Paris Saint-Germain will host its English counterpart, Manchester City, in an awaited confrontation at the “Park of the Princes” stadium, at exactly nine o’clock in the evening, in the second round of Group A competitions, in the European Champions League for the current season 2021-2022.
Germany’s Leipzig will host its Belgian counterpart Club Brugge at the Red Bull Arena, in the same group.
Paris Saint-Germain will play 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 sons 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.
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, and in the same group, Leipzig faces its counterpart Club Brugge.
The match will be star-studded by the two teams, as Paris Saint-Germain coach Mauricio Pochettino will rely on the dangerous trio of Mbappe, Neymar and Messi, if the Argentine star is ready, on the other hand, City has a large group of stars such as Kevin De Bruyne, Rahim Sterling, Riyad Mahrez and Jack Grealish.
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.