PSG disappointed when they lost 0-1 at home, and to keep their hopes of winning tickets to play in the quarterfinals they were forced to beat Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena. Without Neymar because of injury, PSG will put their faith in the duo of Lionel Messi and Kylian Mbappe.
Both are in extremely high form before going to Germany. Accordingly, Mbappe has 5 goals and 1 assist in the last 3 matches, while Messi has 2 goals and 2 assists. Both stars of the French team played hard in the second leg, but could not help PSG get a goal.
Not only that, the mistakes in the defense caused PSG to receive 2 goals. Losing 0-2 in the second leg, the Parisian team officially gave up tickets to the quarterfinals to Bayern Munich, they lost with a total score of 0-3 after two matches.
According to statistics, this is the first time in his career that Lionel Messi cannot reach the quarter-finals of the Champions League in two consecutive seasons. Last season, PSG beat Real Madrid at home in the first leg of the 1/8 round, but the defeat at the Bernabeu prevented them from entering the round for the 8 strongest teams.
Now Messi and his teammates will only have the goal of defending the Ligue 1 championship. In the highest French football league this season, they are leading in the rankings, 8 points more than the second ranked team.