Kylian Mbappe powers PSG to dramatic win over Bayern
Allianz Arena witnessed magic as Kylian Mbappe lead PSG to a dramatic win over Bayern Munich.
The French star lead proceedings as the Parisians humbled the current holders of the Uefa Champions League.
PSG drew first blood in the 3rd minute as Neymar found Mbappe who made no mistake with the finish.
The visitors were dominated for a brief spell afterwards but when they made to punish Bayern as soon as they got another opportunity.
Neymar again was the provider as Marquinhos beat the offside trap to double PSG’s lead in the 28th minute.
Former PSG player Choupo-Moting scored against his former employers to pull one back for Bayern 18 minutes before half-time.
The Bavarians began the second half as the better side, they heaped pressure on PSG as they went in search of the equalizer.
Mauricio Pochettino’s men cracked under the intense pressure as Thomas Muller levelled for Bayern on the hour mark.
Bayern Munich tried to sustain the momentum and tried to get a third goal, it wasn’t to be.
Eight minutes later, Kylian Mbappe put PSG back in the lead to gain a hefty first-leg advantage over Bayern.
It’s all similar to how he and his PSG teammates decimated Barcelona in the last round.
His quality has never been in doubt right from when he made his debut for Monaco and from the look of things, he is probably the most worthy heir to Cristiano Ronaldo’s and Lionel Messi’s throne.
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