Mauricio Pochettino has gained the primary trophy of his managerial profession as Paris Saint-Germain beat Marseille 2-1 within the French Tremendous Cup ultimate.
After taking cost of the Ligue 1 champions at the beginning of the 12 months, Pochettino has now gained extra silverware in 11 days at PSG than he did in his 5 years with Tottenham.
Mauro Icardi opened the scoring within the first-half, earlier than Neymar sealed the end result with an 85th-minute penalty.
Former West Ham star Dimitri Payet halved the deficit one minute from time as Pochettino lastly broke his 12-year trophy curse on Wednesday night.
The Argentine coach, who has additionally bossed Espanyol and Southampton, got here near profitable silverware with Tottenham on two events.
Spurs fell brief in Champions League and League Cup finals to Liverpool and Chelsea, respectfully, as Pochettino was sacked in November 2019.
Pochettino, who changed Thomas Tuchel within the PSG sizzling seat, is but to style defeat in France with two wins and a draw from his opening three video games.
He will probably be trying so as to add to his winners’ medals in Ligue 1 and the Champions League this season.
PSG path league leaders Lyon by one level with 19 video games performed, whereas they face Barcelona within the Champions League last-16 subsequent month.