French Ligue 1 Wrap 22 January 2017 - Soccer Laduma

Paris Saint-Germain moved one point behind Nice, after they defeated Nantes 2-0 on Saturday evening. Edinson Cavani was hero on the day, as he netted a brace with strikes in the 21st and 65th minute. Bastia 1-1 Nice. Nice dropped points for the third ...

PSG's Verratti Booked For Headed Backpass - Football Gossip

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti was booked during his side's match with Nantes on Saturday night – for making a back-pass to his keeper. The incident took place during the first half. Verratti was just outside his own penalty area and ...

Marco Verratti's incredibly bizarre booking was actually a deserving one - JOE.co.uk

It was a strange sight seeing Marco Verratti receive a yellow card against Nantes, but it was completely warranted. Verratti was given an unusual yellow card during Paris Saint-Germain's 2-0 win away to Nantes on Saturday for non-sportsmanlike behaviour.

Watch bizarre moment PSG star Marco Verratti gets booked for HEADING ball back to his goalkeeper - Scottish Daily Record

Italian international picks up one of the strangest yellow cards you'll see in Ligue 1 clash against Nantes as referee takes to TV after the match to stand by his crazy decision. Share. ByRecord Sport Online. 14:00, 22 JAN 2017; Updated 14:08, 22 JAN 2017.

PSG 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 ...

Edinson Cavani brace puts PSG within a point of the top of the league table - The Indian Express

PSG were in control throughout at La Beaujoire as they snapped Nantes's four-game winning streak in the league. 0. Shares. Facebook · Twitter · Google Plus · Whatsapp. By: Reuters | Paris | Published:January 22, 2017 3:37 pm. psg, paris st germain, ...

Video: Why Marco Verratti received a yellow card for heading the ball back to his goalkeeper - Sportskeeda

Even though the 'keeper did not use his hands, Verratti was booked by the referee. by Rohith Nair @RohithNair. Video 22 Jan, 2017. Marco Verratti yellow card header goalkeeper Marco Verratti received a yellow card for this 'header' back to his goalkeeper.

PSG's Verratti gets bizarre yellow card for 'trickery' - SBS - The World Game

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti was given a bizarre yellow card on Sunday morning (AEDT) for anti-sporting behaviour, deemed as "trickery" after dropping to his knees and using his head to send the ball trickling back to his goalkeeper ...

Ligue 1: Edinson Cavani double leads Paris St-Germain past Nantes - SkySports

Edinson Cavani scored both goals as Paris St-Germain beat Nantes 2-0 on Saturday to move within a point of Ligue 1 leaders Nice. Uruguay international Cavani opened the scoring midway through the first half and made it 26 goals in as many matches for ...

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 ...

Cavani scores twice as PSG beats Nantes 2-0 to pressure Nice - Yahoo Sports

FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016 file photo, PSG's Edinson Cavani kicks the ball during their French League One soccer match between PSG and Lorient at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris, France. Cavani punished Nantes for missing clear ...

Cavani hits double for impressive PSG - Yahoo Sports

Paris (AFP) - Edinson Cavani struck his 19th and 20th goals of the Ligue 1 season as French champions Paris Saint-Germain won 2-0 at in-form Nantes on Saturday. The impressive away win leaves PSG still in third, but they are now just a point behind ...

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 ...

You Are The Ref: Why was Marco Verratti booked for crafty back pass? - Dream Team FC

Referees get a lot of stick. We're not going to get all pious and say that they shouldn't because sometimes they are terrible. But every now and then we see a bit of officiating that makes us realise we could never do what Mike Dean and co do. Take ...

Nantes - Goal.com

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. Cavani finished a well-worked team move involving Julian Draxler and Lucas Moura in the 21st minute of Saturday's ...

Immobile: 'Verratti in love with PSG' - Football Italia

Ciro Immobile believes old friend Marco Verratti “is in love” with Paris Saint-Germain and won't leave, but Italy are building a great squad. The Lazio striker sat down with newspaper La Stampa and you can read the rest of the interview here. He was ...

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 ...

Ben Arfa content with striker role at PSG - beIN SPORTS AUSTRALIA

Hatem Ben Arfa has no qualms about his role at Paris Saint-Germain, insisting he is happy to play in a central striker's berth. PSG has made a strong start to 2017 winning all four of its competitive matches, with a 2-0 victory at Nantes in Ligue 1 on ...

PSG's Emery thinks Draxler injury not serious - ESPN FC

Edison Cavani scored both goals in PSG's win over Nantes, bringing his Ligue 1 goal tally to 20. Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery has admitted the extent of Julian Draxler's injury sustained in Saturday's 2-0 win away at FC Nantes is unknown for ...

Ligue 1: Cavani boosts PSG, Bordeaux win - ESPN FC

Edison Cavani scored both goals in PSG's win over Nantes, bringing his Ligue 1 goal tally to 20. Edinson Cavani maintained his prolific goal scoring form with both goals as Paris Saint-Germain climbed to within a point of Ligue 1 leaders Nice following ...