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Man Utd 0-2 PSG: Kimpembe and Mbappe earn win for PSG

Presnel Kimpembe opened the scoring with his first goal for PSG Manchester United must mount a miraculous recovery operation to keep their Champions League campaign alive after they were overpowered by Paris St-Germain at Old Trafford. Second half goals from Presnel Kimpembe and Kylian Mbappe secured victory for the French champions, with Paul Pogba sent off for two yellow cards late on. United’s revival with 10 wins in 11 games under interim manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer raised hopes that this was the night they could reclaim their place in Europe’s…

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Man Utd v Paris St-Germain: ‘I watched PSG crumble and I don’t think they’ve ever recovered’

Reshmin Chowdhury is a TV sports broadcaster covering the Champions League and will be writing for the BBC Sport website during the competition. Love was in the air at the Parc de Princes on a cold Valentine’s night in Paris two years ago. The cheer at full-time was deafening. I’m not sure many would have predicted a scoreline as one-sided as this. This was big. Paris St-Germain had just beaten Barcelona – THAT Barcelona – 4-0 at home in the first leg of the last 16 of the Champions League.…

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Neymar: PSG forward out of Manchester United Champions League tie with broken metatarsal

Neymar walked off in tears after landing awkwardly on his ankle against Strasbourg Paris-St-Germain forward Neymar will be out for 10 weeks with a broken metatarsal, which means he will miss both legs of the club’s Champions League tie against Manchester United. The Brazil forward suffered the injury in a 2-0 French Cup victory over Strasbourg on Wednesday, 23 January. The French champions say they have opted for a “conservative treatment”. PSG travel to Old Trafford for the first leg of their last-16 tie on 12 February, with the return…

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Neymar told ‘don’t complain when you get kicked’ – PSG forward in tears after foot injury

Neymar walked off in tears after landing awkwardly on his ankle Paris St-Germain forward Neymar was told “don’t go blubbering” after he left the pitch in tears having suffered a fractured metatarsal. Neymar was fouled three times in a few seconds by Moataz Zemzemi during PSG’s 2-0 Coupe de France win over Stasbourg. The 26-year-old responded by doing a “rainbow flick” over the head of Zemzemi but had to come off injured. “It’s Neymar’s style, but don’t come and complain when you get kicked,” said Strasbourg’s Anthony Goncalves. “He is…

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Timothy Weah: Striker ‘in love with Celtic’ after loan move from PSG

I’ll give blood, sweat and tears – Weah Timothy Weah says he “will give blood, sweat and tears” to Celtic after signing a six-month loan deal from Paris St-Germain. The 18-year-old United States striker, son of former World Player of the Year George, believes he “couldn’t ask for a better coach than Brendan Rodgers”. Weah met the rest of the Celtic squad in Dubai on Tuesday after joining from French giants Paris St-Germain. “I am in love with Celtic so I am really happy,” he told BBC Scotland. “It was…

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Aaron Ramsey: Arsenal midfielder in talks with Bayern, Inter, Juventus, PSG & Real Madrid

Aaron Ramsey, left, has won three FA Cups during his time at Arsenal Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey will hold talks with five of Europe’s leading clubs in January ahead of leaving the Gunners when his contract expires next summer. The 28-year-old is able to negotiate and sign a pre-contract agreement with foreign sides from 1 January, prior to exiting the Emirates Stadium as a free agent when his current deal finishes on 30 June. Ramsey will consider moves to Bayern Munich, Inter Milan, Juventus, Paris St-Germain and Real Madrid. Contrary…

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Everton and PSG eye Watford ace, Arsenal want Chelsea veteran, Celtic to sign George Weah’s son?

paper talk Plus, Steven Gerrard says Rangers star ‘going nowhere’ and Juventus line up deal for Manchester United striker The transfer window reopens next week and there are plenty of rumours doing the rounds. Here’s the latest news and gossip in the papers on Boxing Days and around the web… Wilfried Zaha has been offered a staggering £11million a year to move to China next month. The Crystal Palace striker is a target for Super League side Dalian Yifang, who are prepared to make the Ivory Coast international one of the best-paid…

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Soccer: U.S. striker Weah confirms loan from PSG

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football – United States Training – Wembley Stadium, London, Britain – November 14, 2018 Timothy Weah of the U.S. during training Action Images via Reuters/John Sibley (Reuters) – Timothy Weah will leave French champions Paris St Germain on loan for six months in January, the U.S. striker said on Tuesday. British media reported the 18-year-old was set to join Scottish champions Celtic. Weah has played only three times for PSG this season as bigger names such as Neymar, Kylian Mbappe and Edinson Cavani have limited his first-team…

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Champions League: PSG 2-1 Liverpool

Neymar is now the highest scoring Brazilian in Champions League history Liverpool face a nervy battle to reach the Champions League knockout stage after suffering a damaging 2-1 defeat against an impressive Paris St-Germain. As things stand Jurgen Klopp’s side, who were beaten finalists last season, are third in Group C and need to beat first-placed Napoli at Anfield next month to progress, with the Serie A side defeating Red Star Belgrade 3-1 in the other game. The Premier League side were outplayed for large periods of the game in…

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PSG v Red Star Belgrade: ‘Match-fixing’ inquiry into 6-1 Champions League win

Neymar put PSG 2-0 up before scoring the final goal of the game French authorities are investigating potential match-fixing in Paris St-Germain’s 6-1 Champions League win over Red Star Belgrade this month. A Red Star official allegedly placed a bet of almost 5m euros (£4.3m) for the Serbian club to lose by five goals, reported French newspaper L’Equipe. The French National Finance Prosecutor (PNF) is investigating the claims after being alerted by Uefa. Both clubs have denied any wrongdoing. A Red Star statement read: “FC Red Star with the highest…

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