Ligue 1 Day 38 Caen / PSG

Here we are, Day 38 and last day of the championship of France of the 2017-2018 season.

Very important game for Caen who wants to ensure to stay in Ligue 1.
For his last game with PSG, Unai Emery begins the game with a very revamped team and the usual organization 4-3-3:

Areola – Miller, Marquinhos, Kimpembe, Yuri B – Lass, Motta (c), Rabiot – Pastore, Weah, Nkunku

Substitute: Trapp, Lo Celso, Silva, Adli, Draxler, Rimane, Di Maria
Coach: Emery

4′ Goal opportunity, Pastore almost seems to open the scoring sheet after Samba missed his kick, but the Argentine misses the net.

9′ yellow card for Weah (PSG)

11″ Mbengue crosses / shot and the ball goes right above Areola and the bar for Caen.

13′ Goal opportunity, Meunier crosses to Nkunku but his shot is not strong enough.

17 ‘Goal opportunity, Rodelin header for Caen who passes above Areola’s net.

32 ‘Goal opportunity, Thiago Motta hit on target, but blocked by Caen’s goalkeeper.

34′ yellow card for Féret (Caen)

At the end of the first half we go from one side to the other.

45′ Duel Areola / Santini won by Paris’ goalkeeper.

45′ yellow card for Guilbert (Caen)

Caen is indeed seriously dominated but PSG lacks of realism and the Normans have also procured some good opportunities in this first period.




Second half, the Parisians play relax, Caen is under pressure because of Toulouse who leads 2-1 against Guinguamp.

71′ Header from Thiago Motta passes right beside Caennais’ net.

81′ Goal opportunity, Good shot from Rodelin, but Areola easily blocks it.

84′ Kevin Rimane replaces Marquinhos and Adli replaces Nkunku

90′ yellow card for Deminguet

Caen stays in Ligue 1. The 2017-2018 season is over!



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