PSG is the Winner in the Coupe de France. Paris Saint-Germain beat Monaco 2-0 to win the Coupe de France and keep their domestic treble hopes alive. Kylian Mbappé was the star of the show.
Scorers: Icardi 21′, Mbappé 82′
With Neymar out, Mauricio Pochettino’s team relied on Kylian Mbappé and Mauro Icardi to lead the line.
And it was the Argentina international who scored the game’s first goal on 21 minutes, tapping in after Mbappé took advantage of a Monaco blunder.
It was a bright moment in a dominant first half for PSG. Who dominated possession and had an easy out-ball in Mbappé.
With 15 minutes left in the second half, this cagey game proceeded in much the same vein, with Monaco having their first shot on goal.
Mbappé, on the other hand, was the star of the show. Almost scoring a 40-yard chip but for the crossbar at Parc des Princes.
However, the World Cup winner eventually got the goal efforts deserved, slotting home with eight minutes remaining in the game.
Paris Saint-Germain regained their Coupe de France title with a 2-0 win over Monaco in the Stade de France, thanks to Kylian Mbappe’s outstanding performance.
PSG leaned on Mbappe in Paris without Neymar, and the former Monaco sensation delivered with an assist for Mauro Icardi’s opener before completing the win himself late on.
Monaco pushed and puffed after falling in the 19th minute. But the closest Niko Kovac’s side came to equalize when Gelson Martins’ deflected cross touched the crossbar.
Monaco’s humiliation in their first participation in a Coupe de France final in 11 years sealed with nine minutes remaining. As Mbappe dinked home for PSG’s 14th title.
Mauricio Pochettino’s side may have been without Neymar, but PSG’s other key player was at the heart of their opener.
Mbappe held his cool after pounced on Axel Disasi’s clumsy touch following a goal-kick, teeing up Icardi for a straightforward finish into an empty net.
As PSG pressed for a second, Alessandro Florenzi forced a save from Radoslaw Majecki. But Keylor Navas had to stop Kevin Volland’s header at the opposite end.
Greetings, Wissam. After another fantastic season, Ben Yedder will be at Euro 2020. Still, France forward – and Monaco’s talisman replaced after an hour without registered a shot as PSG kept Kovac’s side at bay.
With 20 minutes remaining, luck on PSG’s side when Gelson’s deflected cross hit the woodwork after looping over Navas.
Though Monaco appeared low on ideas, Krepin Diatta seized an effort from inside the box, and moments after hit the bar with a long-range chip, Mbappe ensured the win. When he raced onto Angel Di Maria’s cross and lofted in a lovely finish. PSG is the Winner in the Coupe de France.