Neymar Shines As PSG Put Six Past Bordeaux
French Ligue 1 Report: Paris Saint-German v Bordeaux 30 September 2017
French Ligue 1
Result: Paris Saint-German 6-2 Bordeaux
Date: 30 September 2017
Venue: Parc de Princes
Neymar bagged two goals and an assist as Paris Saint-Germain humiliated Bordeaux 6-2 in Ligue 1 on Saturday evening.
The former FC Barcelona star opened the scoring in a stunning fashion, curling a free-kick in the fifth minute from 30-yards out into the top left corner, 1-0.
Edinson Cavani extended the lead to 2-0 in the 12th minute with a simple tap in following a pass from Neymar inside the six-yard box who did all the work leading towards the goal.
Thomas Meunier added the third goal in the 21st minute with a perfect right side-foot finish that found the top corner from inside the 18-yard area after being afforded acres of space to pick his spot, 3-0.
Younousse Sankhare pulled a goal back for Jocelyn Gourvennec's charges ten minutes later with a tap in inside the empty goals after a square pass from Nicolas De Preville, 3-1.
Neymar made it 4-1 five minutes before the halftime break from the penalty spot, following a handball in the area.
Julian Draxler scored the fifth goal for Unai Emery's charges in the stroke of halftime with a stunning volley from inside the 18-yard box, 5-1.
Kylian Mbappe extended the hosts' thumping to 6-1 in the 58th minute with a low shot that found the bottom left corner.
PSG were cruising going into the 70th minute of the match and were in total control.
In the 82nd minute, Emery brought in Christopher Nkunku off the bench in place of Marco Veratti.
Malcom scored a consolation goal for Bordeaux in the 90th minute through a penalty as PSG saw out an emphatic victory.