Ligue 1: Lionel Messi and Kylian Mbappe's PSG double act shows no signs of life in tame Nice draw

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PARIS — Paris Saint-Germain and OGC Nice labored to a 0-0 draw as Mauricio Pochettino’s males stopped working again to click at Parc des Princes on Wednesday in Ligue 1.

The French giants may well be comfy at the Championnat top, however it was a sorrowful proving in front of objective which showed little seriousness from the hosts.

Mbappe looked indifferent and missed his finest possibilities which was supplied by seven-time Ballon d’Or winner Messi while the South American was when again ineffective in front of objective.

Neymar’s lack was anticipated to make things easier moving forward however it stayed similarly dissatisfactory despite who was shooting.

“I think we were better than they were. We had chances but did not score,” Pochettino stated after the match. “We deserved to win but these games happen in a season. We play with what we have. Creating chances is the most important thing. Some of it was inefficiency, some was their goalkeeper. It happens.”

Nice came closest to breaking the deadlock when Kasper Dolberg in some way struck the post rather of the back of the web in a significant let-off for Les Parisiens.

Gianluigi Donnrumma likewise needed to look out on many celebrations to guarantee that Christophe Galtier’s males did not discover a method through.

Ultimately, it makes little distinction at the Ligue 1 top with PSG still clear by double figures however the frustrating truth of Messi integrating with Mbappe and/or Neymar is growing more tiresome by the video game.

Even with Angel Di Maria contributed to the mix, there was hardly any fluency moving forward and Marco Verratti’s 2nd half intro stopped working to stimulate any life.

Not because early 2017 had PSG played out a goalless draw at Parc des Princes in Ligue 1 however that was this midweek’s fare to the frustration of the house assistance.

Based on their provings up until now this season, Messi, Mbappe and Neymar, presuming this is their only season playing together, have actually been a significant frustration.



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