While their nearest chaser lost, Olympique Lyonnais succumbing 2-1 at home to struggling Lille and Monaco falling 1-0 at Nantes after a last-gasp Lucas Lima thunderbolt, PSG marched on without ever hitting top gear.
41 - @PSG_English have won 41 points after 15 Ligue 1 games this season, joint-highest tally at this stage with...Paris in 1985/86 (1 win = 3 points) &...Paris in 2015/16. Tradition.— OptaJean (@OptaJean) November 29, 2017
They left it late as a brilliant Neymar strike in the 73rd minute, his 15th PSG goal in all competitions, eased nerves at the Parc des Princes before the Brazilian set up Cavani, who had a first-half penalty saved, to score in stoppage time.
Penalty record in Ligue 1 since their argument v Lyon:Neymar: ⚽️⚽️ Cavani: ❌❌ PSG are still being held by Troyes. Watch the second half live on BT Sport 3 HD ? pic.twitter.com/i6xMFAYiWf — BT Sport Football (@btsportfootball) November 29, 2017