Kylian Mbappe Reacts to PSG Win Against Bayern Munich in Champions League

Kylian Mbappe Reacts to PSG Win Against Bayern Munich in Champions League Photo: TT
PSG Stars Kylian Mbappe and Neymar

Paris Saint-Germain striker Kylian Mbappe has expressed his delight at his side’s win against Bayern Munich.

Ligue 1 giants PSG got the better of Bundesliga powerhouse Bayern 3-2 away from home at the Allianz Arena in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final tie on Wednesday evening.

France international striker Mbappe scored twice for the visiting team, and Marquinhos found the back of the net once.

Brazilian forward Neymar provided two assists, and Argentine winger Angel Di Maria gave one.

Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting and Thomas Muller were the goalscorers for Bayern.

Mbappe told PSG’s official website: “We played an excellent match, we suffered a lot, but we reacted as a team. We tried to hurt them with our strengths and that worked this evening.

“But we are only at half-time in the encounter and between the two, we have a very important league match.

“They are a top side, there were no surprises there. We knew that we were coming up against a side that would make us suffer, but you need to get through that in order to win big matches. It’s an excellent victory and a great lead.”

Match Stats

Over the course of the 90 minutes at the Allianz Arena on Wednesday evening, hosts Bayern had 64% of the possession, took 31 shots of which 12 were on target, and earned 15 corners.

Visitors PSG had 36% of the possession, took six shots of which five were on target, and earned one corner.

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