Ligue 1 2019/20

DomesticTadpole

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Herrera playing well, but he is in a good side in a not very good league. Glad he has settled in though.
 

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What do people reckon Tuchel will do when we get to CL KOs and say Mbappe, Icardi, Neymar, Di Maria and Cavani are all fit and firing?

At least one will have to be left out if not two as I'd play Gana and Herrera in the away leg at least and Verratti is obviously a certain starter if fit.

Easy choice I guess is to leave out Icardi but he's made a very good start to this PSG career.
 

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What do people reckon Tuchel will do when we get to CL KOs and say Mbappe, Icardi, Neymar, Di Maria and Cavani are all fit and firing?

At least one will have to be left out if not two as I'd play Gana and Herrera in the away leg at least and Verratti is obviously a certain starter if fit.

Easy choice I guess is to leave out Icardi but he's made a very good start to this PSG career.
What a problem to have. Cavani doesn't get much of a look in.
 

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What a problem to have. Cavani doesn't get much of a look in.
Cavani will still be in for his workrate I reckon unless they let him go in January. Mbappe obviously a must pick so guess it will come down to if Neymar has his annual injury/vacation at the carnival and then decision is made a bit easier.

Di Maria also seems to have had a very strong start to the season.
 

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What do people reckon Tuchel will do when we get to CL KOs and say Mbappe, Icardi, Neymar, Di Maria and Cavani are all fit and firing?

At least one will have to be left out if not two as I'd play Gana and Herrera in the away leg at least and Verratti is obviously a certain starter if fit.

Easy choice I guess is to leave out Icardi but he's made a very good start to this PSG career.
I guess Verratti + two of Gueye/Marquinhos/Herrera in midfield. Cavani is clearly the lowest in the pecking order among the strikers, which of the other four gets dropped is more difficult. I'd agree that Icardi would be easiest to drop, but all of them are amazing when in form.
 

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Cavani will still be in for his workrate I reckon unless they let him go in January. Mbappe obviously a must pick so guess it will come down to if Neymar has his annual injury/vacation at the carnival and then decision is made a bit easier.

Di Maria also seems to have had a very strong start to the season.
Neymar must be due a holiday soon or his sister's birthday or something.:lol:
 

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Rather one sided half to put it mildly... PSG 1/33 for the title already. Value for money :lol:
 

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Replacing Icardi with Lukaku has been such a masterstroke by mr 100-euros restaurant Conte (for Utd and Juve)! :wenger:
 

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Dijon :lol::lol:
 

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Draxler booked for kicking the ball away, when they are losing. How stupid.
That's a guy that's frustrated he's never going to live up to his potential. He's just been non-existent in the last few years outside of one goal against OM, which doesn't say much.

Congrats to Dijon though, they have never beaten PSG. Only Mbappe can say he had a good game, the rest of the team simply couldn't be bothered.
 

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Great win for Dijon. This is already PSG's third defeat of the season. It's good that teams aren't that scared of them anymore. PSG's issues are ever the same, they can win the league with their B team
 

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I only watched part of the game, but PSG midfield seemed very poorly constructed, big gaps between the players and a flat footed plodder that can't defend well (Paredes) left isolated in the centre far too often. It looked a textbook example of how not to do a midfield 3.
 

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Marseille Vs Lyon tonight and Rudi Garcia's first match against marseille! A marseille win takes them in second place of the Ligue 1 table, Villas Boas is doing wonders with the resources he was given for the season. Atmosphere will be outstanding with a complete sell out Stade Velodrome!
 

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Marseille Vs Lyon tonight and Rudi Garcia's first match against marseille! A marseille win takes them in second place of the Ligue 1 table, Villas Boas is doing wonders with the resources he was given for the season. Atmosphere will be outstanding with a complete sell out Stade Velodrome!
Watched the game, unbelievable atmosphere. I knew Marseille were a rowdy bunch but that was nuts, was watching the crowd more than the match. How does any away team win there?
 

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Watched the game, unbelievable atmosphere. I knew Marseille were a rowdy bunch but that was nuts, was watching the crowd more than the match. How does any away team win there?
For me they are the best fans in europe when it comes to stadium atmosphere and I can vouch for this as I have attended several matches the last two years. Eventhough the club has been struggling for several years they still generate the highest crowd attendances in France.
 

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For me they are the best fans in europe when it comes to stadium atmosphere and I can vouch for this as I have attended several matches the last two years. Eventhough the club has been struggling for several years they still generate the highest crowd attendances in France.
Even in France they aren't the best, Saint-Etienne is far above them in terms of atmosphere.
We can talk about the game in Europa league vs Limassol with only 5000 people in the stadium?
In Europe there are plenty of clubs like Olympiakos, Dortmund, ATM that have a better one.
 

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Even in France they aren't the best, Saint-Etienne is far above them in terms of atmosphere.
We can talk about the game in Europa league vs Limassol with only 5000 people in the stadium?
In Europe there are plenty of clubs like Olympiakos, Dortmund, ATM that have a better one.
Saint Etienne Can't even fill their own stadium in big matches.
 

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Two decent Ligue 1 matches this evening.

Third place Angers host Marseille.

Lyon face Lille at home.
 

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Until just now in the Guardian, Bordeaux are competing in a beer drinking contest. It said they were 7 pints behind PSG. But in the last few seconds they have corrected it to points