Paris Saint-Germain offered an 8th success of rank Saturday at the Parc des Princes before the reception of Manchester City. Only, Kylian Mbappé did not appreciate the attitude of Neymar as captured by the cameras of Canal Plus.
Kylian Mbappé up against Neymar Jr ?
Paris Saint-Germain reassured themselves before the Manchester City reception Tuesday in the Champions League. Saturday, PSG won (2-0) against Montpellier Hérault at the Parc des Princes. Idrissa Gueye (14th) and Julian Draxler (89th) allowed the Paris club to continue its good winning streak. Against the MHSC, PSG went on to win their eighth league title. In the absence of Lionel Messi (hoped for against City), Kylian Mbappé and Neymar Jr were expected in particular. But the duo wasted a lot of opportunities. The two attacking mates even often shone by their individualism. Something that the tricolor world champion reproaches the Brazilian. “He does not pass me”, dropped the Parisian number 7 once on the bench to Idrissa Gueye as relayed Canal Plus.
Pochettino not worried before City
Against Montpellier Hérault, Kylian Mbappé remained silent for the fourth time in a row this season. As for Neymar Jr, he offered an assist to Julian Draxler failing to shake the opposing nets. Mauricio Pochettino nevertheless remains optimistic despite the lack of success of his two forwards. “Today we had a lot of chances but we didn’t score more than 2 goals. It’s coming. We have talented players. It’s gonna be okay over time. I have no doubt that they will score “, said the coach of the Paris Saint-Germain after the meeting. Now remains to be seen if Mbappé and Neymar will find the smile against Manchester City. As a reminder, the Parisians had been held in check on the 1st day of the C1 by FC Bruges (1-1).