Ligue 1: PSG cruise past Nimes

Ligue 1

Paris Saint-Germain 3-0 Nimes

Paris Saint-Germain proved too strong for Nimes after registering a 3-0 win in their opening Ligue 1 clash on Sunday night.

The hosts, who were without Neymar, went ahead through Edinson Cavani's penalty in the 24th minute.

Kylian Mbappe opened his account for the season in the 56th minute before Angel di Maria rounded off the scoring on 69 minutes.

Strasbourg 1-1 Metz

Strasbourg and Metz settled for a share of the spoils at the Stade de la Meinau.

Adrien Thomasson put the home side ahead in the 21st minute, before Habibou Diallo levelled matters for Metz shortly after the halftime break.

Lille 2-1 Nantes

Nigeria international Victor Osimhen got his Lille career off to a superb start as guided the side to a 2-1 win over Nantes.

Osimhen opened the scoring for the hosts after 19 minutes after being teed up by Jose Fonte.

An own goal from Mehmet Celik restored parity for Nantes before Osimhen sealed the win for Lille with 10 minutes remaining.