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Paris Saint-Germain grab crucial win to leave Liverpool in trouble

Paris Saint-Germain grab crucial win to leave Liverpool in trouble


Two first-half objectives gave Paris Saint-Germain a critical 2-1 Champions League home prevail upon Liverpool, placing them in an incredible position to qualify and leaving Jurgen Klopp's side, finalists last season, in threat of end. 

Juan Bernat opened the scoring at the Parc des Princes with a low complete before Neymar multiplied the lead from short proximity, just for James Milner to give Liverpool trust with a punishment seconds before the break. 

PSG had a large portion of a shot inside the opening moment when Edinson Cavani neglected to control a long ball which, had he possessed the capacity to do as such, would have abandoned him clean through. 

Their high-rhythm begin proceeded as Marco Verratti and Angel Di Maria consolidated to discover Kylian Mbappe, whose exertion was avoided away off Virgil van Dijk. 

Before the 10-minute check, PSG molded another possibility after a Liverpool corner had been cleared as Di Maria's strike from separation was parried by Alisson. 

Neymar and Mbappe then connected, the previous fouled by Milner however the arbitrator playing advantage before the last's shot was spared. 

Be that as it may, PSG did not need to sit tight yearn for their leap forward, Bernat guiding past the stranded Alisson from 10 yards after the ball had been nudged far from Mbappe. 

With Liverpool battling for energy and the home side clearing forward, Georginio Wijnaldum went into the book for fouling Mbappe however Neymar's free kick escaped Marquinhos. 

Milner then cut the ball back for Mohamed Salah on the edge of the territory as Liverpool searched for a reaction, however his exertion floated gently wide. 

Following 24 minutes, Verratti went into the book for a substantial test on Joe Gomez previously, with the half-hour drawing closer, Liverpool made a glint of threat when Roberto Firmino's cross was jabbed away. 

Minutes after the fact, PSG compromised again when Neymar discovered Mbappe down the left and his low ball in was a stubble far from the holding up Cavani. 

Gomez was reserved for fouling Neymar following 33 minutes, and things deteriorated for the guests three minutes after the fact when PSG put themselves immovably in charge. 

The objective originated from a fast separate the left and, when Mbappe created another low cross, Alisson denied Cavani just for Neymar to clear the bounce back into the corner from short proximity. 

Be that as it may, Liverpool snatched a life saver on half-time when Sadio Mane dashed into the zone and Di Maria sent him tumbling, Milner shooting the punishment past Gianluigi Buffon. 

Three minutes after the break PSG thought they had included a third, however Marquinhos was offside when he pushed home from Di Maria's conveyance. 

Be that as it may, the home side were neglecting to discover the power with which they had begun the match, Milner and Firmino connecting before Thiago Silva cleared and Andrew Robertson's cross headed wide by Firmino. 

PSG mentor Thomas Tuchel had seen enough and rolled out a twofold improvement, Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting and Dani Alves supplanting Cavani and Di Maria, with Liverpool expediting Naby Keita for Wijnaldum soon a short time later. 

Marquinhos had a header spared by Alisson as the home side endeavored to recapture a two-objective pad, yet there were indications of apprehension in the homegroup as the amusement moved toward its last stages 

Liverpool, who had expedited Daniel Sturridge for Firmino, at that point presented Xherdan Shaqiri for Milner, however with 10 minutes to go they were experiencing tension when Neymar dashed into the zone and went down under Van Dijk's test yet the arbitrator waved play on. 

Mbappe shot over seconds previously being supplanted by Adrien Rabiot as PSG hung tight, leaving Liverpool expecting to beat Napoli at Anfield on the last day of gathering recreations.

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