KICK OFF FOR CLERMONT-PSG!
Paris Saint Germain return to Ligue 1 tonight at the Gabriel Montpied stadium in Clermont. Deprived of Mbappé, the Parisians want to start the Galtier era perfectly.
Stats that benefit PSG!
Tonight, Christophe Galtier will make his debut with PSG in Ligue 1, he who has never lost for his first alone on a bench of an elite club.
During the 2021-2022 financial year, PSG had dominated Clermont at the Parc des Princes (4-0), before winning even more widely in the return match (1-6).
Clermont will start a second season in a row in Ligue 1
With only 18 points taken at home in Ligue 1 last season, Clermont has the lowest total in this register among the teams still present this season. Saint-Étienne had 18 units, Bordeaux and Metz 16, but these formations are now in Ligue 2.
The Clermont composition
Diaw – Seidu, Wieteska, Ogier, Neto Borges – Gastien, Gonalons – Allevinah, Saracevic, Rashani – Andric
The composition of PSG, still in 3-4-1-2
As a reminder, Kylian Mbappé is forfeited
Donnarumma – Ramos, Marquinhos, Kimpembe – Hakimi, Vitinha, Verratti, Nuno Mendes – Messi – Neymar, Sarabia.
Sold out game
10,800 people at the Gabriel Montpied, and this for almost 10 days
First for the Paris away jersey
For its first Ligue 1 match, PSG will wear its new away kit
The FFF has finally validated Galtier’s contract
RMC Sport is able to confirm the information from France Bleu, according to which the contract of Christophe Galtier at PSG was validated by the French Football Federation this Saturday. The Parisian coach sent a letter to the DTN committing to update his continuing professional training during the year. The catch-up date will be set very soon. All the details are here.
The probable line-up of PSG
Follower of 3-4-1-2 since his arrival on the Parisian bench, Christophe Galtier should continue with this system. The starting XI should be similar to that of the Champions Trophy, with the presence of Pablo Sarabia in attack in the absence of Kylian Mbappé.
The probable composition of PSG in Clermont: Donnarumma – Ramos, Marquinhos, Kimpembe – Hakimi, Verratti, Vitinha, Mendes – Messi – Neymar, Sarabia
Welcome to RMC Sport to follow live commentary on Clermont-PSG, match counting for the 1st day of Ligue 1. The kick-off will be given at 9 p.m. at the Gabriel-Montpied stadium. For his big first in the league at the head of the Parisian team, Christophe Galtier will be deprived of Kylian Mbappé, injured in the adductors.