Paris Saint-Germain travel to England this evening to take on Manchester City in the Champions League. It’s a crunch match – City were top of Group A before kick-off, a point clear of PSG and five off Club Brugge. Whoever emerges victorious will be in top spot going into the final matchday of the group stage.
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PSG are top of Ligue 1, having accumulated 37 points from 14 games. They’re eleven clear of the nearest challenger, Nice. City are second in the Premier League having won 26 points from their first 12 games. They’re three behind pace-setters Chelsea.
Messi and Neymar involved as PSG work it up the pitch…
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City dominated the first half, enjoying the better of the football and the better of the chances. It was PSG, however, who struck first blood at the beginning of the second half. Lionel Messi picked up the ball from deep, enjoying fine interplay with Neymar before threading a deflected ball through to Kylian Mbappe, who finished with precision.