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Neymar vs Angers

On behalf of the 18th day of Ligue 1 Uber Eatsthe PSG receives the Angers SCO this Wednesday evening (9 p.m. on Canal +) to Princes Park. The opportunity for men to Christophe Galtier to return to winning ways in the league after the setback suffered against RC Lens. Focus on the history, the issues and the keys to this PSG-Angers.

This meeting of the 18th day of League 1 Uber Eats between the Paris Saint Germain and the Angers SCO is symbolic for Red Blue. Indeed, the Angevins were the first opponents of the club of the capital during its first match in the elite of the championship of France on August 11, 1971. PSG then lost 2 goals to 0. The first victory gleaned at the Princes Park in the first division dates back to August 13, 1974 against … Angers. So led by Just Fountain on the bench, the Parisians had won 3 goals to 2. Since this first success in their lair, the capital club now has 529 successes in 866 matches in Princes Park. the Paris Saint Germain stands this evening for the 32nd time in history against the Angers SCO. The record is largely in favor of the team that receives this evening with 21 wins, 7 draws and only 3 defeats. In terms of direct confrontations, the PSG surfs on a series of 27 official meetings without defeat against the Angevins. The last setback for the Parisians against their evening opponents dates back to January 12, 1975 and a defeat (3-1) in Angevin lands. A series of record invincibility for the Red Blue. The other series facing the Angers SCO is that of consecutive victories. Indeed, the Paris Saint Germain remains on 14 successes in a row against the Scoists in official matches. A series that lasts from 0-0 from December 1, 2015 to Raymond Kopa Stadium in the league, and which is the second best performance behind the 17 consecutive victories against FC Nantes.

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In history, no less than 12 players have worn the colors of the two clubs: Loris Arnaud, Claude Arribas, Thierry Bacconnier, Sylvain Bied, Jean-Pierre Bosser, Grégory Bourillon, Jean Deloffre, Jean-Pierre Dogliani, Bruno Germain, Albert Poli, Kalifa Traoré and Pierre Vermeulen. In terms of performance against Angersthe top scorer in Paris is Kylian Mbappe with 8 achievements. Number 7 of PSG so ahead Francois M’Pele and Neymar (6), Angel Di Maria (5) then Edinson Cavani and Mauro Icardi (4).

Challenges

If the PSG must reconnect with victory in the league in front of his home crowd this Wednesday evening, it is also to keep his lead over the RC Lens in the ranking. Before the 18th day of League 1 Uber Eatsthe Paris Saint Germain is 4 points ahead of the Blood & Gold. The defeat on the lawn of Bollaert-Delelis Stadium ended a long series of invincibility of the Red Blue in the league, however, the men of Christophe Galtier remain untouchable Princes Park.

The key to the game

At Princes Parkthem Red Blue have always found the fault since the 0-0 againstOGC Nice on December 21, 2021 then driven by … Christophe Galtier. In 19 games in his lair, the PSG scored 51 goals. A figure to rely on when facing the Angers SCO this Wednesday evening.

Figures and facts compiled by Michael Kollar on the official website of Paris Saint Germain.