By Izuchukwu Okosi

Ten-man Paris Saint Germain were held to a 2-2 draw by an impressive Olympique Marseille Sunday night in a Ligue 1 clash at the Stade Vélodrome, reports Newslegend.com.ng.

Neymar scored for the Parisiens but was sent off after receiving a second yellow card for retaliation after he was fouled  Lucas Ocampos .

Brazilian Luiz Gustavo scored the opener for the hosts in the 17th minute of the encounter with a long range shot to beat Alphonse Areola in goal for PSG.

Neymar equalised with a powerful shot with the assist provided by Edison Cavani in a game that produced seven yellow cards and one red card.

Florian Thuavin made it 2-1 for Marseille with 12 minutes to go after a great effort by assist maker, Cameroon international Clinton Njie.

Cavani scored a sumptuous freekick which sparked wild celebration from the PSG bench.

Paris Saint Germain host Nice in their next game without Neymar while Olympique de Marseille are away at Lille.