Just when PSG's latest attack looked to be coming to nothing, Mbappe raced into the box and kept the play alive before cutting his cross into Messi's path. The former Barcelona ace took a touch before smashing the ball in off the crossbar. 72' Pochettino tries to give his defence a lift as Ramos replaces Marquinhos.
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79' That is 12 assists now for Mbappe this season, which is more than any other player in Ligue 1. 77' Ouattara's night is also over, with Lauriente on in his place. 77' Further changes for Lorient as Moffi makes way for Boisgard. 73' Mbappe showed great vision to pick out Messi, and his night continues to get better as the minutes tick by. 73' GOAAALLLL - PSG 4-1 LORIENT - Messi grabs his first goal of the night, but he wastes no time and rushes to thank Mbappe, who now has two goals and two assists inside the first 75 minutes.
24' Messi has decided to go and play in the middle of midfield in order to receive more possession. 22' Pochettino's troops are not under any pressure inside their own half, and it seems like Lorient are more focused on keeping the score at 1-0 rather than trying to score their first goal of the evening. 20' The tempo has dropped since Pochettino's men opened the scoring. Worryingly for Lorient, PSG have a record of W9, D0, L0 when scoring the opening goal at home in the French Ligue 1 this season. 17' Neymar now has six goals in Ligue 1 this season, and with the way he, Messi and Mbappe have started, it would be no surprise to see him add to that tally this evening.
15' After a rough few weeks for the PSG squad, Neymar's goal should settle them down and with the fans firmly behind them, they will hope to push for a second before half-time. 12' Mbappe showed great vision to pick out his team-mate, especially when he could have gone for goal himself. 12' GOAAALLL - PSG 1-0 LORIENT - Simply brilliant from PSG's front three as Messi, Mbappe, and Neymar combine to devastating effect. All three of them were practically stood together when Messi received the ball, but his delicate flick found Mbappe. The former Monaco man played in Neymar, who took his time before firing past Dreyer. Outstanding! 10' Neymar needs to be careful from now on as he barges into Lorient full-back Mendes at full speed.
PSG v Lorient Live Commentary & Result, 03/04/22, Ligue 1That is all for tonight folks, thanks for joining us, goodbye! PSG are now 12 points clear at the top of the table, and Pochettino's men will get the chance to push on when they travel to Clermont next weekend, while Lorient will face Saint-Etienne on home soil. PSG bounce back from their defeat to Monaco in style, as they score five past Lorient in their first game back after the international break. Mbappe was the star of the show, but Neymar's two goals also helped them on their way. It was the Brazilian who opened the scoring, while Pochettino's side were 2-0 up at the break, thanks to Mbappe's powerful drive. Lorient managed to pull a goal back after an improved performance at the start of the second half, but Moffi's strike was nothing but a consolation after further goals from Mbappe, Messi and Neymar.
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