PSG were held to 0-0 draw by Nice down on Wednesday at the Parc des Princes. PSG were keen to hang onto their position at the top of league and extend their winning run after winning their previous two games in the competition. The most recent was against the Saint-Étienne away (3-1), the other to Nantes at home (3-1). Nice lost 1-0 in the last match they played against FC Metz. As things stand, PSG and Nice are 1st, (41 points) and 4th, (27 points), in the table respectively, after 16 matches.
PSG brought on Marco Verratti, Mauro Icardi and Leandro Paredes for Eric Ebimbe, Angel Di Maria and Presnel Kimpembe. Nice brought on Calvin Stengs, Kephren Thuram-Ulien and Amine Gouiri, to replace Justin Kluivert, Mario Lemina and Hicham Boudaoui.
There were bookings for Danilo Pereira and Angel Di Maria from PSG. For Nice, Justin Kluivert and Melvin Bard saw yellow.
|Paris Saint-Germain:||Gianluigi Donnarumma, Achraf Hakimi, Marquinhos, Presnel Kimpembe (Leandro Paredes, min.77), Nuno Mendes, Idrissa Gueye, Eric Ebimbe (Marco Verratti, min.62), Danilo Pereira, Lionel Messi, Angel Di Maria (Mauro Icardi, min.77) and Kylian Mbappe|
|Nice:||Walter Benitez, Jordan Lotomba, Dante, Jean-Clair Todibo, Melvin Bard, Hicham Boudaoui (Amine Gouiri, min.80), Morgan Schneiderlin, Mario Lemina (Kephren Thuram-Ulien, min.74), Justin Kluivert (Calvin Stengs, min.74), Kasper Dolberg and Andy Delort|
|Stadium:||the Parc des Princes|