Messi and Ramos holders for their last, Mbappé captain and Marquinhos on the bench

Lionel Messi is in the Parisian starting 11 this Saturday evening. FRANCK FIFE / AFP

The starting compositions are known one hour before the kick-off of PSG-Clermont, match of the 38th day of the French championship, this Saturday.

The end of the season at the Parc des Princes. PSG receives Clermont this Saturday (9 p.m., the multiplex to follow live commented here), during the 38th day of Ligue 1. A match during which all thoughts will be turned to Sergio Rico, in serious condition after an accident which occurred on Sunday last, in Spain. It will also be the final appearance of Leo Messi and Sergio Ramos, the two former Spanish league stars featured in Christophe Galtier’s starting XI. Forfeited last week in Strasbourg (1-1), the title match, Marquinhos will take his place on the substitutes’ bench at kick-off. It is therefore Kylian Mbappé who will wear the captain’s armband for this final meeting in 2022-23.

For the rest, it should be noted that Achraf Hakimi will most likely occupy the position of … left piston, due to the packages of Nuno Mendes and Juan Bernat. Two titis in the starting lineup, Warren Zaire-Emery and El Chadaille Bitshiabu, even if PSG will play the final of the French U19 championship on Sunday. Those who have played more than 45 minutes this Saturday will not be able to play on Sunday. On the Clermont side, the Kyei / Cham / Rashani trio will be responsible for bending Gigio Donnarumma. The former Parisian Mory Diaw will obviously keep the goals of the current eighth in the Ligue 1 standings.


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