PSG boss Mauricio Pochettino is BOOED by his own fans ahead of his side’s thumping victory over Lorient, with parts of the Parc des Princes crowd voicing their anger with manager still linked to Man United
Paris Saint-Germain fans made their feelings clear on Mauricio Pochettino after booing their manager ahead of their side’s 5-1 victory over Lorient on Sunday night.
Pochettino, 50, has been linked with taking over from Manchester United interim-manager Ralf Rangnick at the end of the season.
Ahead of the clash at the Parc des Princes, Pochettino suffered resounding boos, whistles and jeers.
Paris Saint-Germain boss Mauricio Pochettino was booed by supporters on Sunday night
Supporters have been left fuming in recent weeks after their side surrendered a 2-0 aggregate lead against Real Madrid last month, resulting in elimination from the Champions League.
Pochettino continues to be linked with a move to Old Trafford, with Ajax boss Erik Ten Hag also in the running for the famous hotseat.
Former Manchester United star Teddy Sheringham has previously claimed the Argentinian is ‘made for United’.
PSG superstar Neymar was also booed by the PSG faithful as his name was called out over the tannoy before kick-off, but Lionel Messi’s name was cheered.
Neymar didn’t let the boos get the better of him and showed his class after netting a brace and helping his side to victory in the French capital.
Brazil international Neymar was also subject to whistles and jeers at the Parc des Princes
Famed front three Kylian Mbappe, Neymar and Lionel Messi were all on target in the victory
He opened the scoring on 12 minutes, before Kylian Mbappe added the second of the night.
Terem Moffi pulled a goal back for Lorient, but Mbappe and Neymar both netted again, before Lionel Messi capped off the stunning performance to help Pochettino’s men to a rampant 5-1 victory.
Following the win, Pochettino’s side are now 12 points clear of second-placed Marseille at the top of Ligue 1.
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