French PSG in the 1/8 finals of the Champions League defeated the English “Manchester United” “old Trafford”. The defeat was the first for the red devils under the guidance of the Norwegian coach OLE Gunnar sulsher.
Manchester United – PSG 0:2
Goals: Kimpembe, 53, Mbapa, 60
Removal: Pogba, 89 (Manchester United)
The first half of game has passed in uncompromising struggle. Both teams have relied on to keep his goal intact. Consequently, this resulted in a large number of tactical fouls and flagrant violations in midfield. Without the attention of the violators have left match referee Daniele Orsato, which is 5 times pulled from his pocket a yellow card.
At the start of the match the teams exchanged long-range shots. In the sixth minute checked the reactions of David de GEA, the Argentinian angel Di Maria. Ex-player “Manchester United” with a working left foot shot from distance, but the ball spun away from the gate. In response, Redford shot from an acute angle and forced PSG goalkeeper Buffon tip the ball behind for a corner.
The most dangerous moment in the first half of the game was created by guests. On 28th minute, the Parisians move nearly ended in a goal. Marco Verratti gave it to Draxler, who with one touch passed the ball Mbappe. However, the 20-year-old Frenchman unsuccessfully ordered the ball.
At the end of the half, OLE Gunnar Sulsher still had to do an emergency replacement. Injured Jesse Lingard, who pulled a thigh muscle. Instead, he took the field Alexis Sanchez. After the break, Juan Mata was replaced by Anthony Martial. The Frenchman also received damage.
After the break, the first really dangerous opportunity was created by the PSG players. Draxler passed the ball to Dani Alves, which is passed to Mbappe. The striker headed the ball goalwards, but de GEA parried the ball away for a corner. As became clear in just a few seconds, the Spanish goalkeeper only delayed the goal. Di Maria delivered a cross and defender Kampamba drove the ball into the net – 0:1.
Video goals Kimpembe
The goal really inspired the Parisians and the next attack almost resulted in a goal. Dani Alves shot from outside the penalty area and after a deflection, the ball barely the second time flew into the net de GEA. And on the 60th minute Di Maria forced a management “Manchester United” to regret that they let him go. The Argentinian gave a perfect pass to Mbappe, who doubled the advantage PSG.
Video goals Mbappe
On 63 minutes Mbappe could have buried the hosts. Going one on one with de GEA, the Frenchman has not managed to LOB the Spanish Keeper.
PSG has slowed down after achieved the desired result. Therefore, it is “Manchester United” took the initiative. However, the Parisians successfully locked himself in his penalty area and played on the counterattack. Wards sulser and failed to create a real goal threat Bopanna – natural lose 0:2.
In the end the hosts lost an important player before the second leg. The referee sent off the Field Pogba for rough play. Thus, the midfielder will miss the return match, which will be held March 6 in Paris.
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