PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi insists the club's hierachy have faith in head coach Laurent Blanc.
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On Sunday evening, even before the game against Lyon -- in which they drew 1-1 -- kicked off, he was angry. Very angry. He didn't so much as look at Maxime Gonalons when the two captains met for the coin toss.
And once the game was on, he looked very nervous and frustrated; so much...
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