The star ensemble of coach Thomas Tuchel lost on Matchday 32 in Ligue 1 with chasers OSC Lille crashes 1: 5. For Paris Saint-Germain it was the highest competitive defeat since the memorable 1: 6 in the Champions League knockout round at FC Barcelona in March 2017. The game in LIVETICKER for reading)
While the German coach did not want to dramatize the bankruptcy and especially lamented the injury pitch, the French world champion Kylian Mbappe did not resist criticism.
"Losing 1: 5 is normal," Tuchel said, "considering the circumstances, but what's not normal is the fact that we've won so many games with such a small squad."
Kehrer and Diaby played despite illness
"Moussa Diaby and Thilo Kehrer could not actually play because they were sick," said the former Mainz and Dortmund coach. However, since defender Thiago Silva injured in the initial phase on the knee, Kehrer had already come on in the 16th minute.
In the same game Diaby: Thomas Meunier had in the 24th minute after a calf injury from the square, and the battered Frenchman came into play. To make matters worse, Juan Bernat was the last man to get a red card at the score of 1: 1 when he brought down Bayern flirt Nicolas Pepe in the 36th minute.
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These three PSG failures overturned the game in favor of Lille. But Mbappe did not want to hear about it and criticized the attitude of some players: "You can lose, but you have to lose in a certain way, we must not lose the character, as we did here."
Mbappe contradicts Tuchel
The World Champion did not want to share Tuchel's view either: "It's not normal to concede three, four or five goals, but we have to play with more personality – that was one of our biggest mistakes played. "
Despite the second defeat of the season, Paris are still comfortable 17 points ahead of Lille (64) with 81 points six games to go before the end of the season. PSG also has a game in the hindquarters. In the catch-up match at FC Nantes on Wednesday, the Sheikh club can make the sixth championship in series. (Service: The table of Ligue 1)
PSG with staff worries in front of Nantes
One only wonders who should run up against the canaries. "I do not know who can play against Nantes, as we will probably have only 13 to 14 players available," said Tuchel and listed the most prominent failures of his team:
We lost Lassana Diarra and Adrien Rabiot, while Neymar, Edinson Cavani, Angel Di Maria, Marquinhos and Thiago Silva have both lost weeks and are still missing, and now Thomas Meunier is also in the lead left out."
Bernat played on the ten
Wins PSG, was not worth mentioning to the public, Tuchel complained that the circumstances were not adequately appreciated. "People think it's normal, Juan Bernat (trained left-back. Note d. Red.) to play as tens or set up sick players, even though they should not actually play. "
If PSG scored the sixth consecutive Ligue 1 title on Wednesday, it is unlikely that anyone will speak of Tuchel's masterpiece. It will be classified as normal.