PSG receives Nîmes to consolidate isolated leadership
Paris Saint-Germain returns to the pitch for Ligue 1 on Saturday (23/02) and can take another step towards the title. The match will be in the Parc des Princes at 17h (local time) in a 26th round match against Nîmes.
PSG leads the French championship with 65 points and one game less, against 50 of Lille. Nimes is in tenth, with 36.
Thomas Tuchel who will not count again with Neymar Jr and Cavani who are still recovering assured that Meunier and Bernat are available for the match. Tuchel made a point of praising his opponent at a news conference on the eve of the match.
"The first game was difficult for us because Nimes put a lot of intensity in their field, but in the Park of the Princes it's something else, they're going to be very brave, disciplined and aggressive, it's up to us to show our qualities and pay attention to the counterattacks. We will have to be serious if we want to win. "
Nîmes arrives at the Parc des Princes after two consecutive victories against Nantes and Dijon, which allowed the team to stay in the middle of the table.