International Champions Cup 2017 - AS Roma v Paris Saint-Germain
DETROIT, MI - JULY 19: Presnel Kimpembe #3 of Paris Saint-Germain controls the ball against AS Roma during the second half at Comerica Park on July 19, 2017 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Paris Saint-Germain will have to make do without Presnel Kimpembe for their Classique clash with Marseille in Ligue 1

The 23-year-old defender was shown a straight red card, following a VAR review, in PSG’s 5-0 win over Lyon after a challenge on Tanguy Ndombele.

Now the Ligue de Football Professionnel (LFP) have announced on their website that Kimpembe will serve a three-game ban due to his sending off.

It means that Kimpembe will miss PSG’s Classique against rivals Marseille on October 28, along with their games against Amiens and Lille.

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The LPF also handed a five-match ban for AS Monaco defender Andrea Raggi following his clash with Rennes’ Clement Grenier in a recent game.

The 34-year-old Italian shoved his hand into Grenier’s face and his absence will likely only increase the pressure already on Monaco coach Leonardo Jardim.

Last season’s Ligue 1 runners-up are 18th in Ligue 1 with just one win in nine games.