PSG receives Clermont Foot this afternoon as part of the 5th day of Ligue 1. For this meeting, Mauricio Pochettino, the coach of the Parisian club, prepares a surprise in his starting eleven.
Yansané, Pochettino’s surprise in the PSG eleven ?
The Paris Saint-Germain, leader of Ligue 1, receives Clermont Foot, third in the standings, this Saturday at 17h, at the Parc des Princes. A poster for which the coach of the Red and Blue will have to deal with many absences. Mauricio Pochettino should thus line up a 4-4-2 with a diamond midfield, according to The Team and The Parisian. However, it is in attack that Pochettino could surprise everyone. Even if Kylian Mbappé has resumed collective training just like Mauro Icardi, these two players are still too fair to be launched from the start.
Indeed, Pochettino could decide to give Titi his chance Sekou Yansané. Under Zoumana Camara with the U19s, the 18-year-old striker is one of the strong men of this early season. His performances have not insensitive Mauricio Pochettino who retained him in the pro group to face Clermont Foot this Saturday. Very interesting in the U19 team, including a hat-trick on the last game against Orléans (5-2), Sekou Yansané could be the big surprise to follow this afternoon at the Parc des Princes.
Questioned by France Blue Paris, Anthony Vivien, the founder of the PSG Titis website that regularly follows the youth of the training center, drew a glowing portrait of the young man by indicating in particular : “he has a profile at the Nwankwo Kanu. Tall, thin, but very skilful despite this. A real fox of surfaces, a pure number 9, backrest, it is a trigger, it is very dexterous. 6 goals in 4 preparation matches and already 5 goals in 3 league matches at the U19. »
The probable compo of PSG against Clermont :
Donnarumma-Hakimi, Marquinhos, Kehrer, Diallo – Herrera, Danilo Pereira, Gueye – Wijnaldum – Draxler, Mbappé/Icardi/Yansané.