Mbappe targeted by pitch invader’s kick

first_imgPSG Celtic pitch invader attempts to kick Mbappe… but misses Oli Platt Last updated 2 years ago 04:48 13/9/2017 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Kylian Mbappe Celtic fan Getty Images PSG Kylian Mbappé Celtic v PSG Celtic UEFA Champions League The Scottish club could find themselves on the end of UEFA disciplinary action after a fan was able to get on to the playing surface on Tuesday night Kylian Mbappe was the target of an attempted kick by a pitch invader during Celtic’s Champions League tie against Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday night.A spectator ran on to the playing surface at Celtic Park and swung a leg in the direction of Mbappe but the France international was able to stay out of the way.PSG 6/1 to win CL Article continues below Editors’ Picks ‘I’m getting better’ – Can Man Utd flop Fred save his Old Trafford career? Why Barcelona god Messi will never be worshipped in the same way in Argentina Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing The invader was then led out of the stadium by security staff.Such an incident could mean disciplinary action from UEFA for Celtic, with the supporter able to break through the measures set up to prevent pitch encroachment.Arsenal were fined €5,000 last season when a fan ran on to the pitch during their match against Bayern Munich at the Emirates Stadium.Celtic fan invades the pitch and swings a kick at Mbappe…But he’s not as accurate as the PSG forward #CELPSG— Goal (@goal) September 12, 2017Unfortunately for Celtic, their players struggled to get any closer to Mbappe than the fan.The 18-year-old scored the second of a three-goal flurry in the first half as PSG went into the break with a convincing 3-0 lead.Once again, both of his new strike partners – Neymar and Edinson Cavani – were also on the scoresheet.Mbappe was substituted in the closing minutes for Giovani Lo Celso with Mikael Lustig’s own goal having put the Parisians’ four goals to the good.Cavani added a fifth immediately after his exit on another excellent evening’s work for Unai Emery’s side.last_img

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