Kylian Mbappe's master class shoots at PSG to beat Dijon 4-0
Kylian Mbappe crowned a brilliant individual performance by scoring twice and creating another one for Mauro Icardi while the Paris St Germain leaders achieved a comfortable 4-0 victory over Dijon in its Flirt 1 clash at the Parc des Princes on Saturday.
With Neymar and Marco Veratti suspended and Thiago Silva disappeared due to injury, PSG It had a perfect start when midfielder Pablo Sarabia directed a shot by Marquinhos that beat Runar Runarsson in the third minute to give them the advantage.
Mbappe added a second in the 74th minute, timing his career perfectly to pick up Julian Draxler's ball before rounding Runarsson and running the ball through the diving goalkeeper's arms.
He then set up Icardi for PSG 's third three minutes later, sliding a perfectly-weighted pass into the path of the Argentinian striker for him to fire the ball home.
The 21-year-old completed his master attack class with a second goal in the time of detention at the end of the game, bouncing the ball beyond the helpless Runarsson to complete the 4-0 loss.
The win took PSG to 68 points from 27 games and restored their lead at the top of the table to 13 following second-placed Olympique de Marseille's 3-2 win over Nimes on Friday night. Dijon remain just above the relegation places with 27 points.
At the end of the initial kicks, Teji Savanier scored twice for Montpellier when they beat Strasbourg 3-0 and Angers put some light between them and the relegation zone with a 1-0 win for Brest.
The bottom Toulouse fell to a 2-0 loss at home against Rennes, while Amiens, who is second from below, lost 1-0 at home to Metz, with Farid Boulaya on the scoreboard for visitors.
On the south coast, Monaco had a 1-1 draw with Reims when Wissam Ben Yedder's penalty in the first half for the home team was canceled by a 58-minute draw by Hassane Kamara.