Paris Saint Germain defeated Ajaccio by 5 goals as they edge closer to winning the Ligue 1 title. Fans of the club reacted to the win and also Lionel Messi as he got booed for the 3rd time this season.
PSG vs Ajaccio was an important fixture for many reasons. Firstly, PSG needed 3 points to get closer to the Ligue 1 title. Secondly, it was the return of Lionel Messi to the PSG squad after his suspension.
As reported earlier, the Argentine’s suspension was reduced to one week as Christophe Galtier confirmed he’ll be starting in the fixture.
The Parisian went into the match with a full squad. They not only came prepared but showed it onto the pitch as early goals from Fabian Ruiz and Achraf Hakimi set the tone for the rest of the match.
Heading into halftime, Paris Saint Germain sat comfortably as they were cruising towards victory. One worry for the team and their star Lionel Messi was the constant boos from the Paris fans whenever the Argentine had the ball.
This was the 3rd time, Messi got booed by the PSG fans. 4th if you count his both seasons.
After halftime, PSG was more confident in their attacking abilities as the magnificent Kylian Mbappe scored twice in just 8 minutes to improve the tally to 4 goals.
An own goal from Ajaccio defender Mohamed Youssouf made it even worse for the club fighting relegation.
The match ended with PSG winning 5-0. Fans quickly jumped to Twitter to celebrate the victory but also discuss the unpleasant event where Lionel Messi got disrespected.
Here are the best reactions,
Paris Saint Germain will next face Auxerre in Ligue 1 as they step by step get closer to another French title.