PSG 2-0 Manchester United : Neymarless Persians beat Red devil’s at home
A Goal each from French duo Presnel Kimpembe and Kylian Mbappe gave the Ligue 1 side two crucial away goals, while Paul Pogba will miss the second leg after picking up a red card for two bookable offences
In the absence of their brazilian istar striker neymar Jr PSG PSG outclassed United at Old Trafford – Presnel Kimpembe and Kylian Mbappe condemning the Red Devils to their first loss under caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and heaviest home defeat in European competition. Presnel Kimpembe converted a corner from Angel Di Maria to score his first professional goal and the former United winger recorded another assist when he set up Kylian Mbappe for a crucial second.Although PSG were without injured forwards Neymar and Edinson Cavani, United could muster no response with veteran goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon completely untested and the Premier League side’s task in next month’s second leg looks huge, especially as Pogba will be banned.as Pogba is given a second yellow card for the challenge. It looked as though initially he had gotten away a lunge that caught Dani Alves high. However, the referee thought for about 30 seconds before reaching for the red card. United’s evening gets even worse . In the 53rd minutes The French champions take the lead as Kimpembe converts from the corner. Di Maria whipped the resulting corner to the back post and in 60 th minute of the game The visitors double their advantage on the break, with Mbappe converting from close range producing a simple finish. Di Maria was played into acres of space down the left flank.As di Maria supplied a perfect low ball across the face of goal for the run of the forward.
The 2 sides face off at parc des princes on 7th March in the second leg and perisians believe they go through to the last 8 as star player of red devil’s Paul Pogba could not play in the return leg due to the red card he received