Kylian Mbappe and Neymar before PSG’s match against Montpellier.© AFP
Paris Saint-Germain coach Christophe Gaultier said on Friday there is no bad blood among the star forwards Kian Mbappe And neymar, Neymar insisted on taking the team’s second penalty against Montpellier last Saturday, when Mbappe missed the first. Mbappe did not celebrate after Neymar converted in a spot-kick. Gaultier called the apparent distinction between the two an “epiphenomenon”, suggesting that the controversy was not a symptom of a deeper problem.
“We looked at each other quickly the next day to say what we had to say to each other,” Gaultier said at a news conference ahead of Lille 1’s trip to Lille on Sunday.
“We had a very pleasant week at work. Well done everyone. I enjoyed all the sessions this week and the incident disappeared very quickly, that is, the day after our meeting.”
Gaultier said after the game that the instructions regarding penalty takers were “honoured”.
“There was a precise sequence in this game, with Qian as number one and ‘Ne’ as number two.”
Against Montpellier, in his first competitive game since opting to stay at Paris instead of joining Real Madrid, the 23-year-old Mbappé won 5–2 but was left disappointed, unhappy and even isolated. – Cut off the isolated person.
Last season, Mbappe excelled PSG, scoring 39 goals in all competitions, while Neymar struggled.
Yet the 30-year-old Brazilian is looking fresh this season, scoring five goals in three matches.
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