PSG Breaks Tottenham's Fifty-eight years European Record
PSG Breaks Tottenham's Fifty-eight years European Record

PSG Breaks Tottenham’s Fifty-eight years European Record

Ligue 1 leader, Paris St-Germain, PSG has broken Tottenham’s 58-year-old European record as they beat Lille to make it 12 consecutive wins at the start of the season.

The previous record for a winning start in Europe’s top five leagues was Spurs’ 11-match run in 1960-61.

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Kylian Mbappe scored the first goal with a curled 25-yard effort – his 13th goal in 11 games this season.

Neymar added a second with a deflected shot, with Nicolas Pepe scoring an injury-time consolation penalty.

French champions Paris St-Germain are now 11 points above second-placed Lille at the top of the table.

Only two players in Ligue 1 have been directly involved in 13+ goals this season. They are:

Kylian Mbappe: 11 goals, 3 assists

Neymar Jr: 9 Goals, 4 assists

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