Dynamic Mbappe Inspires 10-Man PSG to Gritty Victory Over Le Havre
Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) secured a 2-0 win over Le Havre due to Kylian Mbappe and Vitinha’s goals following goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma’s early red card. PSG managed to maintain a four-point lead over second-placed Nice despite their victory. Mbappe netted his 15th goal of the season to give PSG the lead after being reduced to 10 men, while Vitinha sealed the win in the last minute of regular time.
PSG coach Luis Enrique commended the team’s adaptability and resilience, expressing his pride in their performance. He highlighted their exceptional defense and praised backup goalkeeper Arnau Tenas for his unexpected professional debut when Donnarumma was sent off.
Le Havre’s early aggression led to a red card for Donnarumma, and a subsequent PSG goal. PSG repelled Le Havre’s attempts to equalize and missed opportunities to score, but Vitinha eventually secured their victory with a deflected goal.
In Sunday’s afternoon fixtures, Monaco’s 2-0 win against Montpellier allowed them to close the gap to two points behind second-placed Nice. Brest and Lille also emerged victorious, solidifying their positions among the league’s top sides
Yusuf Yazici and Jonathan David’s late goals bolstered Lille’s standing by securing a win, keeping them level with other contenders in the league.