Neymar fired the scorer, but Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) allowed an equalizer just before the end of the game out of numbers.
PSG drew 1-1 with Stade Reims in the French professional soccer league 1 home game held at the Parc des Princes in Paris, France on the morning of the 30th (Korean time). However, PSG maintained first place with 15 wins, 3 draws and 2 losses (48 points), widening the gap with second place Lens (13 wins, 6 draws, 1 loss, 45 points) to 3 points.
Neymar scored two goals in a row following the Coupe de France (French Football Association Cup) match against Fay de Cassel on the 24th. Neymar, in particular, scored 12 goals in Ligue 1 this season, ranked second in scoring, and narrowed the gap with fellow teammate Kylian Mbappe (13 goals) by one goal. Neymar is also tied for first place in Ligue 1 assists (10 assists) and first in attack points (22) this season.
PSG showed poor performance that day. According to statistics specialist Opta, PSG only hit one shot during the first half. This is the fewest shots since April 2018 against Saint-Étienne (1). Fortunately, PSG took the lead with Neymar’s goal in the 6th minute of the second half. Lionel Messi’s shot from the left side of the arc hit Juan Bernat’s body and connected it to Neymar in front of the goal, who pushed it with his left foot. 메이저놀이터
However, PSG was outnumbered in the 14th minute of the second half when Marco Verratti was sent off for a rough tackle. PSG, who was playing a tough game, conceded a goal in the 51st minute of the second half just before the end of the game. In a counterattack situation, Reims’ Polarin Balogan caught the ball and passed the goalkeeper, then split the net with a right-footed shot from the right side of the penalty area.