Neymar Jr.

PSG and Bordeaux ties the Ligue Conforama 1 by 2-2

On this Sunday night (2), PSG lost its invencibility on French championship. The team tied the game against Bordeaux by 2-2 in the 15th round of Ligue 1 Conforama. Neymar Jr. opened the score and Mbappé closed it.

First half –

The first time started slow at the Matmut. In 10 minutes of game, no real chance was created by the teams. The smoke from the crowd’s flare invaded the stadium and the game had to be stopped for a while. When the vision of the field went back to normal, it was possible to see PSG dominate the duel, but with a certain difficulty.

The first good opportunity only came at the 22nd minute, with a bomb from outside the area, kicked from Kamano, which narrowly missed Buffon's goal. At 26, the striker tried somethinig similar, but the ball went way up. PSG only reacted at 31, when Neymar Jr. carried the ball through the right, to make a beautiful pass for Di María, who sent it out.

But, at 33, who opened the score was Neymar Jr., after receiving inside the area, the ball of Dani Alves. The referee took a few minutes to validate the goal, believing it was blocked, but in the end, PSG got the point.

By the end of the first half, PSG insisted on extending the score, but Bordeaux's defense closed until the last minute of the extra time.

Second half –               

On the first five minutes of the second half, Bordeaux did not leave the Parisian area. It started to scare the crowd and the defenders. So much that, at the seventh minute, after a good play from Karamoh, Plasil appeared in the area to leave the ball be kicked by Briand to tie the match. After the goal, at the 10th minute, Neymar Jr. left the pitch for Choupo Moting to come in and then the game’s pace fell.

However, on the 20th minute, in a counter attack, Mbappé accelerates more than everyone, invading the opposing area and unleashing a goal. The duel was again accelerated and at 25, in another counterattack, Di Maria almost scored the third for the team, but the ball exploded on the crossbar.

With 30 minutes played, the home side managed to get a balance against the Parisians. And for PSG's misfortune, Bordeaux tied the match, in the 39th minute, when Cornelius jumped higher than Thiago Silva to score with his head.

With no more excitement and good chances, the three-minute mark went up fast and the match at the Matmut Stadium ended in a draw, breaking PSG's unbeaten run on the Ligue 1 season.