PSG has taken a giant leap towards the quarterfinals of the UEFA Champions league with a stunning 4-1 victory against Barcelona in their backyard. Kylian Mbappe was the star of the show as he scored a hat-trick and Moise Kean came up with 1 goal as PSG came from 1 goal down to clinch the all-important game.
The first half of the game was enthralling as both the sides were attacking on each other’s nets and created the chances. Barca went one up after a perfect penalty from Lionel Messi. The penalty was awarded after Layvin Kurzawa was judged to have tripped Griezmann in the penalty area but then PSG hit back through the sensational young star Mabappe.
Mbappe netted three goals and played the vital part in the 4-1 victory against Barcelona. After the match Pochettino revealed that Mbappe predicted the victory well before it happened. He further added that Mbappe is a top-notch player and great footballer write their history. They evolve after each game they play. Remember PSG won the game against Barcelona without Neymar who is dealing with adductor injury. He is hopeful that he will be fit for the second leg against Barca on 10th March. Before that game, PSG has a very important game in the title race as they have to tackle the Monaco challenge this weekend.