Paris Saint-Germain overcame the absence of Brazilian star Neymar and the team continued its successive victories in the French Football League with a big 3-0 victory over Nantes on Saturday in the ninth round of the competition, which today also saw Rennes win 2-1 at Brest Stadium.
Saint-Germain continued their successive victories and achieved their seventh successive victory, to confirm that they got rid of the starting stumble after their defeat in the first two matches of the current season.
Saint-Germain strengthened its lead in the competition table, raising its score to 21 points, to stand alone in the lead, 3 points ahead of Lille Wren, and Nantes stuck at 8 points in 15th place.
The first half of the match ended with a goalless draw, then Ander Herrera, Kylian Mbappe and Pablo Sarabia scored the match goals in the 47th and 65th minutes from a penalty kick and 88.
Rennes regained the tone of victories after two draws and one defeat, and scored a precious victory today, bringing his tally to 18 points in third place on goal difference only behind Paris Saint-Germain and Lille.
The first half of the match ended with a goalless draw, then Brest scored the goal through Frank Honorat in the 57th minute, then Reid responded with two goals scored by Damien da Silva and Nayef Akrad in the 66th and 70th minutes.