Workforce information, stats, kick-off time forward of the Champions League quarter-final second leg between PSG and Bayern Munch on Tuesday.
PSG suffered within the Champions League quarter-final first leg with Bayern Munich boasting 31 makes an attempt on objective, however Mauricio Pochettino’s crew have been ruthless up entrance with Kylian Mbappe scoring a double.
They are going to, nonetheless, be with out captain Marquinhos after the centre again picked up an adductor muscle damage within the first leg.
Pochettino stated he wouldn’t begin the sport and in a while Monday Marquinhos was not included within the squad.
Marco Verratti is eligible following a week-long isolation after being contaminated by COVID-19 whereas on worldwide responsibility, however he’s additionally unlikely to begin. Italy full-back Alessandro Florenzi additionally examined optimistic for COVID-19 upon his return from worldwide responsibility and shall be assessed forward of the sport.
Bayern Munich stay with out their talismanic striker Robert Lewandowski. Supervisor Hansi Flick stated Lewandowski, who has skilled for the primary time since sustaining a knee damage final month, wouldn’t make the journey to Paris.
Nevertheless, Leon Goretzka, Lucas Hernandez, Jerome Boateng and Kingsley Coman can be found for the sport, however Corentin Tolisso and winger Serge Gnabry stay sidelined.
The winner will face both Manchester Metropolis or Borussia Dortmund within the semi-finals.
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- Paris SG picked up a 3-2 win within the first leg away to Bayern Munich, whereas they’ve gained all 4 of their earlier video games by which they’ve hosted the German aspect in European competitors (all 4 within the UEFA Champions League between 1994 and 2017).
- Bayern Munich shall be trying to progress from a UEFA Champions League knockout tie after shedding the primary leg for the primary time since 2014-15 (v FC Porto within the quarter-finals) – the German aspect have been eradicated in every of the final 4 cases when shedding the primary leg, with all 4 coming in consecutive seasons between 2014-15 and 2017-18.
- Solely three of the final 50 groups to lose the primary leg at dwelling in a UEFA Champions League knockout tie have managed to progress, nonetheless one in all these three did come in opposition to Paris SG in 2018-19, with Manchester United eliminating them within the Final 16.
- Paris SG turned the primary crew to beat Bayern Munich beneath Hansi Flick in 17 video games within the UEFA Champions League. The German aspect have not did not win each legs of a knockout tie within the competitors for the reason that 2018-19 season, doing so in opposition to Liverpool within the Final 16 beneath Niko Kovac (D1 L1).
- After shedding his first knockout tie as a supervisor within the UEFA Champions League – in a 3-4 mixture defeat to Juventus within the Final 16 in 2017-18 – Paris SG boss Mauricio Pochettino is now trying to win his fifth straight two-legged knockout tie within the competitors.
- Kylian Mbappé has scored eight objectives in eight appearances for Paris SG within the UEFA Champions League this season, and will set a brand new document for many objectives by a French participant in a single UEFA Champions League marketing campaign, overtaking David Trezeguet in 2001-02 and Wissam Ben Yedder in 2017-18 (each eight).
- Kylian Mbappé shall be trying to rating in 4 consecutive UEFA Champions League knockout appearances for the second time in his profession, having beforehand executed so in his first 4 such video games for Monaco in 2017. He could be the primary participant to attain in 4 consecutive knockout video games for Paris SG within the competitors.
- Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting has scored in every of his final two UEFA Champions League video games for Bayern Munich (two objectives), only one fewer than he managed in his first 22 video games within the competitors, and yet one more than he managed in 10 such outings for Paris SG.