Kylian Mbappe stars for PSG in 3-0 win over Nantes to regain top spot

Nantes 0-3 PSG: Kylian Mbappe stars for PSG as the French forward bags a brace before Nuno Mendes adds a third against the ten men of Nantes… as the Parisians regain top spot after unbeaten start to the season

  • Kylian Mbappe scores twice as PSG brush aside Nantes in 3-0 away victory
  • The Frenchman scored in either half before being substituted on 64 minutes
  • Nuno Mendes added a third after converting Neymar’s strike off the crossbar
  • Nantes were reduced to ten men after just 24 minutes after Fabio’s late tackle

PSG reclaimed top spot in Ligue 1 after Marseille had briefly occupied first place, with a 3-0 win over Nantes courtesy of a Kylian Mbappe brace and Nuno Mendes’ second-half strike. 

Mbappe opened the scoring after just 18 minutes, before the home side were reduced to ten men following a high challenge from Fabio on Vitinha resulted in a straight red with just 24 minutes on the clock. 

The French forward then made it two on 54 minutes after breaking at pace through the middle before playing a one-two with Lionel Messi and tapping in, with the goal passing a VAR check for offside. 

Portugal’s Mendes then added a third on 68 minutes after reacting first to Neymar’s shot, which clattered off the crossbar, with the Brazilian replacing Mbappe.  

France’s Kylian Mbappe scored twice in PSG’s 2-0 away victory at Nantes to go top of Ligue 1

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