Champions League 2019 Real Madrid vs PSG Highlights – Paris Saint Germain was able to come back from a two-goal deficit to draw against the very strong side of Real Madrid. The draw means that both the teams will progress to the round of 16 and PSG will continue to hold its number one spot in the group table.
Real Madrid arguably played one of their best football matches this season despite a very convincing performance. The recorded UCL holders gave away two late goals in the match which they could have won. One of the big surprises of the game was the return of Isco. Zidane played his diamond midfield and the tactical plan seemed clear that Isco was to man-mark Marquinhos.
Champions League 2019 Real Madrid vs PSG Highlights
Zidane definitely won the match tactically and the opening goal of the match came due to an excellent counter-attack from Real led by Karim Benzema who fired the ball into the net at 17 minutes. The second goal of the match was also scored by Karim who continues to be the star player in this squad ever since the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo. This time, it was a headed effort that gave the goal. The cross was provided by the Brazilian left-back Marcelo.
Champions League 2019 Real Madrid vs PSG Highlights – The French team after going down to 2 goals was quick to respond as still a teenage sensation, Kylian Mbappe pulled one goal in less than a minute to cut the lead to half. It was a mistake by Raphael Varane, who had been perfect up to that point as he failed to clear a low driven cross and Mbappe was there just behind to tap the ball into Madrid’s net.
Champions League 2019 Real Madrid vs PSG Highlights – Two minutes after that, Madrid gave up another goal as Draxler’s initial shot got deflected off of Sergio Ramos and fell to the feet of Sarabia. Sarabia curled the shot to the top corner and Real Madrid’s goalkeeper was unable to save it. Thomas Tuchel, the manager for the French champions, admitted that Real was the superior side and that PSG got a little lucky. For Madridistas all over the world, the draw seems unsatisfactory as they performed and were the better team last night.