Thiago Silva shows class by handing jacket to freezing-cold mascot

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PSG captain Thiago Silva proved that he is one of football's good guys on Sunday night.

Just before kick-off in the top of the table clash between Lyon and PSG, the Brazilian defender couldn't help but notice one of the young mascots shivering and looking painfully cold.

Silva's offering

Silva reacted by quickly whipping of his own training jacket and wrapping it around the mascot.

It was a moment which will endear Silva to every football fan around the world.

In the match in question Paris Saint Germain earned a deserved draw against the Ligue 1 leaders as Zlatan Ibrahimovic equalised after Cameroon striker Clinton N'Jie had put Lyon ahead earlier in the tie.

PSG created the best chances in the game but were guilty of being wasteful in front of goal.

The result leaves Lyon two points above Marseille and PSG, with time running out for Laurent Blanc's side to reclaim top spot as they look to retain their title.

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