Angers vs PSG, match tips & line up. Angers vs PSG, coordinate tips and line up. Mauricio Pochettino will be peering toward additional accomplishment in the wake of winning his first bit of flatware as a chief when Paris Saint-Germain travel to Angers for Saturday’s Ligue 1 fight.

The guests vanquished Marseille 2-1 in the Trophee des Champions on Wednesday night, while Angers have had an entire week to recuperate from their devastating destruction at Monaco.


Match preview

Angers manager Stephane Moulin pictured in October 2020

An improbable spot in European rivalry is still a lot of an opportunities for Angers, yet the way of their thrashing at Monaco has offered them no courtesies in the fight for the best five.

Guillermo Maripan, Kevin Volland and Stevan Jovetic all grabbed objectives against Stephane Moulin’s men, who saw their unbeaten streak go to a pounding stop at the Stade Louis II, despite the fact that they will be appreciative that none of the groups around them figured out how to win at the end of the week all things considered.

Just three focuses separate the seventh-placed Scoistes from an European compartment as things stand, albeit 6th set Marseille have played two less matches and can stay away themselves with triumph over Nimes a couple of hours before Angers do fight with PSG.

Moulin’s men had started the New Year in astounding style with a 2-1 success at Lille, yet a lowering destruction to individual European hopefuls Monaco filled in as an unforgiving rude awakening during the current end of the week’s hosts, and the 30 objectives that they have just dispatched this season is their most at this stage since the 1980-81 season.

Paris Saint-Germain PSG head coach Mauricio Pochettino pictured on January 9, 2021

Mauricio Pochettino fell flat to lead Tottenham Hotspur to a prize somewhere in the range of 2014 and 2019, yet fourteen days into his PSG rule, the Argentine at last has a bit of flatware in his possession.

Les Parisiens – supported by the exceptionally foreseen return of Neymar -conquered Marseille 2-1 in the Trophee des Champions as the Brazilian struck from 12 yards following Mauro Icardi’s opener, and the heroes set out a marker with that triumph in front of the second 50% of the period.

PSG have floundered as they continued looking for a fourth-consecutive Ligue 1 victory, yet the perpetual bosses are plainly not set up to give up their fortress on the French football scene right now, and just one point isolates Pochettino’s men from first-set Lyon heading into gameweek 20.

Lyon will unquestionably be relied upon to keep up their situation on the rankings as they have Metz on Sunday, however PSG would get back on their roost for at any rate 24 hours with triumph at Angers, which makes certain to go about as a thought process in Pochettino’s side to expand on their midweek achievement.

PSG have won in their last 10 gatherings with Angers across all rivalries, with the hosts winless in a class experience against Les Parisiens since 1975.

 

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Paris Saint-Germain's Neymar celebrates scoring against Marseille in the Trophee des Champions on January 13, 2021

Angers might actually be helped by the arrival of previous Southampton winger Sofiane Boufal for this tie, with the 27-year-old spending the most recent month uninvolved with a thigh issue.

Boufal is positively not expected to begin here, yet Moulin could pick to roll out an improvement on the left-hand side of the assault notwithstanding as Mathias Pereira Lage is in line to replace Pierrick Capelle.

Stephane Bahoken is pushing for a review having gone four games without a beginning, and Lassana Coulibaly could return into the hosts’ midfield alongside Thomas Mangani.

Pochettino has had the option to invite a large group of players back from the PSG clinical room since accepting office, yet the guests are still without COVID-positive trio Colin Dagba, Rafinha and Thilo Kehrer.

Neymar ought to unquestionably return into the principal XI this end of the week, while Danilo Pereira and Presnel Kimpembe have both completely recuperated from their separate wounds in a further lift to the victors.

However, Idrissa Gueye was no place to be seen on Wednesday after obvious stomach torments, yet his sickness isn’t believed to be anything genuine.

PSG reported on Friday that Pochettino has likewise restored a positive Covid test, so the Argentine won’t be on the touchline for this one.

Angers possible starting lineup:
Bernardoni; Manceau, Traore, Thomas, Doumbia; Mangani, Coulibaly; Cabot, Fulgini, Lage; Bahoken

Paris Saint-Germain possible starting lineup:
Navas; Florenzi, Marquinhos, Kimpembe, Kurzawa; Pereira, Paredes, Verratti; Di Maria, Mbappe, Neymar

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