Paris Saint-Germain came out of a bottleneck against their away Nice (2-1) in a match that brought them together on Saturday night in the ninth round of the French Football League.
Argentine striker Lionel Messi put the Paris team ahead with a 28th-minute superb set-ball shot.
French striker Gaetan Laborde equalized in favor of the guests two minutes after the start of the second half.
Substitute French striker Maple Mbappé scored the hosts’ winning goal in the 83rd minute of the meeting, which took place at the Parc des Princes stadium in the capital of Paris.
Paris Saint-Germain took their fifth win in a row to increase their tally to 25 points and top the Ligue 1 league, two points clear of runner-up Marseille.
On the other hand, Nice suffered their third defeat in a row and are in ninth place in the standings with 8 points, while the results of the rest of the matches of this tour are expected.