French professional soccer club Paris Saint-Germain suffered their first loss of the season, with Lee Kang-In being out.
French professional soccer club Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) has suffered its first loss of the season.
PSG lost 2-3 at home to Nice in the fifth round of the 2023-2024 French Ligue 1 at the Parc des Princes in Paris, France on Saturday (Sept. 16).
With the loss, PSG, which has two wins and two draws in league play this season, drops to third place with two wins, two draws, and one loss.
After winning the title in each of the last two seasons, PSG drew the first and second rounds of the 2023-2024 campaign before bouncing back with back-to-back wins in the third and fourth rounds.
AS Monaco, who have played one game less, are first with 10 points (3 wins, 1 draw), followed by Nice, who defeated PSG on Sunday, with 9 points (2 wins, 3 draws).
Depending on the results of the mid-table teams in Round 5, including fourth-place Marseille (2 wins, 2 draws), PSG could fall further.
PSG’s international midfielder Lee Kang-in did not play on the day.
Lee has been sidelined since late August with a left quadriceps injury and is expected to return to action on Tuesday against Dortmund in the UEFA Champions League.
Lee is expected to join the national team for the Hangzhou Asian Games after the match.
In the match, PSG was led by Kylian Mbappe’s two solo goals, but were stunned by Nice, who also got two goals from Nigerian striker Terem Morphy.
Mbappe, who has been on the pitch since the second round this season, 온라인카지노 has scored in all four of his league appearances, netting his seventh goal of the campaign.
With two goals in three consecutive games in rounds three through five, Mbappe leads the league with seven goals.