PSG vs Real Madrid: 5 Talking Points from PSG 1-0 Real Madrid
Essentially the most talked-about sport within the Spherical of 16 was the tie between Actual Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain. It was performed on the Parc de Princes on Tuesday, February fifteenth, 2022.
The sport noticed Lionel Messi play in opposition to Actual Madrid for the primary time since he left Barcelona. It was additionally the primary time Sergio Ramos was going through Actual Madrid, a membership the place he spent most of his soccer profession.
Notjustok has determined to focus on 5 speaking factors from the sport.
(1) Kylian Mbappe is in a distinct class:
The 23-year-old gained the sport for Paris Saint-Germain in opposition to Actual Madrid with a 93rd minute strike to trigger a coronary heart break for the Galacticos. He loved quite a lot of tempo working by the Actual Madrid midfield and defence connecting to passes from Lionel Messi. The French participant had an awesome probability within the first twenty minutes of the sport however he couldn’t beat Courtois in aim. He additionally created an opportunity when he was introduced down within the penalty space by Casemiro.
(2) The Sport was Largely Defensive:
Each Actual Madrid and Paris Saint Germain had extra gamers of their penalty space than they’ve in that of their opposition. Carlo Ancelotti and Mauricio Pouchettino didn’t wish to give any room for errors, therefore their defensive strategy to the sport.
(3) Benzema and Vinicius Jnr:
The ahead gamers have scored greater than 30 objectives between themselves this season and if Actual Madrid will wish to qualify for the quarter-final then each gamers should convey out their scoring talents within the second leg of the sport.
(4) Mbappe and Messi:
Each gamers in contrast to Benzema and Vinicius Jnr wouldn’t have quite a lot of objectives between them for PSG, however the expertise of Messi and his skill to make sure his passes get to Mbappe needs to be good. If each gamers can create a greater chemistry beyerdm themselves then the Ligue 1 membership could have a bonus qualifying to the subsequent spherical.
(5) Thibaut Courtois:
The Belgian primary shot-stopper was the important thing distinction between each groups as he stopped PSG’s ahead gamers from discovering the again of the online. Courtois stopped Mbappe from discovering the again of the online and in addition saved a penalty from Messi.