With hopes of rebirth, Manchester United will host Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday 12 February at the Old Tradfford stadium in England for the first match between them in the round of 16 of the European Champions League. edition 2018/2019. The game has kick-off scheduled for 18h (Brasília time). The return meeting is scheduled for March 6 in Paris.Advances who reaches the most points. In case of equality, goal balance and number of goals away from home are used as tiebreaker criteria. If that is not enough, the setting will happen by charging penalties. Teams that qualify for the quarterfinals will be submitted to a new draw that will define the crosses until the decision, which is scheduled for June 1, at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid. At this stage there is no direction in the draw.
Manchester United, who played in the first round of UCL (Uefa Champions League), is no longer there. The slow-moving team that drew results in March over the command of Portuguese Jose Mourinho underwent a revolution since the Norwegian Ole Gunnar Solskjaer took over the command.The team made it much more offensive. The change in style has brought better results. In the 11 games with the new direction, the reds accumulated ten wins and a draw. In that period, they advanced to the last 16 of the FA Cup, where they will face Chelsea on Monday, February 18, as a challenge, and have achieved a feat in the Premier League.After being more than ten points away from the block that guarantees vacancy in European tournaments through the English Championship, they managed to enter the elite squad. On Saturday, February 9, as a visitor, United beat Fulham 3-0 to 3-1 with 51 points (15 wins, 6 draws and 5 losses). It has risen to the fourth position, the last one that gives the right to participate in the 2019/2020 edition of UCL.But after Solskjaer’s arrival, ambition changed. Although with Mourinho the best performance of the team was in the competition, the expectation of the conquest of title was small before the low quality of soccer. Now, hope exists.In the first round, United completed their participation with ten points (three wins, one draw and two defeats) with second place in Group H. He was behind Juve (12 points) and beat Valencia (eight) and Young Boys ( four). For the re-play, Solskajaer has three losses in the defensive sector. They are injured and should not be released to play Matteo Darmian, Marcos Rojo and Antonio Valencia.
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Having won the European Champion Clubs’ Cup as their main goal, Paris Saint-Germain, who was not well on the legs of the tournament in the qualifying round, reached the final round threatened to be eliminated. eighth-finals without his two main strikers, who are injured, and in their worst moment of the season.Neymar’s comeback, which was expected a few weeks after the striker suffered a new foot injury and should be off the pitch until at least the beginning of April, was added to Cavani’s embezzlement. The Uruguayan suffered an injury in a 1-0 victory against Bordeaux on Saturday, February 9, for the French Championship. The initial assessment is to stay off the lawns for at least a month and a half.Another who will be out of the game on Tuesday is Belgian right-back Thomas Meunier, who has had a head injury that will leave him under observation for at least a week. This is the medical protocol, although there is no suspicion of seriousness in the contusion. Of the casualties is the one of minor importance. That’s because Meunier, although used regularly, is not the holder of the position.
The right-back is owned by the Brazilian Daniel Alves, who was not used for having started the season in recovery of a serious injury suffered in the previous one.In the first phase of UCL (UEFA Champions League), PSG reacted in the end and finished first in Group C when reaching the mark of 11 points (three wins, two draws and a defeat). He overcame Liverpool (nine), who also advanced; Napoli (nine) and Red Star (four).
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However, recently, it has had unexpected results in the local scenario. It was eliminated by Guingamp, lantern of Ligue 1, in the Glass of the League in France. In the French Cup, did not fall, but needed the extension to impose itself to the Villefranche, third division team. In the French championship, winning the title is just a matter of time, but PSG lost their unbeaten record by taking a 2-1 win over Lyon in their first game after announcing that Neymar would be out for almost three months.
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