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Battered PSG a bit too big for Manchester United in eighth finals Champions League

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PSG has Manchester United’s first defeat since mid-december, is administered. Even without the injured Neymar, Cavani and Meunier were the Parisians a bit too big for Man United in the heenwedstrijd of the eighth-finals in the Champions League. It was 0-2 after goals scored by Kimpembé and Mbappé. Romelu Lukaku fell in the 80th minute, but couldn’t force it. The profit can PSG with confidence to the second leg in Paris toeleven on 6 march, especially since United is not on Pogba can count in the last-minute red picked up.

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No Belgians in the basis at Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain. Romelu Lukaku was on the bench kept for Rashford and Thomas Meunier was out with a concussion. In his place, the young German Kehrer. PSG started by the way with even more headaches, because Neymar (ankle) and Cavani (hip) layers in the barn. United, by contrast, plays in the English league as unregenerate and lost not since Solkskjaer Mourinho replaced in the middle of december.

Intense first half without great opportunities

After a minute of silence for the deceased footballer Emiliano Sala, started both teams are full of fire in the competition. United chased the players of PSG, but PSG put high pressure on United. The shots came in the beginkwartier, especially from the red corner. Di Maria Rashford and Pogba tried their best, but really dangerous were not. In an attempt to the players of Solkskjaer to stop, and got Kimpembe and Draxler the first yellow cards of the match. PSG tried to turn, but to break through, but had to wait until midway through the first half to have a shot at glory. After twenty minutes on and running, the race was still potiger. Both teams played on the razor’s edge. In the first half alone fell five yellow cards. United-captain Young should even be lucky that he’s not a second yellow card he received for his duwfout on Di Maria. On the stroke of peace saw United, however, Lingard failure. The winger pulled his calf and had to leave the field. He was replaced by Sanchez.

PSG seizes power, the United undergoes

Solkjaer was at the beginning of the second half, yet a new player. Martial jogged the last minutes of the first half with an injury and started after the rest. Juan Mata replaced him.

The first chance in the second half for PSG. Mbappé forced De Gea with a header to rescue. Kimpembé ran on the subsequent corner behind the back of Matic and worked the ball so handsome in the roof of the goal: 0-1 and an important uitdoelpunt for PSG. PSG smelled blood and just three minutes later, it was nearly 0-2. A shot from Dani Alves week off on the heels of Pogba, but the ball went just next to it. It turned out stay of execution for less than 10 minutes after the 0-1, pushed Mbappé after a clever assist from Di Maria 0-2 against the nets. United no longer knew of what wood the ship and ran behind the facts. The home team tried, but on two partitions of Herrera after, there were no opportunities.

10 minutes before time was Di Maria under the catcalls of the hometown audience and applause of the uitpubliek to the side achieved. With two assists, had the Argentine a large share in the PSG. Also United you changed. Lukaku had the tide to turn for the home team and replaced Rashford that an invisible match played. Just stir at the end of the match: Pogba got his second yellow card of the match and had after a lot of discussion going to shower. It changed nothing to the final standings. PSG won with 0-2 and with a peace of mind to the second leg in Paris start.

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