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Di Maria Scores Brace To Help PSG Win 2-0 Against Angers In Ligue 1

Fueled by ’s brace, Paris Saint-Germain provisionally drew level with leaders Monaco on points after winning at Angers 2-0 in the 33rd action of on Friday.

At the Raymond-Kopa Stadium, finished a superb curling free-kick in the 28th minute. Angers captain Cheikh Ndoye’s goal in the 39th minute was disallowed due to a foul by Famara Diedhiou on defender Serge Aurier.

The reigning champions didn’t stay at the same level early in the second half, and their goalkeeper Kevin Trapp was forced into a brilliant save on Ndoye’s powerful header.

It was Di Maria again. The Argentine international converted Lucas Moura’s pass into a game-winning goal from the left flank with six minutes remaining.

Monaco, who beat explosion-hit side Dortmund in midweek’s Champions League, can regain a three-point advantage as they will host relegation-threatened Dijon on Saturday. Third-placed Nice will face Nancy at home.

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(With Inputs From Xinhua)

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