What you should know about Dijon

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Is Paris going to stay on his 2017 track and hammer Dijon (13th of Ligue 1) next Saturday ? Here are few facts about Dijon…


Dijon is a city in eastern France, capital of the Côte-d’Or and of the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region.
They are mainly famous for their Dijon mustard which originated in 1856.
Their historical city center has been registered since July 4th, 2015 as a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Dijon’s form

Dijon didn’t lose in Ligue 1 for the past 4 games with 2 wins and 2 draws which grant them to be 13th today.
They scored 6 times and took 3 goals.

History against PSG

Dijon won only one time in 2011 during the Coupe de la Ligue (3-2).
In September Paris won 3-0 at home – Cavani and Lucas found the net.

Dijon’s top striker

Tavares and Diony with 6 goals.
Lees-Melou with 5 goals.

Dijon’s top assists

Diony with 5 assists.
Rüfli and Sammaritano with 2 assists.

Dijon player to watch

Mehdi Abeid (24 years old) is a defensive midfielder and probably the player to monitor for Paris.

Paris injured list

On Wednesday Di Maria was unfortunately not part of the training session.
The list is now even longer: Di-Maria, Meunier, Verratti and Trapp

PSG starting squad prediction

(4-3-3) Areola; Aurier, Thiago Silva, Marquinhos , Maxwell; Rabiot, Motta, Matuidi; Lucas, Cavani, Draxler

Score prediction:

Dijon 0-3 Paris