LIVE – PSG-Juventus: a clash of titans to launch the European season

Paris is not kidding in the group stage

This will be Paris’ 11th consecutive season in the Champions League, only Lyon having had a longer streak among French clubs (12 from 2000/01 to 2011/12).

Paris have lost only one of their last 30 home games in the Champions League group stage (24 wins, 5 draws), it’s against Manchester United (1-2) in October 2020.

Juve remains on a good series against French clubs

Juventus have lost only one of their last 10 C1, C2, C3 & C4 games against French teams (7 wins, 2 draws), even if it was on their most recent trip, 0- 1 in Lyon in February 2020 in the Champions League.

The official line-ups of both teams

The PSG eleven: Donnarumma – Kimpembe, Marquinhos, Ramos – Mendes, Vitinha, Verratti, Hakimi – Neymar – Messi, Mbappe.

Juventus XI: Perin – Danilo, Bonucci, Bremer, – Kostic, Miretti, Paredes, Rabiot, Cuadrado – Vlahovic, Milik.

PSG replacements: Navas, Rico, Fabian Ruiz, Bernat, Danilo, Renato Sanches, Sarabia, Mukiele, Soler, Ekitike.

Juventus replacements: Pinsoglio, Garofani, De Sciglio, Locatelli, McKennie, Alex Sandro, Gatti, Kean, Rugani, Soulè, Fagioli.

Vitinha completely fit, says Galtier

Christophe Galtier at the microphone of Canal+ at the Parc des Princes:

“No, no problem [pour Vitinha]. He did the whole session yesterday. Even if he started apart, it was voluntary at the level of the medical staff. He did the whole session.”

Galtier: “We have planned several plans”

Christophe Galtier at the microphone of Canal+ at the Parc des Princes:

“That we can express ourselves as we have been doing since the start of the season. We have a high quality opponent who is used to these meetings. We have a team that is in place, which has not A lot of benchmarks. Opposite, it’s a well organized team. We will have to be very enterprising and also pay close attention to transitions. It’s a team that can come and rush us from the start of the match. We’re ready”.

“The match will be very intense, with a lot of quality in the pressing, technical quality too. It will be something other than our championship, of course. We can also expect a different organization from Juve. “The coach is a fan of changes, ways of countering opponents. On several planned plans”.

The composition of PSG without surprise and with Vitinha

Here’s RMC Sport’s info on PSG’s line-up against Juventus. An eleven without surprise.

The PSG eleven: Donnarumma – Kimpembe, Marquinhos, Ramos – Mendes, Vitinha, Verratti, Hakimi – Neymar – Messi, Mbappe.

Fabrice Hawkin

Environmental activists with a sand yacht in front of the Parc des Princes

The NGO Greenpeace is carrying out an action near the Parc des Princes. Activists are present with signs “Climate, present copies” or “climate, no more time to laugh about it”.

A sand yacht was also brought by the demonstrators to carry out their action in the streets in front of the Parc des Princes. This event follows the controversial remarks of Christophe Galtier at a press conference.

Paredes and Rabiot back at the Park, watch out for the flashback for Paris

Only a few days later for Leandro Paredes, three seasons later for Adrien Rabiot, the two Juve midfielders will return to the Parc des Princes to play the first match of this Champions League campaign against their former club, PSG. .

And the French club will have to be wary of its former proteges, with the Argentinian Angel Di Maria but also the Italian Moïse Kean. Because in the years 1990-2000, PSG defectors used to score against their former team …

> PSG-Juve: the former Parisian scorers against PSG, a curse still relevant?

The probable compositions

Donnarumma – Ramos, Marquinhos, Kimpembe – Hakimi, Verratti, Vitinha, Mendes – Messi, Neymar, Mbappe

Perin – Danilo, Bonucci, Bremer – Kostic, Miretti, Paredes, Rabiot, Cuadrado – Vlahovic, Milik

>> All composition info here

Hello and welcome to all for this Champions League live

The biggest club football competition is back and it’s still on RMC Sport. This Tuesday evening, PSG welcomes its toughest opponent in the group, Juventus Turin of Milik and Paredes. Angel Di Maria is unfortunately forfeited. On the PSG side, everyone is there, even the inevitable controversy. This time, it concerns the air transport of PSG and the ironic response of Christophe Galtier and Kylian Mbappé. Answers that did not please PSG, as RMC Sport revealed on Monday evening. Tonight at 9 p.m. at kick-off there will be a new football question with the first big test for Christophe Galtier’s PSG.

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