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Pochettino hoping for a helping hand from Marseille

Sun 28 February 2021 | 4:45

Paris Saint-Germain kept themselves in the title race when they comfortably saw off Dijon to climb two points above Lyon in second place and a point behind surprise leaders Lille, both of whom have a game in hand.

Kylian Mbappe

scored twice and

Moise Keane

was also on target as

Paris Saint-Germain

returned to winning ways in Ligue 1 with a 4-0 victory at bottom side

Dijon

.

As a result of the win, PSG have leapfrogged

Lyon

into second.

Lyon have won five of their last six league games and can move back above PSG if they beat

Marseille

.

PSG boss

Mauricio Pochettino

will be supporting bitter rivals Marseille when they face Lyon on Sunday.

"We're going to watch the match and it would be welcome if Marseille wins,"

Pochettino told Canal+

"You have to win matches and stay consistent."

Pochettino was pleased with the victory.

"I am very happy. We were very professional today,"

he said.

"It's important to win again and feel that feeling, and also to be perfect from the start. 

"It was a very physical team we played and our approach was the right one. We were as we wanted to be, constant from the start."


source: SportMob