Kathmandu, Jan. Paris Saint-Germain beat defending champions Lille 5-1 in the French Ligue 1.
PSG took the lead in the 10th minute. Danilo Pereira scored the opening goal for him. But Lille equalized in the 28th minute with a cross from Hetem Ben Arfa through a half volley from Sven Botman.
In the 32nd minute of the game, Kियनlian Embappe doubled the lead by scoring on a Messi pass. Messi then scored the game-winning goal to give PSG a 3-1 lead in the first half. This is Lionel Messi's second goal in the French Ligue 1.
Danilo scored his second individual goal in the 51st minute to give the team a 4-1 lead. The game ended 5-1 in the 67th minute when Kियनlian Embappe scored the fifth goal for the team.