, Le Goff sent a straight pass, Murphy and Le Fay cooperated, and then Murphy made a push shot in the penalty area to help Lorient equalize the score 1-1. In the 64th minute, Vitina shot a shot in front of the penalty area but it flew away. Then Bunker knocked down Neymar and was shown a yellow card by the referee on duty.
In the 81st minute of the battle, Neymar made a pass from the right corner, and Danilo Pereira headed the goal in front. In the end, Paris Saint-Germain maintained the score of 2-1 until the end of the game, and continued to rank first in the standings with a 4-game winning streak, while Lorient ranked sixth with 27 points.