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LIVE – Gamba Osaka-PSG: the festival continues for Parisians, Neymar offers himself a double

Hakimi’s Force Attempt

The Moroccan is offset by Mbappé on the right side. From a tight angle, he tries to hit in force but he stumbles on the Japanese goalkeeper.

Saito’s Strike

The Japanese tries his luck from a distance but it’s directly in the arms of Donnarumma.

Mbappé already in action

The French striker accelerates and finds Messi. The Pulga gives him a small heel in the area but the Japanese defense intervenes narrowly.

The first changes made by Galtier

Mbappé, Bernat and Paredes come into play in place of Sarabia, Nuno Mendes and Verratti.

The double for Neymar!

And that’s 5-1 for PSG! Found in depth, Neymar clears the Japanese goalkeeper in cold blood and scores in the empty goal.

Vitinha makes differences

The Portuguese accelerates full axis and breaks lines. He serves Neymar on the right side but the Brazilian does not manage to get into a central position.

PSG continues to push!

Vitinha’s shot went out through the Japanese goalkeeper. Behind, Neymar is jostled in the area but the referee believes that there is nothing.

Center a bit too strong from Nuno Mendes after a good job

The Portuguese makes his power speak in the left lane, but his center is too fruyant.

Messi’s festival… which is missing in the finish

Double hook from Messi to put his vis-à-vis in the wind. But the strike of the Pulga flies into the Japanese sky.

No change in the Parisian eleven

Christophe Galtier has not yet opened his bench, while the Japanese coach has meanwhile made six changes.

Neymar in his works

The Brazilian kept up the pace despite the break and gave us a nice double roulette.

Here we go again !

The Parisians are playing the last 45 minutes of their Japanese tour.

It’s break time at Panasonic Stadium!

After having been defeated for a long time by the Osaka goalkeeper, the Parisians then unfolded by scoring four goals in 10 minutes. The Japanese reduced the score in the 34th but the addition is already heavy for the locals.

The Paris scorers: Sarabia (28th), Neymar (sp, 31st), Mendes (37th) and Messi (39).

Donnarumma’s hesitation

The Parisian goalkeeper misses his exit a little and sends the ball back with his head directly into the feet of a player from Osaka. The subsequent lob attempt does not worry the Italian.

Parisian domination rewarded

After having stumbled on the Osaka goalkeeper for a long time, PSG are unfolding at the end of the first period. The break will be good for the Japanese!

And four for Paris!

PSG rolls out and Messi joins the party! On the left side, Neymar crosses in front of the goal and the Argentinian perfectly cuts the trajectory of the ball to deceive the Japanese goalkeeper.

And PSG regains a two-goal lead!

The match gets a bit crazy and PSG leads 3-1! Nuno Mendes is beautifully served by Vitinha above the defense. The Parisian piston takes the ball and hits hard in the opposite side netting.

The reduction of Osaka’s score almost in stride!

The Japanese combine and Kimpembe is caught behind his back. Onose crosses in front of the goal and, in two stages, Kurokawa pushes the ball into the back of the net!

Penalty converted by Neymar!

Neymar does justice to himself and allows PSG to take the break thanks to a magnificent opposite!

Penalty for PSG!

On a hook, Neymar is mowed down by an Osaka defender. The referee does not hesitate and indicates the penalty spot.

PSG finally finds the fault!

This time, Higashiguchi gave in, in two stages! Messi stumbles against the Japanese goalkeeper for the first time, but Sarabia follows well and catapults the ball into the goal to give PSG the advantage.

Higashiguchi won again ahead of Hakimi!

The Parisian side is launched in the right side and he goes to challenge the Japanese goalkeeper, who once again wins his duel!

It’s time for a cool break

Both teams take time to hydrate in the humid heat of Panasonic Stadium.

Messi’s free kick doesn’t go far

The Pulga tries its luck directly full axis at 25 meters. It passes about 50 cm from the skylight of Higashiguchi.

Sarabia in check after a Neymar festival

The Brazilian makes his direct opponent dizzy on the right side with stepovers. He finally puts himself in the center position and finds Sarabia at close range, but the Spaniard stumbles on the Japanese goalkeeper!

Rescue of Miura in front of Messi

The Argentinian is wanted at the far post but the Osaka defender takes the ball away from him at close range with an acrobatic gesture. It’s getting closer for PSG.

The huge opportunity for Neymar!

Verratti serves Neymar with a small ball above the Japanese defense. Neymar, alone at the penalty spot, controls the ball and strikes in first intention but is defeated by the Osaka goalkeeper!

It’s heating up in the Paris area

Big mess in the area after a corner. PSG can’t clear the ball and it ends with a Japanese strike. It is countered and it goes out of frame.

Strike from Messi!

The Argentinian is served full axis at the entrance to the surface. His shot is on target but a little too soft, and the Japanese goalkeeper folds well.

PSG put their foot on the ball

Long phase of possession of the club of the capital, which tries to impose the tempo.

Neymar picked up in extremis in the area

The Brazilian is found deep. He takes the ball and falls into the area, without the referee flinching.

Messi defeated by the doorman of Gamba Osaka!

The Argentinian is launched on the left side by Sarabia. In a slightly closed angle, he strikes but it’s a little too axial and pushed back by Higashiguchi.

The first offensive is for Gamba Osaka

The Japanese get a corner. It’s hit at the near post but the resumption of the head of a Gamba Osaka player misses wide.

Let’s go !

The kick-off of this last match of the Japanese tour of PSG is given. The Parisians are aiming for a third victory in three games in the land of the Rising Sun.

Both teams enter the field

Kick-off imminent at the Panasonic Stadium in Suita.

The composition of PSG

Christophe Galtier remains faithful to his 3-4-1-2.

Donnarumma – Ramos, Marquinhos, Kimpembe – Hakimi, Verratti, Vitinha, Mendes – Messi – Neymar, Sarabia

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