MX23RW : Thursday, January 24 13:56:57
Sep 16, 2016 at 7.45pm UK at ​Stade Michel d'Ornano
Caen
0-6
PSGParis Saint-Germain
FT(HT: 0-4)
Cavani (12', 23', 38', 45'), Moura (67'), Augustin (78')

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-GermainPSG19172062105253
2Lille21124534211340
3Lyon21107435251037
4Saint-EtienneSt Etienne2110653225736
5StrasbourgStrasbourg2188537251232
6Montpellier HSCMontpellier2088426161032
7Marseille209473329431
8Nice218761619-331
9Rennes218672927230
10Nimes218583030029
11Bordeaux207762322128
12Reims2161051720-328
13Toulouse216782131-1025
14NantesNantes2165102628-223
15Angers215882327-423
16Caen213992029-918
17AmiensAmiens2153131836-1818
18Dijon2045111733-1617
19MonacoMonaco2136121936-1715
20GuingampGuingamp2135131645-2914

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