AS Monaco takes on PSG on 29th August at the Stade Louis II Fontvieille. Monaco is on 4 points with an opening week draw against Guingamp, and a 1-0 win over Nantes. While PSG is on 6 points winning 1-0 over Bastia at the opening week of Ligue 1 and scoring a 3-0 winner against Metz. Bt Sports will have the live coverage in the UK while Ten Sports will broadcast in the India. Here we will have full replay videos and 2016 Monaco vs PSG highlights.
The two teams are known as French Giants as PSG finished the Ligue 1 2015-16 season with a dominating display leading 31 points margin ending the season with 96 points. While Monaco finished the 2015-16 season on a 3rd spot having 65 points along with Lyon.
Italian midfielder Marco Verratti, Brazilian winger Lucas Moura, and the French international Left-Back Layvin Kurzawa are the Goal scoring forces this Ligue 1 Season 2016-17. Gabriel Boschilia is a Brazillian attacking midfielder who scored a stunning Free-Kick against Nantes was the only goal scorer in the second-week game has now loaned to the Belgian league side Standard Liège. Bernardo Silva and Fabinho are the only Goal scoring forces for AS Monaco.’
Monaco vs PSG Match Details
Date: 29 August 2016.
Venue: Stade Louis II, Fontvieille.
Time: 12:15 am (IST), 7:45 pm (UK).
Broadcasters: Bt Sports (UK) Ten Sports (India)
Monaco vs PSG Team News
Almamy Touré the Malian Defender has personal problems and is transferred to Rehab. He could probably miss half season of the Ligue 1 for Monaco. Monaco Defender Djibril Sidibé has a minor hip injury, striker Vágner Love has thigh injury, Kylian Mbappé is facing concussion and The Star striker Colombian international Radamel Falcao has pulled Thigh muscle and probably get back in a couple of Months. Monaco would look an attacking side after the return of Falcao as he creates an extreme threat for the opposition.
For PSG injury is not a matter of concern as they have a fully fit squad. Just one big name is included in the injury list. The Brazilian international centre-back Thiago Silva is a Marquee player who would play few games because of his Hip Injury. Edison Cavani and Angel Di Maria will play a key role in the Left and the Right wing changing sides respectively. Thiago Motta will provide a controlled passing and be holding game play while Lucas Moura can threaten the opposition with its deadliest pace.
Monaco (4-3-3 ):
Subasic, Diallo, Tisserand, Glik, Mendy; Traore, N’Doram, Moutinho; Boschilia, Cavaleiro, Jean.
PSG (4-3-3 ):
Trapp, Aurier, Luiz, Kimpembe, Kurzawa, Pastore, Motta, Rabiot, Lucas, Cavani, di Maria.
Monaco vs PSG Match Predictions
PSG the French league dominators are the Favorites and win convincingly over the opponents. Monaco has also qualified for the UEFA Champions league and will take the best performance to Outplay them.
I predict a 3-0 PSG win. Di Maria, Cavani, and Lucas to score.
Monaco vs PSG Match Highlights
Ligue 1 followers, Monaco vs PSG will be broadcasted on BT sports for the UK audience while Ten Sports will telecast complete live action for the Indian viewers. For any reason, if you missed the game can visit here after the game for full match replay videos and complete Monaco vs PSG highlights.