Paris St-German defeated a stubborn Leipzig side in the Champions League semi finals to book themselves a place in the Champions League final for the first time.
It was an entertaining semi-final in Lisbon between RB Leipzig and PSG as goals from Marquinhos, Angel di Maria and Juan Bernat secured a placed for PSG in the final. PSG won 3-0.
It was a well deserve victory for a PSG side who have come under heavy criticism in the past seasons for failing to prove themselves at the biggest stage in European Football despite being one of Europe’s biggest spenders.
PSG’s dream of reaching the Champions league final was almost chattered during their quarter-final match with Atalanta as they were held to a difficult test and had to wait till 90 minute of the game to score and get back into the match before performing another miracle just seconds after equalizing during when kylian Mbappe wonderful assist found Marquinhos who slotted home to give PSG the lead and put them through to the semi-finals.
And in the night of the semi-finals with RB Leipzig , it was one of the players who scored the first of two late comeback goals in the win over Atalanta that did it again against RB Leipzig, this time around, he rose to head home a superbly delivered free-kick from Di Maria to give PSG an early lead before Angel di Maria finish well from a close range following a thunderous assist from Neymar after Leipzig goalkeeper had given possession away with a dire kick. PSG was leading 2-0.
Leipzig should have pulled one back and put themselves back into the game, but Yussuf Poulsen squandered their best chance when he fired wide. PSG later made them pay for their missed chance when Bernat who was played onside by a Leipzig player Nordi Mukiele headed in the third goal to seal the win for the French side.
PSG won RB Leipzig 3-0 to book themselves a place in the champions league final where they will face either Bayern Munich or Lyon in the Sunday’s final.