MX23RW : Monday, October 15 23:52:59
Sep 16, 2016 at 7.45pm UK at ​Stade Michel d'Ornano
Caen
0-6
PSGParis Saint-Germain

Ben Youssef (22')
FT(HT: 0-4)
Cavani (12', 23', 38', 45'), Moura (67'), Augustin (78')
Kimpembe (60')

Result: Edinson Cavani scores four goals as Paris Saint-Germain put six past Caen

Paris Saint-Germain climb to the top of Ligue 1 after thrashing Caen 6-0 in Friday night's clash at the Stade Michel D'Ornano, with Edinson Cavani scoring four goals.

Paris Saint-Germain have climbed to the top of Ligue 1 after thrashing Caen 6-0 in Friday night's clash at the Stade Michel D'Ornano.

The Parisian giants, who have dominated the French league for a number of years, have endured a stuttering start this season courtesy of a 3-1 defeat at Monaco and a 1-1 home draw against Saint-Etienne.

However, they were merciless against their Norman opponents, as Uruguayan striker Edinson Cavani struck four goals in the first half - one from the penalty spot - to all but end the game as a contest.

PSG continued to push forward after the restart and were rewarded with a fifth goal, with Lucas Moura unleashing a vicious strike into the top corner after good link-up play with Jean-Kevin Augustin.

The provider then turned scorer in the 78th minute, collecting Adrien Rabiot's pass and rifling past the reach of Caen goalkeeper Remy Vercoutre to make it six goals against their beleaguered opponents.

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Paris Saint-Germain's Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Paris and Malmo on September 15, 2015
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Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Paris Saint-GermainPSG99003262627
2Lille96121771019
3Marseille95132116516
4Montpellier HSCMontpellier9441127516
5Saint-EtienneSt Etienne94321112-115
6Lyon94231412214
7Bordeaux94231311214
8Toulouse93421012-213
9StrasbourgStrasbourg93331613312
10Angers93241112-111
11Rennes93241214-211
12Nice9324713-611
13AmiensAmiens93151113-210
14Nimes92431316-310
15Caen92431013-310
16Dijon9315913-410
17Reims924349-510
18MonacoMonaco9135913-46
19NantesNantes9135816-86
20GuingampGuingamp9126618-125

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