Paris Saint-German and Ligue 1 leaders were sent crashing out of the Couple de la Ligue as Thomas Tuchel’s men suffered a 2-1 shock defeat to Guingamp on Wednesday night.
PSG’s hour mark lead was canceled in the 83rd minute as Guingamp earned themselves a a penalty which was converted by substitute Yeni Ngbatoko.
The visitors won themselves another penalty in injury time. Son of France Legend, Marcus Thurman made the opportunity count, putting Guingamp in the lead.
it was only a second defeat in all competitions this season for the capital club, after a 3-2 loss to Liverpool at Anfield in the Champions League Last September.
PSG gaffer, criticized the mind set of his players as the basis of their shock loss to one of Ligue 1’s bottom feeders, Guingamp.
“I do not know if it’s deserved, we had a lot of chances,” Tuchel said of the loss in an interview with Canal+.
“We played honestly with too much confidence. It’s hard to lose this match with three penalties. It’s a bit weird.
“The second seems questionable. There was nothing [there], it is a [normal] contact between the two players. They entered our box three times and won three penalties.
“We didn’t play with the necessary hunger. We lost the possibility of winning a trophy tonight.
“But in each defeat, there are things you can learn. It’s hard, but it’s necessary to keep growing, I hope it’s just an accident.
“We have to play with more consistency, we didn’t put the right ingredients in. We were too relaxed.”