PSG’s 1-3 loss to Real Madrid unkind, Xavi insists
Former Barcelona star Xavi did not hold back in his assessment of Paris Saint-Germain’s defeat at the Santiago Bernabeu, describing the 3-1 Champions League loss to Real Madrid as an “injustice.” European titleholders Madrid scored twice in the final seven minutes to take command of the last-16 tie after Wednesday’s opening leg in the Spanish…
Real Madrid hoping to thrive on big occasion against Neymar's PSG
Zinedine Zidane is hoping the Champions League will again bring out the best in Real Madrid as the title-holders prepare to face the formidable Paris Saint-Germain of Neymar in Wednesday's last 16, first leg.
Cavani keen to lead PSG against Real Madrid
Striker Edinson Cavani believes PSG are still growing and should not be under pressure to win the Champions League. The runaway Ligue 1 leaders face Real Madrid tomorrow in the first leg of their stand-out last-16 tie but Cavani has attempted to play down expectations. He told Spanish newspaper MARCA: ‘I believe it is unnecessary…
Three fixtures to watch out for as European football resumes
While the English league kept us glued to our TV sets (or whatever device you use in watching the games) with some breath-taking football over the holiday period, most of the other major European leagues went on short breaks. The good news now is that these leagues are beginning to resume gradually, which only means…
Neymar's PSG beaten by lowly Strasbourg
Newly-promoted Strasbourg put the brakes on Paris Saint-Germain by becoming the first team to beat the runaway Ligue 1 leaders this season with a shock 2-1 win on Saturday. Stephane Bahoken downed Neymar and company with a bullet finish in the 65th minute to drag the lowly home side away from relegation trouble and up…
PSG jittery as Real Madrid steps up efforts to lure Neymar
PSG are reportedly trying to block Neymar and his representatives from discussing a transfer to Real Madrid amid growing suggestions the player is unsettled in France, reports teamtalk.com.
Cavani wants to leave PSG after Neymar spat
Edinson Cavani wants a move to Manchester City, according to Don Balon. The Uruguayan star wants to move away from PSG after a recent spat with Neymar.
Three Champions League fixtures to watch out for
Match-week two of the UEFA Champions League begins today and there are some tantalizing fixtures on the list. In the last match-week, we saw a lot of the 'big boys' strut their stuff as the likes of Barcelona, PSG, Bayern Munich, Manchester United, Manchester City, Chelsea and Real Madrid all put at least three goals…
PSG still a great team without Neymar, Verratti insists
Paris Saint-Germain were held to a 0-0 draw by Montpellier as the end of their 100 per cent Ligue 1 record coincided with Neymar’s absence.Marco Verratti does not believe Neymar’s absence was the reason Paris Saint-Germain failed to beat Montpellier, yesterday.
Mbappe nets debut strike as PSG thrash Metz
Neymar's pin-point through ball created the opening goal for Edinson Cavani in the 31st minute, only for Emmanuel Riviere to head in an equaliser before half-time.