Football in France returned as Paris St-Germain lifted the French Cup. The league champions beat Saint-Etienne 1 – 0 in a game that saw 10 yellow cards and one red.
Neymar scored the only goal in the 14th minute in a sluggish affair to seal their 13th Cup win. Both sides showed the affects of not playing a competitive game for a few months, with the 2nd half playing out as a tired display.
Mbappe started the game in lively fashion, his shot setting up the goal. The star forward has scored 29 goals in 33 games for PSG. But he limped off midway through the first half. PSG became less of a threat when the lost the Frenchman.
Having been awarded the Ligue 1 title a few months ago when the remainder of the season was cancelled, PSG have the chance to complete a domestic treble when the play Lyon in the League Cup final. They face Atalanta in the Quarter Finals of the Champions League in August.