With Lionel Messi and Julian Draxler in the Startelf, defending champion Paris Saint-Germain has surprisingly failed in the second round of the French Football Cup. The rodemble defeated in the top duel with OGC Nice in penalties with 5: 6. Previously, no goal had fallen in 90 minutes.

From the point, among other things, Messi, Draxler, Superstar Kylian Mbappé and the ex-Münchner Juan Bernat, transformed the guests, remained the longtime Bundesliga Profi Dante the nerves. The decisive penalty for Paris finally awarded the only 18-year-old Xavi Simons.

In the past seven years, PSG had won the National Cup six times, with a total of 14 take place, Paris is also a record winner. Now Olympique Marseille (10 titles) could shorten the residue in this ranking: The team is in the quarter-finals Nizza’s next opponent.

Lionel Messi vs Nice | 2022 French Cup

The former world footballer Messi and also the German international Draxler came about the complete playing time, eight days before, both had given their relatively short comeback after weeks of a weekly break: The Argentinean had been tested positively on Corona during his Christmas vacation, at Draxler the virus was detected after the turn of the year.