Central but very violent, Mbapp’s right he jumps away on the snow-covered lawn of the Allianz Arena and slips between the legs of the immense Neuer, who wrinkles awkwardly, making a fool not up to his class or his name. Not even three minutes have passed and the PSG is already ahead: they are the opening credits of a magnificent thriller that you will see first the Parisians double with Marquinhos, then Bayern reassemble with the former Choupo-Moting and Muller, then again i French put their heads forward again with Mbapp, absolute protagonist of this cold Bavarian night which reminded us once more how much our football is unfortunately far from certain levels. Class, courage, running and frenzied pace: at times it seemed like another sport. And maybe it is .
The remake of the last Champions League final – in August in Lisbon up to 1-0 for the Germans – leaves everything open anyway: on Tuesday at the Parco dei Principi the Flick team will play everything, knowing that the semi-final remains a possible mission. It were Lewandowski recoverable, injured his knee with the national team Polish, the chances of a comeback would certainly be higher, but the center-forward will have it for at least a month.
the Champions, beauty: in the end, samples make the difference, whether they are there or not. And the PSG, which also had to Wednesday do without Icardi and Verratti, of great players abound, first of all precisely Mbapp, which with its lightning at dawn he took his first (half) revenge after the Lisbon mockery. His future is increasingly a mystery: his contract expires in June 2022, but when asked what he intends to do when he grows up – he’s only 22 – he slips away in dribbling, sowing panic among PSG fans.
After the sensational hat-trick against Barcelona in the second round, in France the question of its renewal has become a national case. One thing is certain: the boy has been suffering from cohabitation with Neymar for some time – two assists yesterday – and for this reason the promises to double his salary from 17 to 30 million, equaling that of the Brazilian have not been enough to convince him. Second The Parisian, the club would set a 200 million the card – not even an exaggerated figure – and only four teams could afford it: Real Madrid, Liverpool, Manchester City and Juventus. But with Covid that has sent millions of euros up in smoke, will there really be someone willing to go crazy for Kylian this summer?
In the other challenge of the group Chelsea forget the Premier League defeat against West Bromwich and beat Porto in the first leg of the Champions League quarter-finals. At the Sanchez Pizjuan in Seville, a neutral field chosen by Uefa due to the restrictive measures on travel related to the pandemic, ends 0-2 with a goal from Mount – another 22 year old – in the first tempoe Chilwell in the recovery. The Portuguese had so far undefeated at home in this edition. On 13 April the two teams will meet in Seville for the return leg. This time it will be the English who will play at home, starting with two goals ahead.
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