Paris Saint-Germain full-back Serge Aurier has said that their comprehensive Coupe de France win over Lyon shows the team are prepared and on track for next week's Champions League clash with Chelsea.
The cup holders took their time to get going on Wednesday, but two second-half goals from Zlatan Ibrahimovic helped them to a 3-0 victory at the Parc des Princes.
Aurier, 23, set up Ibrahimovic's second goal before Adrien Rabiot added the third with 15 minutes to play to set up a quarterfinal...
Defending champions Paris Saint-Germain are into the Coupe de France quarterfinals after a flattering 3-0 win over Olympique Lyonnais at Parc des Princes on Wednesday.
Laurent Blanc's men were second best for much of the first half and the second 45 looked like it was going to be much the same story until Zlatan Ibrahimovic opened the scoring after 63 minutes thanks to a fantastic Lucas Moura assist.
The Sweden international completed a quick-fire double, with the Brazilian involved again,...
Paris Saint-Germain cruised into the quarterfinals of the Coupe de France with a 3-0 win over Lyon at the Parc des Princes.
The visitors frustrated Laurent Blanc's all-conquering PSG team until the 63rd minute when Zlatan Ibrahimovic chested in Lucas Moura's cross from five yards out to open the scoring.
The Swede doubled his tally from practically the same spot following good work down the right by Serge Aurier, and Adrien Rabiot sealed the win with a deft flick that went in off a post.
Abou Diaby is in contention to make his long-awaiting Marseille debut in Thursday's Coupe de France clash with Trelissac.
Diaby has been included in the matchday squad for the first time since joining the French club last summer after his release by Arsenal.
The 29-year-old is part of a group of 19 players who will make the trip to Bordeaux to face the fourth-division side in the round of 16 of the competition.
The former France international was regularly hampered by injuries during nine years...