Cavani at the double as PSG close in on Nice - SBS - The World Game

Edinson Cavani scored twice as Paris Saint-Germain moved within one point of Ligue 1 leaders Nice with a hard-fought 2-0 win at Nantes. Source: Omnisport. 22 Jan 2017 - 8:44 AM UPDATED 12 MINS AGO ...

Edinson Cavani clinical with brace at Nantes to keep PSG momentum going - ESPN FC (blog)

Paris Saint-Germain's strong start to 2017 continued with a 2-0 win at Nantes thanks to an Edinson Cavani double. Nantes. Paris Saint-Germain. 0. 2. FT. Game Details. Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » · GameCast · Lineups and Stats. Positives.

yellow card for 'trickery' with ball - Stuff.co.nz

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti was given an unusual yellow card on Sunday (NZ time) for anti-sporting behaviour known in the game as "trickery'' after dropping to his knees and using his head to send the ball trickling back to his ...

PSG player gets unusual yellow card for 'trickery' with ball - Watertown Daily Times

FILE - In this Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016 file photo, PSG's Marco Verratti gestures during the League One soccer match against Nice, at the Parc des Princes stadium, in Paris, France. Verratti was given a seemingly unusual yellow card for anti-sporting ...

Ben Arfa content with striker role at PSG - FourFourTwo

Hatem Ben Arfa believes he is improving his game by playing in a central striking role, and is enjoying life at Paris Saint-Germain. Share0Tweet0Email0Share0. Published. 18 min ago. Hatem Ben Arfa has no qualms about his role at Paris Saint-Germain, ...

Emery hails PSG personality after tricky Nantes test - FourFourTwo

Paris Saint-Germain's ability to stifle Nantes' threat drew praise from head coach Unai Emery. Share0Tweet0Email0Share0. Published. 33 min ago. Unai Emery hailed the personality of his Paris Saint-Germain side after they safely negotiated their way ...

Cavani's double seals it for impressive PSG - Sportstarlive

The impressive away win against Nantes leaves PSG still in third, but it is now just a point behind leaders Nice and levels with Monaco, which has a game in hand on Sunday at home to Lorient. Reuters. 22 January, 2017 01:20 IST. AFP | Paris. Share.

Cavani wins race to 20 goals in Europe's top leagues - Goal.com

Edinson Cavani has become the first player in Europe's top five leagues to score 20 goals this season. The Uruguayan netted twice to lead Paris Saint-Germain to victory against Nantes on Saturday, meaning he has now struck 20 times in just 18 games in ...

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti has been given this season's strangest yellow card in 2-0 win over Nantes - The Sun

WE MAY only be in January, but it will take some doing to beat the season's strangest yellow card awarded to Marco Verratti. The Paris Saint-Germain ace was booked in his side's 2-0 win over Nantes in Ligue 1 after getting on his knees, and heading the ...

Cavani scores twice as PSG beats Nantes 2-0 to pressure Nice - MetroNews Canada

PARIS — Edinson Cavani punished Nantes for missing clear chances by scoring both goals as Paris Saint-Germain won 2-0 away from home to move one point behind leader Nice. Cavani is thriving now that he is out of Zlatan Ibrahimovic's shadow and has ...

Nantes 0-2 Paris Saint Germain - BBC Sport

French champions Paris St-Germain moved within a point of Ligue 1 leaders Nice as striker Edinson Cavani's brace earned a 2-0 win at Nantes. The Uruguay forward turned in Lucas Moura's cross to put the visitors ahead at the break. Thomas Meunier ...

Cavani double edges PSG towards top Ligue 1 > Match Reports - LFP

Edinson Cavani scored both goals as Paris Saint-Germain defeated FC Nantes 2-0 on Saturday to move within a point of leaders OGC Nice. FC Nantes 0-2 Paris Saint-Germain THE MATCH Nantes had won their last four league games, inspired to better form ...

Cavani double puts PSG within a point of the top - Daily Mail

PARIS, Jan 21 (Reuters) - French champions Paris St Germain moved within a point of leaders Nice when Edinson Cavani struck twice to secure a 2-0 win at Nantes on Saturday. The Uruguay striker found the back of the net in each half to put third-placed ...

Verratti gets strangest yellow card you'll see in 2017 - Goal.com

Marco Verratti might just have been given a yellow card that won't be beaten for strangeness in 2017. Liverpool title dreams turning to dust. During PSG's encounter with Nantes in Ligue 1 on Saturday, Verratti was booked for getting on his knees and ...

LIVE: Nantes vs PSG - Goal.com

A huge talking point will be the referee's decision to first book Marco Verratti in peculiar circumstances as he got down onto the ground to tap the ball back to his goalkeeeper with his head, and then not to give him a second yellow for a challenge on ...

Paris Saint-Germain test yardstick for rejuvenated Nantes - Gulf Times

Nantes' coach Sergio Conceicao (second from left) celebrates with his players after his team beat Caen 1-0 in their Ligue 1 match on Wednesday. (AFP). Text Size: A A A. AFP/Paris. Sergio Conceicao has inspired a revival at former French giants Nantes ...

Can PSG continue their 2017 form and win at highly motivated Nantes? - ESPN FC (blog)

Take a look around Ligue 1 ahead of week 21's fixtures, as PSG hope to keep pace with Monaco and Nice. Paris Saint-Germain have been in good form since the start of 2017: a 7-0 thrashing of SC Bastia in the Coupe de France was followed by a 2-0 win ...

PSG still seeking to sign striker this month, coach Unai Emery confirms - ESPN FC

Take a look around Ligue 1 ahead of week 21's fixtures, as PSG hope to keep pace with Monaco and Nice. Carlo Ancelotti dismisses the suggestion that Bayern Munich might sign PSG midfielder Marco Verratti. Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery has ...

PSG still on the hunt for a striker, says Emery - Goal.com

Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery says that the French giants still hope to sign a striker before the close of the transfer window. Guardiola's late-night talks with Aguero. The Ligue 1 champions spent a reported €42 million (£36.4m) on attacking ...