The Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) took a big step towards his great goal, the Champions League, by winning the first leg of the quarterfinals at Bayern Munich. Mauricio Pochettino’s team beat the Bavarians 2-3 as a visitor, and now they will have to close the trip to the semifinals in France. However, a serious drawback has arisen: Marquinhos.
The PSG took the first hit in the quarter-final bracket against the Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena, thus putting one foot in the quarterfinals. The Parisian team started the game at full speed, and managed to take a 2-goal lead in the first half hour of the game, with goals from Kylian Mbappé and Marquinhos. The latter had problems after the annotation.
Just a couple of minutes from scoring the second goal, Marquinhos he was forced to withdraw from the field with discomfort in the left adductor muscle. Pochettino admitted Ander Herrera, and the lack of the captain on the court was instantly noticeable, since Choupo-Moting complied with the ex’s law to put the discount goal.
Does it come around?
From the moment the wearer of the bracelet of the PSG retired injured, concerns about a possible loss were raised ahead of the second leg at the Parc des Princes. The newspaper L’Equipe has revealed that there is a lot of pessimism in the club environment ahead of the return match. It is very likely that you will not be able to recover in time.
The low of Marquinhos it would be a real problem for a Parisian team that, although they struck first in Munich, cannot be wary of the defending champions of European football. The team noticed the difference in the Brazilian’s absence as soon as he retired from the pitch, losing a key player in both defense and passing.
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