Beyond the geopolitical issues, the Parisians will have to show their best face to undermine the gang in Guardiola.
The Stations of the Cross continue for Paris SG. After Barça and Bayern in the previous rounds, the capital club come up against Manchester City of Pep Guardiola in the semi-final first leg of the Champions League, this Wednesday (9 p.m., on RMC Sport 1), at the Parc des Princes. “It’s one of the best teams in the world, with the best coach. It will be hard ”, warns the Parisian coach, Mauricio Pochettino, assuring however that his team is “Confident and quiet. We know how important it is for us, the club, the players, the staff, the fans… ”
Important? More than that: the C1 represents an obsession in Paris since the passage of the club under the Qatari flag in 2011. And when we know the relations between Qatar and the United Arab Emirates, we can get an idea of the size of this poster between the “Qatar SG” and Skyblues who have been looking towards Dubai since 2008. PSG-City, more than football, the extension of a fierce regional competition.
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