Lorient 1 – PSG 1: Stalemate at the Stade Yves Allainmat against Les Parisiens

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On Wednesday, Lorient and PSG were held to a 1-1 draw at the Stade Yves Allainmat. Lorient arrived at the game looking pick up points, following a previous defeat to FC Metz. PSG were looking to extend their winning run after a 2-0 victory against AS Mónaco. As the table looks today, Lorient and PSG currently occupy 19th and 1st spots in the league, with 16 points and 46 points respectively after 19 matches.

Lorient started strong and were rewarded for their efforts, with a goal from Thomas Monconduit just before half-time

PSG took the initiative in the second half, thanks to Mauro Icardi finding the net just before the final whistle. The game ended wih a 1-1 draw.

For Lorient, Igor Silva, came on for Armand Lauriente. PSG brought on Sergio Ramos and Sekou Yansane, to replace Nuno Mendes and Ander Herrera.

The referee booked Dango Ouattara from Lorient. PSG had the worst of it though, with Sergio Ramos and Georginio Wijnaldum seeing yellow, and Sergio Ramos (2 yellow cards) then sent off with a red.

Next up, Lorient are away to Lille, whilst PSG will travel to face Lyon.

Technical card:
FC Lorient: Paul Nardi, Houboulang Mendes, Moritz Jenz, Julien Laporte, Vincent Le Goff, Enzo Le Fee, Laurent Abergel, Thomas Monconduit, Terem Moffi, Dango Ouattara and Armand Lauriente (Igor Silva, min.78)
Paris Saint-Germain: Keylor Navas, Achraf Hakimi, Presnel Kimpembe, Marquinhos, Nuno Mendes (Sergio Ramos, min.46), Ander Herrera (Sekou Yansane, min.75), Idrissa Gueye, Georginio Wijnaldum, Mauro Icardi, Angel Di Maria and Lionel Messi
Stadium: the Stade Yves Allainmat
Goals: Thomas Monconduit (1-0, min. 40) and Mauro Icardi (1-1, min. 90)

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