Mbappe's PSG Teammate Donnarumma Becomes Latest Victim of Ligue 1’s Social Media Trolling: Video

Mbappe's PSG Teammate Donnarumma Becomes Latest Victim of Ligue 1’s Social Media Trolling: Video

Ero Samson
updated at February 13, 2024 at 11:54 AM
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  • Paris Saint-Germain recently secured a victory against AS Monaco
  • Goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnaruma had a moment during the fixture
  • Ligue 1's official TikTok page posted a video mocking the PSG star

Gianluigi Donnaruma is currently enduring a rough patch in front of the goal.

The 24-year-old goalkeeper, who faced the humiliation of being showered with fake money in Paris Saint-Germain's loss to his former club AC Milan, found himself in the spotlight again during the Ligue 1 club's victory against Monaco.

Gianluigi Donnarumma looks dejected during the Ligue 1 Uber Eats match between Monaco and Paris Saint Germain. Image: Johnny Fidelin.
Source: Getty Images

As per ESPN reports, Donnaruma committed a significant error in the match, resulting in Japanese attacker, Takumi Minamino scoring the opening goal for Adolf Hutter's side.

Although PSG would eventually hit their opponent for five, Donnaruma's blunder stood out as a noteworthy moment. The official page of the French Ligue 1 took the opportunity to playfully mock the goalkeeper for his mistake.

Ligue 1's mocks Donnaruma

The French league shared a video of Donnaruma's mistake on its TikTok account. While the video amused fans, it was the caption that added an extra layer of humour, leaving many supporters reacting with amusement.

The caption read: "Is Christmas here already?" with the witty remark triggering a flurry of humorous responses from fans.

Fans react to Ligue 1 trolling Donnarumma

@Sarazikov jokingly commented:

"Give me the gifts 🤣"

@Anna 🥰 praised Minamino's finish, saying:

"Clinical finish, excellent composure!"

@Allemagne d'Afrique 🇨🇩, unable to believe what he saw, remarked:

"I am rolling on the floor 🤣🤣💔"

@huspuppi_intern expressed:

"Naaa this is a violation 😂😂🤣"

@Taufi cheekily added:

"Minamino’s gift already sorted."

While PSG might downplay Donnarumma's error, coach Luis Enrique and the team will be hopeful such mishaps won't be repeated when they face Newcastle United in a crucial UEFA Champions League clash.

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Kylian Mbappe gets Ligue 1 honour

Sports Brief also previously reported on PSG forward, Kylian Mbappe being honoured by French league authorities with a special badge which marks him as the league's top scorer.

This was presented by former striker, Paulo Pauleta who himself had brilliant stint with PSG. Mbappe is currently leading the Ligue 1 goal-scoring chart amid his impressive form.

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Samson Ero is a sports journalist with a track record of over five years in the Nigerian media industry. He graduated from Nigerian Institute of Journalism (2021-2023).