PSG trying to break bad luck “quarters”. French band reached this stage in the previous three editions and each time was eliminated by FC Barcelona in 2013 and 2015 and 2014. In turn Chelsea, Manchester is his first “quarter” in history after that in 2014 and 2015 was always stopped in “optimal” for FC Barcelona.
With the title won in advance, now three steps, PSG are now focused on the League. He triumphed in the last game 4-1 with Nice, having just suffered the first failure SAESONAL the “Parc des Princes”, 0-2 with AS Monaco, while only the last 6 games. Otherwise, at home, the band prepared by Laurent Blanc has passed into account 20 victories and 4 draws, with goal gave the four of them in all competitions this season..
4th place in the Premier League, Manchester City scored four times in the weekend, 4-0 at Bournemouth, after not enrolled at all three previous matches with two draws and a defeat White, 0-1 at home to fellow-citizen United . The same is the only triumph of the previous three trips, two without being marked. Overall, the band Chilean Manuel Pellegrini was imposed in only 3 of the previous 10 games, regardless of race.
In the current League, PSG missed only home points in a 0-0 with Real, otherwise achieved three wins with two goals each date, plus only one received. Instead, City came back from traveling with three successes and only unsuccessful, 0-1 with Juventus.
That 1-3 FC Barcelona remains the only defeat April 15, 2015 from French club suffered in the last 38 games at home in Europe, in addition to 25 triumphs and 12 draws. Parisians succumbed previously Hapoel Tel Aviv in the UEFA Cup group stage 2006-2007 season. Overall, against the English teams have lost 4 dispute, two draws, and two victories, all with Chelsea.
The two teams have faced only once in history. This happened in December 2008 in the UEFA Cup group stage when they finished 0-0 in England. Of teams when there are survivors only “citizens” (Hart, Zabaleta and Kompany). They have not ever met another band from Hexagon.
For the new duel, Verratti and medical problems PSG Pastore, who has recovered Di Maria and Sirigu. On the other side, Manchester City is not available on Kompany and Sterling, both injured, while Yaya Toure and Hart are uncertain.