Lille surprisingly picked up the Ligue one title at the end of last season and this was a shock to many football fans not just because of Lille ending PSG’s streak but because Lille was a club struggling financially and beating a financial powerhouse like PSG was not expected. This financial issues forced title winning manager Christophe Galtier to leave and despite the change of manager , Lille still proved tonight that the are strong team to reckon with .
Lille defeated PSG with a 1-0 victory to secure the french super cup against PSG in Tel Aviv Israel. Pochettino’s time at PSG hasn’t started so well and tonight has further shown more is expected from the Paris club. In the absence of Key players like Neymar and Mbappe , PSG still managed to control the game but they failed to find the back of the net .
New signing Hakimi was an impressive performer today but he didn’t receive a good reception in Israel as he was booed for a large part of the game and this is said to have been as a result of his support for the free Palestine campaign .