Bordeaux got here from two targets down to assert a 2-2 draw at Marseille on the weekend that Lionel Messi was unveiled to the Paris Saint-Germain crowd.
The hosts led at half-time due to targets from in-form Dimitri Payet and Cengiz Beneath earlier than 18-year-old defender Timothee Pembele and Remi Oudin scored for the guests.
House coach Jorge Sampaoli saved religion within the 11 which began final weekend’s 3-2 win at Montpellier.
The guests’ Yacine Adli was named on Vladimir Petkovic’s bench as a result of 21-year-old attacking midfielder’s anticipated transfer to AC Milan.
Nigeria’s Samuel Kalu collapses
There was a worrying sight after six minutes as Bordeaux’s Samuel Kalu collapsed outdoors the house penalty field with none contact with an opposition participant.
Lower than 90 seconds later Nigeria winger Kalu was again on his ft after therapy, he performed on for 5 minutes earlier than being substituted by Remi Oudin.
Beneath claimed his second aim in as many video games after the half hour mark after Brazilian midfielder Gerson’s cut-back.
Payet added his third of the marketing campaign 4 minutes earlier than the interval with a elegant effort which began close to the half-way line and completed along with his low shot into backside nook.
Petkovic’s males had been on stage phrases by the hour mark after Timothee Pembele, who joined on-loan from Paris Saint-German final week, and first-half substitute Oudin scored to assert the purpose earlier than Leo Balerdi was despatched off after 89 minutes for the hosts.
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Earlier, Lens claimed a 2-2 draw at house in opposition to Saint-Etienne regardless of Wahbi Khazri opening the scoring for Les Verts, report 10-time champions, after 20 seconds.
Khazri’s effort was Ligue 1’s quickest aim since Valentin Vada after 14 seconds for Bordeaux in opposition to Toulouse in January 2017.
Seven-time champions Lyon are nonetheless with no win this season after dropping 3-0 at Angers and had ahead Maxwell Cornet despatched off for 2 fouls within the second half.
Promoted Clermont made it back-to-back victories to start out their first top-tier marketing campaign as Guinea ahead Mohamed Bayo scored twice within the 2-0 house win over Ligue 2 champions Troyes, who’re underneath the Manchester Metropolis umbrella of the Metropolis Soccer Group.
On Saturday, Messi obtained a rapturous reception as he ran out onto the pitch together with PSG’s different summer time signings, with a 48,000-full home greeting the six-time Ballon d’Or winner regardless of the welcome ceremony happening an hour earlier than kick-off.
The Argentina attacker watched the 4-2 win over Strasbourg from the stands alongside Neymar and Angel di Maria — the trio not but thought of match-fit having loved an prolonged break after enjoying on the Copa America.
Elsewhere, Christophe Galtier had a profitable return to Lille, with whom he lifted the title final season, as his Good facet hammered the champions 4-0.