Toulouse v Paris Saint-Germain: Pastore out to win it all again
Paris Saint-Germain playmaker Javier Pastore has warned that the reigning Ligue 1 champions want to sweep the board again this season ahead of Saturday’s trip to Toulouse.
Laurent Blanc’s men progressed to the semi-final of the Coupe de la Ligue on Wednesday by beating Lyon 2-1 courtesy of Lucas Moura’s winner.
PSG – who won a unique domestic quadruple last season – will now meet Toulouse in the next round, who they also face in the Coupe de France round of 32 later this month.
The sides first lock horns at the Stadium Municipal in Ligue 1 on Saturday, though, and Pastore has called for focus ahead of this weekend’s encounter.
“Toulouse know us well, but the next three games are in three different competitions and three different matches,” Pastore told PSG’s official website.
“We want to win every match that we play and we want to go all the way in every competition.”
PSG hold a mammoth 20-point lead at the top of Ligue 1, having won 17 and drawn three of their 20 top-flight matches so far this term. Their last domestic defeat came at Bordeaux in March last year.
Toulouse, meanwhile, sit 1