As it happened: PSG 2-0 Manchester City in the Champions League
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22:18a month ago

Thanks for joining me!

Thanks for following our coverage of tonight's Champions League match between PSG and Manchester City. 

The French side won on this occasion, but they will meet again at the Etihad on 24 November. 

Good night!

22:08a month ago

Full list of tonight's Champions League results

 

21:57a month ago

Full-time: PSG 2-0 Manchester City

PSG secure their first win of this Champions League campaign thanks to goals from Idrissa Gueye and Lionel Messi. 

A disappointing night for City, who had their fair share of good chances.

21:55a month ago

90+4 Mahrez misses the target

Riyad Mahrez shoots again from a free-kick, but this time his effort is well off target.
21:53a month ago

90+1 Mahrez denied

Riyad Mahrez hits a well struck free-kick, but Donnarumma is able to keep it out.
21:52a month ago

Four minutes added

Four minutes added at the end of the second half.
21:51a month ago

90' PSG substitution

Idrissa Gueye is replaced by Danilo. 

Excellent performance from the former Everton man, who put his side ahead early on.

21:49a month ago

88' Good play from PSG

Neymar is the player to combine with Kylian Mbappe this time. They play a one-two inside the City box and Neymar tries to pull it back for the Frenchman, but Ederson is able to gather.
21:45a month ago

Messi's goal

 

21:39a month ago

78' Changes for both sides

PSG bring on Georginio Wijnaldum for Marco Verratti, while Gabriel Jesus replaces Raheem Sterling for City.
21:38a month ago

77' Verratti booked

Marco Verratti is booked for a foul on Raheem Sterling.
21:36a month ago

More on the goal

Lionel Messi breaks forward and plays a one-two with Kylian Mbappe before firing the ball past a helpless Ederson. What a finish.
21:35a month ago

74' GOAL! Messi doubles PSG's lead!

Lionel Messi doubles PSG's lead with a brilliant finish!
21:31a month ago

70' Marquinhos clears for PSG

Phil Foden is already making an impact. He sends in a cross but Marquinhos is able to clear the danger.

Soon after, Kevin De Bruyne fires wide from distance.

21:28a month ago

68' City substitution

City's first change of the night sees Phil Foden replace Jack Grealish.
21:28a month ago

66' Mahrez tries his luck

Riyad Mahrez's shot from outside the box is deflected and into the arms of Donnarumma.
21:26a month ago

65' Chance for PSG

Neymar breaks into the box and gets a shot away, but he can only find the side netting while under pressure from Kyle Walker.
21:15a month ago

54' De Bruyne denied

Riyad Mahrez plays the ball into the PSG box and finds Kevin De Bruyne, but once again, Donnarumma makes the save.
21:08a month ago

47' Chance for City

Joao Cancelo finds Raheem Sterling, who can only fire wide from inside the box.
21:06a month ago

46' We're back underway!

PSG get us back underway in the second half!
21:05a month ago

Footage of Sterling and Silva hitting the bar

 

21:04a month ago

Gueye's opener

 

20:51a month ago

Half-time: PSG 1-0 Manchester City

PSG lead at the break through Gueye's eighth-minute strike.

City have had their chances, most notably when Sterling and Silva hit the bar in quick succession. 

All to play for in the second half.

20:46a month ago

Four minutes added

The fourth official indicates a minimum of four minutes added time at the end of the first half.
20:45a month ago

43' Donnarumma denies Dias

Kevin De Bruyne's corner finds Ruben Dias at the back post, but the Portuguese defender is denied by a good save from Donnarumma.
20:41a month ago

39' De Bruyne booked

Kevin De Bruyne is booked for a foul on PSG's goalscorer Idrissa Gueye.
20:39a month ago

38' Ederson denies Herrera

PSG attack again and Kylian Mbappe finds Ander Herrera, who forces Ederson into a decent save.
20:38a month ago

37' De Bruyne denied

Riyad Mahrez plays the ball into the PSG box and finds Kevin De Bruyne, whose shot is comfortably saved by Donnarumma.
20:36a month ago

35' Neymar fires over

PSG break forward and it comes to Neymar outside the box, but his strike goes well over the crossbar.
20:33a month ago

