Kylian Mbappe scores twice as Paris St-Germain beat title holders, Bayern Munich in Champions League quarter-final

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Bayern 2-3 PSG: Kylian Mbappe scores twice as Paris St-Germain beat title holders, Bayern Munich in Champions League quarter-final

European and World champions, Bayern Munich were stunned by PSG as they suffered their first champions league defeat since March 2019 on Wednesday night, April 7, losing 2-3 at home.

PSG took an early lead through star boy Kylian Mbappe after making an aggressive start as Bayern showed just how much they missed the absent Lewandowski.

 

Bayern 2-3 PSG: Kylian Mbappe scores twice as Paris St-Germain beat title holders, Bayern Munich in Champions League quarter-final

Marquinhos scored PSG’s second, before Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting and Thomas Muller both struck for a Bayern team that played with an intensity and intent that bordered lacked that magical finishing touch that Lewandowski had become known for.

 

Bayern 2-3 PSG: Kylian Mbappe scores twice as Paris St-Germain beat title holders, Bayern Munich in Champions League quarter-final

Bayern fought back well, taking control in the second half to make it 2-2 but PSG struck on the counter to secure their advantage.

 

Bayern 2-3 PSG: Kylian Mbappe scores twice as Paris St-Germain beat title holders, Bayern Munich in Champions League quarter-final

Fresh from outshining Lionel Messi in the previous round, Mbappe showed his world-class ability by scoring PSG’s third goal making a mockery of Bayern’s defence after exploiting the home side’s high defensive line .

Neymar’s disguised pass to Mbappe was perfect, and…



Source: Linda Ikeji