We do not know what part the Coupe de France has in the pact of the mild rebels of PSG, but they would be wrong to neglect it.
It is a title and at a time when nobody knows whether Paris will be champion of France or in the quarter-finals of the Champions League, he must not leave anything behind.
This is not the time to show weaknesses, to lend a helping hand to Lille, Lyon and Monaco who are watching the Parisian patient with the air of a doctor who gauges the overall state of form.
Let's not even talk about FC Barcelona who would be delighted to learn that Mauricio Pochettino's training can stumble during his BBB, his Bordeaux-Brest-Barça triptych in seven days.
Facing the teams in B, Paris is looking for a plan A, as an action.
But Olivier Dall'Oglio, the coach of Brest, 13th in Ligue 1, shows the color: “We are here to do the feat.
If there is a flaw, we have to jump into it.
In short, it's Cup night in Brittany and the thunder will wait for this gluttonous PSG who wants everything and mainly qualification without injury.
He will position himself with part of his offensive “Brest of”, recovering from the short Aquitaine success Kylian Mbappé and Angel Di Maria, which can only get better when only Julian Draxler and Pablo Sarabia remain to occupy the corridors.
Neymar and Moise Kean remain in the waiting room, in full remission of the adductors for one, in Covid isolation for the other.
Watch out for injuries
Concerning his Brazilian, the Argentinian coach gives signs of hope at each exit: "We are very happy with his progress" as if to respond to the impatience of the crack who is active to play a few minutes of PSG-Barcelona on Wednesday.
Marco Verratti, he comes out at the right time, available for the next two games.
The Coupe de France had trapped Neymar in Caen on February 10, just before the round to go to Catalonia.
It is therefore also an evening not to laugh with that while the training of this Friday had put the medical staff almost at rest with the only Juan Bernat in care.
Mars attacks and it is a good idea to move forward towards the verdict with its best lawyers, hoping for the best pleadings during a brilliant and unprecedented French and European final sprint.
In France nothing is settled and the Parisian murmur announces that PSG and Chelsea can not help but find themselves in the quarterfinals of the Champions League, with a Thomas Tuchel asked not to go wrong in the locker room.
We can not wait to know but before the drunkenness, we must already take a Cup.