Neymar Jr. scores the 350th goal of his career and PSG defeats Lille on the Ligue 1
This Saturday (3), PSG put on another show on the pitch. The Paris squad beat Lille by 3-0 in the 24th round of the Ligue 1. Lo Celso and Berchiche left one each and Neymar Jr. scored his 350th career goal.
First half –
10 minutes into the game, both teams caused danger, but it was clear that PSG dominated the field. Neymar Jr., Dí Maria and Lo Celso were the most prolific athletes in the pitch, but Lille’s defense kept away all their good opportunities, turning them into counterattacks. In one of these, at 18 minutes, Mendil received on the left and tried to kick, but Areola made the defense.
At the 23rd minute, it was PSG’s turn to scare. Dí Maria dropped a bomb outside the área, but Maignan defended. As an answer, at the 28th minute, after a quick Exchange of passes, Amadu also tried a kick from outside the área, but sent it out. The passed quickly and Lille held themselves, giving little spaces to the Parisian team.
In the 39th minute, on a counterattack of the counterattack, Cavani rushed out with Neymar Jr. into the area. When facing the goalkeeper, the Uruguayan chose not to pass the ball and missed the kick. But after 46 minutes, the goal came. Neymar Jr. threw the ball into the area, Dani Alves drove the defenders awat and the ball was left for Berchiche to score and finish the first half.
Second half –
After two minutes, El Ghazi almost left everything equal in a free-kick that was defended by Areola. After 9 minutes, Neymar Jr. answered by dribbling the adversary’s whole defense and kicked from outside the box, but Maignan defended. The match crossed the 15 minutes and, despite the Parisian superiority, Lille had not given up yet.
PSG pressed and forced Lille’s defense to create a wall. After the 25th minute, Neymar Jr. sent a free-kick in high over the penalty box. At 29, Dani Alves also had his chance of charging, this time from a distance, but also sent it out. However, the free-kick came in at 31. Njr tried again, close to the área, and scored his 350th career goal.
And to finish the match, Lo Celso closed the scoring. At 42 minutes, the Spaniard received from Lass, turned around and sent a from above, from outside the area, to make a goal and end the duel with a great victory.