The Parisians are clearly the overwhelming favourites, however coach Christophe Galtier is unlikely to discipline his first-team stars, handing them a relaxation following their journey to Saudi Arabia in midweek.
The French champions have been in motion in opposition to Cristiano Ronaldo’s Al Nassr in Riyadh on Thursday (January 20), securing a nerve-wracking 5-4 pleasant win. Lionel Messi, Marquinhos, Sergio Ramos, Kylian Mbappe and Hugo Ekitike have been on the right track for the Parisians as Messi and Ronaldo clashed for maybe the ultimate time on the sector.
Pays de Cassel, in the meantime, are an novice facet based 5 years in the past as they gear up for his or her greatest match but. The Nord outfit noticed off fourth-tier facet Wasquehal on penalties within the final spherical to e-book a date with the reigning Ligue 1 champions.
Whereas beating PSG looks as if an inconceivable job, the very alternative to play in opposition to them is a giant event for a membership of Pays’ stature. Pays president has stated that the gamers ‘cried tears of pleasure’ after they drew the largest facet in France.
Pays de Cassel vs PSG Head-to-Head and Key Numbers
- The 2 groups will meet for the primary time.
- PSG have progressed past the fourth spherical of the competitors of their final eight seasons since an exit at this stage in opposition to Marseille within the 2013-14 season.
- The guests’ run of seven consecutive Coupe de France finals was snapped by OGC Good final season within the spherical of 16.
- PSG have saved only one clear sheet of their final 5 video games throughout competitions.
- Pays have scored in all three of their French Cup video games this season.
Pays de Cassel vs PSG Prediction
Pays are unlikely to come back up in opposition to PSG’s acclaimed trio of Messi, Neymar and Kylian Mbappe, who won’t even be on the bench after taking part in a pleasant in midweek.
However, the Parisians ought to have sufficient firepower to see off the novice outfit comfortably and canter into the Spherical of 16.
Prediction: Pays de Cassel 0-5 PSG
Pays de Cassel vs PSG Betting Suggestions
Tip 1 – End result: PSG
Tip 2 – Targets over/beneath 2.5: Over 2.5
Tip 3 – Each groups to attain: No