Ligue 1 IST (Indian Time), Live Stream and TV telecast: Reigning Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain take on newly promoted FC Metz in their second match of Ligue 1 campaign. The affair will take place at the Parc des Princes on the 21st of August.
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Match: Paris Saint-Germain Vs FC Metz (Ligue 1)
Date: August 21, 2016; 19:45 UK; 0:15 AM (22th August IST)
Venue: Parc des Princes, Paris
Paris Saint-Germain Vs FC Metz TV Details: Ten action/sports (Indian viewers), BT sports (UK), Sky Sports
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Despite losing their long-term top goalscorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic PSG managed to win their debut match of the season against SC Bastia nevertheless. The 73rd minute goal from left back Layvin Kurzawa gave a victory to Les Parisiens’ new manager Unai Emery, who had replaced the former PSG manager Laurent Blanc. PSG had a decent preseason spell, as they were the winners of the North America part of the 2016 International Champions Cup exhibition tournament
Meantime, Les Grenats were third in the Ligue 2 last season but it was enough as they promoted with Nancy and Dijon to the Ligue 1. FC Metz managed to grab 3–2 victory against Lille OSC at their debut game of the campaign. Though Les Grenats’s manager Philippe Hinschberger is sure not happy about his teams’s performance on defense and would like to see improvements in that area in the following match.
Paris Saint-Germain: Predicted Line-up (4–3‑3)
Trapp – Aurier, Kurzawa, Luiz, Kimpembe – Motta, Verratti, Pastore – Di Maria, Ben Arfa, Cavani.
FC Metz: Predicted Line-up (4–3‑3)
Didillon – Rivierez, Milan, Falette, Balliu – Doukoure, Cohade, Jouffre – Mollet, Nguette, Erdinc.