PARIS SAINT-GERMAIN have been knocked out of the French League Cup after unfancied Guingamp scored two of the three penalties they have been awarded to guide their place within the semi-finals with a 2-1 away victory on Wednesday.
PSG had gained the competitors 5 years in a row and had not misplaced a home fixture this season however have been undone when Guingamp grabbed the winner from the spot in stoppage time.
Guingamp are actually the primary workforce to beat PSG in a home cup conflict since Montpellier in January 2014.
Marcus Thuram missed Guingamp’s first penalty after 61 minutes, and Neymar headed residence two minutes later to place the house aspect 1-Zero up.
But Yeni Ngbakoto levelled with Guingamp’s second spot kick after 81 minutes after which Thuram netted within the third minute of stoppage time to offer Guingamp, who at present sit backside of Ligue 1, a sensational win.
Neymar, Edinson Cavani and Marco Veratti have been all booked within the dying seconds because the PSG gamers protested at not being awarded their very own penalty when Veratti went down within the field.
Guingamp are joined within the final 4 by Girondins de Bordeaux, who beat Le Havre 1-Zero, and AS Monaco, who overcame Rennes Eight-7 on penalties after the edges drew 1-1.
Strasbourg reached the semi-finals on Tuesday with a 2-1 win over Olympique Lyonnais.
Guingamp’s win was the shock results of the season to this point and ended PSG’s 20-game unbeaten run in all home French competitions.
The capital membership lead Ligue 1 by 13 factors and are additionally within the final 32 of the French Cup.
It was a large tonic for the Brittany aspect, who prolonged their encouraging run to 4 consecutive wins.
Though they’re backside of Ligue 1 they gained their final two cup fixtures earlier than Wednesday and likewise beat second backside membership AS Monaco within the league.
PSG: Areola; Meunier, Kehrer, Silva, Bernat; Marquinhos, Draxler; Di Maria, Neymar, Diaby; Mbappe