PSG edge through with late fight-back

January 4, 2004
By Jean-Paul Couret
PARIS, Jan 4 (Reuters) - Last season's runners-up Paris St Germain survived a nightmare start to come back from 2-0 down a minute from time and edge out second division Troyes 3-2 after extra time in the French Cup first round on Sunday.

Benjamin Nivet scored Troyes first goal in the 21st minute after a swift counter-attack and striker Helder Estevez made it two from the spot after he was brought down in the penalty area three minutes later.

PSG, who ended 2003 third in the ...

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