The women's team meet the challenge
Olivier Echouafni's side won 4-1 against Guingamp in Saturday's league game.
After progressing in the Coupe de France against Arras (3-1), the women's team headed to Brittany to face Guingamp. They were soon in front. Katoto's pressing leading to a penalty that was converted by Diani (0-1, 21'). Lawrence then won possession and tried to find Katoto, but when the ball came back to her, the Canadian fired in the second (0-2, 22').
The Parisians were in charge and held their opponents at bay until the closing stages when the Breton hosts pulled one back from the penalty spot (1-2, 80'). There was no panic from the Rouge-et-Bleu, though, as Geyoro quickly reestablished their two-goal cushion (1-3, 82'). Baltimore and Katoto the played a smart one-two before the Paris number 21 skipped around the goalkeeper to set the seal on a comfortable win (1-4, 90').
Next up: Olympique Lyonnais on 14 March.
GUINGAMP - PARIS SAINT-GERMAIN: 1-4 (1-1)
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Centre de Formation EAG
Goals: Diani (20'), Lawrence (22'), Geyoro (82'), Baltimore (90')
GUINGAMP: Durand (cap.), Mansuy, Gevitz, Hudson, Lukas ; Daoudi ; Robert, Ngock Yango, Palis (Le Mouël 61', Oparanozie 71'), Fourré (Fleury 46') ; Traoré. Coach: Frédéric Biancalani
PARIS SAINT-GERMAIN: Endler, Périsset, Paredes (cap.), Dudek, Morroni ; Geyoro, Formiga, Diani, Nadim (Luana 86'), Lawrence (Batimore 81'), Katoto. Coach: Olivier Echouafni.