Idrissa Guy, the Paris Saint-Germain player, scored the first goal against his counterpart Manchester City, in the 8th minute of the start of the fiery confrontation that is currently taking place between them at the “Park of the Princes”, in the second round of the group stage of the Champions League for the current season 2021-2022.
The Argentine star, Lionel Messi, leads the Paris Saint-Germain attack against Manchester City, after recovering from the injury he suffered in the left knee, against Olympique Lyon in the sixth round of the French League, and his absence against Metz and Montpellier, respectively..
Paris Saint-Germain squad
Defence: Kimpembe, Marquinhos, Achraf Hakimi, Nuno Mendes
Midfield: Herrera, Verratti, Idrissa Guy
Forwards: Lionel Messi, Kylian Mbappe, Neymar
Manchester City lineup
Defence: Laporte, Diaz, Cancelo, Alker
Midfield: De Bruyne, Rodri, Bernardo Silva
Forwards: Riyad Mahrez, Raheem Sterling, Jack Grealish
Paris Saint-Germain is playing tonight’s confrontation with a vengeful flavor, after it was eliminated by Manchester City last season from the semi-finals after losing back and forth 2-1 and 2-0, as the children of Spanish coach Pep Guardiola historically excel in his confrontations against the Parisian team at the level The competition by winning 3 matches and resolving the fourth match.
Manchester City leads the first group with 3 points, after its broad victory in the first round over German Leipzig 6-3, while the Paris team fell into the trap of a positive tie against its Belgian host Club Brugge, 1-1.
Paris Saint-Germain leads the French league standings with 24 points, after achieving the full mark, by winning 8 consecutive matches, after its last victory over Montpellier with a clean double, on the other hand, Manchester City achieved a valuable victory over its host Chelsea with a clean goal, in the Blues stronghold. Stamford Bridge, in the sixth round of the English Premier League.