Coupe de la Ligue: PSG knocked out of French League Cup in shocking defeat

PSG 1-2 Guingamp

Paris St-Germain suffered a shocking exit from the Coupe de la Ligue against a bottom Ligue 1 table Guingamp despite being the league leaders and unbeaten so far this season.

PSG current holders and have won the competition five consecutive years but were dumped out as Guingamp scored two late penalty goals to secure the winner and a place in semi-finals.

It was a tough game for the French giant as Neymar headed in the opener just a minute after the hour mark.

Yeni N’Gbakoto scored 81st minute to level for the visitors and Marcus Thuram then added an injury-time winner from spot-kick to make it a 2-1 win.

Thierry Henry’s Monaco who are currently 19th in the Ligue 1 and five points below safety also progressed to the semi-finals through an 8-7 penalty shootout over Rennes after the game ended 1-1.


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