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Neymar’s performance led PSG to the Champions League last eight

Neymar's performance led PSG to Champions League last eight

The match between Paris Saint Germain and Borussia Dortmund took place at the venue of PSG earlier today. It was a close door match due to the Coronavirus issue. The scenery seems not familiar for the French club but Di Maria, Neymar has been seen as their familiar looks. Neymar’s performance led PSG to the Champions League last eight! By defeating the German club Dortmund, PSG has got their ticket.

At the home venue Parc des Princes, earlier today, PSG won the 2nd leg against Borussia Dortmund by a 2 – 0 goal. Considering the two legs, the team of Tuchel has confirmed their next round ticket with the 3 – 2 goals aggregation.

In the 25th minute of the game, from the left side, the shot of Edinson Cavani was missed only for a little. The Dortmund goalkeeper saved the team in exchange for the corner. PSG which team faced the defeat against Borussia Dortmund in the first leg by a 2 – 1 goal could not use the corner properly. Three minutes later, the Ligue 1 champion PSG got the most precious goal. From the right side, Di Maria’s corner went to the perfect place. Neymar’s diving head found the net. Through the goal, considering two legs, PSG returned to the game by a 2 – 2. But they scored an away goal. So, the local team went ahead.

In the additional minutes of the first half, Sarabia made an effective try. The PSG left-back Juan Bernat touched the ball to the net. So, PSG moved ahead officially and the chance of playing the quarter-final of the UCL getting stronger. In the 54th minute, Di Maria’s shot did not go as planned. SO, the difference remained the same. In the 70th minute, the substitute player Kylian Mbappe‘s shot also failed to find the net. Five minutes later, the German midfielder Emre Can could not bring the precious goal to the German camp. In the 89th minute, he was given the red card directly. He fouled Neymar from behind and later pushed him.

If we look at the match statistics, the German side Borussia Dortmund played so well against PSG earlier today. They possessed the ball most of the time and took a total of 11 shots. Among them just two were on the target. In return, PSG possessed the ball 46 per cent. They too a total of 8 shots and four of them were on the target.

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