Blanc: We can’t be satisfied

Paris Saint-Germain manager Laurent Blanc admitted it was difficult to take any satisfaction from their 0-0 draw with Montpellier at Parc des Princes on Saturday.

The reigning champions still have a 23-point lead at the top of the Ligue 1 standings, and probably had their eyes on Wednesday's Champions League showdown with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.

"We can't be satisfied with the result," Blanc said. "The game was there for the winning but we were not clinical enough in attack and I'm disappointed that we didn't manage to get a goal.

"The essential thing, and the thing that makes me happiest, is that we didn't pick up any injuries. We decided to bring certain players into the team and allow others to rest. Overall it is satisfying."

Blanc has openly admitted to prioritising the Champions League, and PSG's strong position in the league means that they can focus almost exclusively on the second leg of their Round of 16 encounter with the Blues.

The Parisians head to London with a 2-1 aggregate lead thanks to goals from Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Edinson Cavani in the first leg, but John Obi Mikel's potentially crucial away-goal means that the tie is still wide open.

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