Christophe Galtier hoped to lead Paris Saint-Germain to its first Champions League championship when he departed Nice to become their head coach.
Neymar scored his sixth goal in the ongoing Ligue 1 2022-23 and eighth goal in five games overall. Paris Saint-Germain are currently at the top spot with 10 points.
Former Nantes footballer Emiliano Sala lost his life in a plane crash while travelling in January 2019.
So far this season Lionel Messi has four goals and a league-high seven assists for leaders PSG and his partnership with Neymar is looking much like their Barcelona days.
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The French Cup 2021-22 triumph also helped Nantes earn a UEFA Europa League place next season.
Neymar was making his 100th Ligue 1 appearance for PSG, during which time he has been involved in 121 goals (77 goals and 44 assists). It was Neymar’s seventh assist in the league this season.
Paris Saint-Germain are 15 points clear of 2nd-place Marseille. PSG can seal the title if they win at Angers on Wednesday and Marseille draw at home to Nantes.
Paris Saint-Germain are ahead in the Round of 16 clash against Real Madrid courtesy of Kylian Mbappe’s strike in the first leg.
Andy Delort scored the lone goal of the match as Nice sit at second spot in table, making two-point gap with Marseille.
Nigeria winger Moses Simon scored the decisive spot-kick to make it 4-2 in the shootout for Nantes against Monaco in French Cup 2021-22 semifinal.
Lionel Messi set up Kylian Mbappe twice as Paris Saint-Germain come from behind to beat Saint-Etienne 3-1 at Parc des Princes.
Striker Mohamed Bayo broke the deadlock for Clermont against Marseille in the 13th minute, and substitute Jim Allevinah scored the second goal.
Meanwhile, table-toppers Paris Saint-Germain are 13 points clear of Marseille, who are four points ahead of third-placed Nice.
Portuguese midfielder Xeka scored the lone goal of the game for Lille against Montpellier in the 77th minute.
Frenchman Kylian Mbappe scored in the third minute of injury time for Paris Saint-German on Friday. The win took PSG 16 points ahead of second-placed Marseille.
Lionel Messi started for PSG after recovering from Coronavirus but failed to make an impact against Nice in French Cup 2021-22 round of 16.