31' Cancelo shot saved

Jack Grealish plays the ball back to Joao Cancelo, who shoots from outside the box. However, Donnarumma is able to hold onto the ball.
20:29a month ago

26' PSG somehow survive

Kevin De Bruyne crosses and Raheem Sterling's header hits the crossbar. It comes back out to Bernardo Silva, who also hits the bar!
20:24a month ago

24' Cancelo booked

Joao Cancelo receives the first booking of the night for a foul on Kylian Mbappe.
20:22a month ago

20' Nuno Mendes clears for PSG

Joao Cancelo plays the ball into the PSG box and Bernardo Silva is the target, but Nuno Mendes does well to put it behind for a corner.
20:18a month ago

18' Man City corner

City win a corner as Riyad Mahrez tries to cross again. This time it's blocked behind off Presnel Kimpembe.
20:16a month ago

15' Donnarumma clears the danger

Riyad Mahrez does well down the right and breaks into the PSG box. The Algerian crosses but Donnarumma is able to punch the ball clear.
20:10a month ago

More on the goal

What a start for PSG. Kylian Mbappe sent in a low cross and Neymar was unable to make proper contact. City failed to clear the danger and it came to Idrissa Gueye, who fired it into the top right corner!
20:09a month ago

8' GOAL! PSG take the lead!

Idrissa Gueye fires PSG into the lead!
20:04a month ago

2' Man City free-kick dealt with

City win an early free-kick. Kevin De Bruyne sends it into the PSG box, but the hosts are able to clear the danger.
20:01a month ago

1' We're underway!

Manchester City get us underway at the Parc des Princes!
19:51a month ago

10 minutes until kick-off!

We're now just 10 minutes away from kick-off in this huge Group A match.

Who will come out on top? Stay tuned to find out!

19:40a month ago

Ilkay Gundogan annoyed to be missing out

Man City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan misses out tonight through injury, and he'll also miss Sunday's trip to Liverpool.

Guardiola will hope to have him back when they face Burnley after the international break.

 

19:36a month ago

Man City players are focused

 

19:34a month ago

Lionel Messi pictured earlier

Will he grab his first goal in PSG colours tonight? 

 

19:31a month ago

Two changes for City from Saturday's win at Chelsea

Pep Guardiola has made two changes from Saturday's 1-0 win against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.

Raheem Sterling and Riyad Mahrez start, with Phil Foden and Gabriel Jesus dropping to the bench.

19:20a month ago

Lionel Messi starts for PSG

The big news from the PSG line-up is that Lionel Messi starts after recovering from a knee injury. 

However, Juan Bernat, Ismael Gharbi, Rafinha, and Sergio Ramos are all injured, while Angel Di Maria is suspended.

19:02a month ago

Manchester City starting line-up

 

19:02a month ago

PSG starting line-up

 

18:06a month ago

Man City looking to build on their win against RB Leipzig

Man City won their opening group game 6-3 against German side RB Leipzig at the Etihad Stadium.

Both sides were clinical in that game as City scored from six of their eight shots on target, while Leipzig scored all three of theirs. 

However, Pep Guardiola will be hoping for a better defensive display from his side this evening.

18:01a month ago

PSG looking for a better performance than in Matchday 1

PSG put in a disappointing display in their opening group match, as they drew 1-1 away to Club Brugge.

The French side took the lead in the 15th minute through former Manchester United man Ander Herrera, but Hans Vanaken levelled for the Belgians 12 minutes later.

Mauricio Pochettino's men will need to perform much better tonight to get anything against this City side.

17:56a month ago

The match will take place at the Parc des Princes

The Parc des Princes, Paris, which has a capacity of 47,929, is the venue for this mouth-watering clash between two of Europe's heavyweights. 

Man City are unbeaten on both of their previous visits, winning 2-1 in the Champions League semi-final first leg back in April, while they drew 2-2 in the quarter-final first leg in 2016.  

17:51a month ago

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My name is Dale Winfield and I'll be your host for this game. VAVEL will provide you with team news, the confirmed line-ups and live updates throughout the game!

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