Great players have to play and live together – Tuchel happy with Cavani-Neymar partnership

Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel is happy with the partnership between Edinson Cavani and Neymar after Wednesday's 4-1 win over Reims.

Cavani and Neymar were not on the best terms last season, the last one crashing repeatedly with his Uruguayan teammate for the set duties while the Brazilian superstar was looking to increase his scoring account.

The pair have resolved their differences since then and have helped Ligue 1 PSG maintain their perfect start in the middle of the season: Cavani scored twice while Neymar was also on target.

When asked about Neymar and Cavani appearing closer than last season and if it was thanks to him, Tuchel said: "You have to ask them, great players have to play and live together, it's very important. 19659002] "I feel that Ney, Edi [Cavani] Angel [Di Maria] and Kylian [Mbappe] form a group that wants to win and improve together. I will always tell you that that is what I want. "

PSG won seven consecutive victories to open their title defense, but the starters conceded first to troubled visitors Reims, who opened the scoring in the second minute with Xavier Chevalerin [19659002] Cavani answered three minutes later and scored the third of PSG at the time of the break after the Neymar penalty in the 24th minute that put the locals ahead.

Thomas Meunier left the bench and sealed the run 10 minutes into the second half, to the delight of Tuchel, PSG restored its eight-point advantage on the table.

"I am very satisfied with the first 60 minutes, we played fast and easy, with very few keys", said the German boss, he recovered the ball very quickly, we did it for 60 minutes. "

At the start of the season, Tuchel added: "We are very happy to have broken this record, it was a goal, this sets the stage for continuing to work well."

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