Manchester City’s win last night over Paris-Saint-Germain(PSG)2-1, sent them out of the competition in the second leg. After winning PSG in their home 1-2 in the first leg of European champions league at Parc des Princes.
This is the first time Man City is reaching the semi-final but for PSG, it is their second time. Last championship League, they actually got to finals with Bayan Munich beating them 1-0 with Kingsley Coman’s goal.
Last night PSG played without one of their star player, Kylian Mbappé. This made their attacking force very weak. Neymar Jr wasn’t able to help or lead the team to victory.
Manchester City, on the other hand, was able to defend all the shots from the PSG players.
In the first few minutes, penalty was awarded to PSG but after VAR verification, the Dutch referee overturned his initial decision.
Mahrez scored the 2 goals of the match putting the Paris-saint-Germain player in frustration in this Europa league champions.
PSG’s frustration and their inability to really compete with Man City in this European champions league 2021 were so evident again as Di Maria was given a RED CARD for purposely matching the leg of Man City’s player, Fernandinho on 69 minutes.
His teammate Idrissa Gueye, absent from this return match because of a RED CARD in the first leg.
Manchester City booked their ticket to the finals.
They are now waiting for who will be their opponent in the second semi-final match between Real Madrid and Chelsea tonight.