Mauricio Pochettino congratulated his players on their victory snatched in Munich on Wednesday night.
Asked about RMC Sport, Wednesday, in the wake of the great victory of PSG in the field of Bayern Munich in the quarter-final first leg of the Champions League (2-3), Mauricio Pochettino only mentioned the positive. Extremely realistic thanks to Neymar and Kylian Mbappé, the Parisians suffered greatly against a Bavarian team which shot 31 times (including 12 on target).
“Bayern, the best team in Europe”
The Argentine coach thus underlined the enormous combativeness of his team: “ I am happy with the result, with the attitude of the team, which found itself in a very difficult situation against an opponent, Bayern, which is the best team in Europe. They had an enormous state of mind, a remarkable sense of sacrifice and we are looking to repeat this kind of performance. “.
Pochettino did not want to mention his tactical instructions (Mbappé explained that he was responsible for hindering the transmission to Joshua Kimmich), assuring that ” the merit is for the players, they are the main players “During this” extraordinary victory “.
He warns: ” We still have one game left, it’s a favorable result for us, but you know, we respect Bayern a lot and we know it’s going to be extremely difficult again. “. Especially since Marquinhos left after half an hour of play due to an injury to the adductors and Neymar was quickly physically reduced in the second half.
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