The biggest game of the round of 16 champions league ties, Real Madrid play PSG and its going to be a very big game at the Parc De Princes to start the round of 16 of. Both sides are at the top of the respective leagues. This year PSG are chasing there first UCL whilst Real Madrid with the most, 13, want to add to there total.
PSG: Donnarumma, Mendes, Kimpembe, Marquinhos, Hakimi, Verratti, Paredes, Pereira, Mbappe, Messi, Di Maria
Real Madrid: Courtois, Mendy, Alaba, Eder Militao, Carvajal, Kroos, Casemiro, Modric, Vinicius Junior, Benzema, Asensio
Stadium: Parc De Princes
Referee: Daniele Orsato
TV Coverage: BT Sport
01′ Benzema kicks of the game.
03′ Carvajal gets the ball to Modric but nothing appears from it.
05′ Mbappe embarrasses Carvajal and slides Di Maria through but he skies it.
07′ Hakimi and Vinicius Junior have there first race and Hakimi wins it after heading the ball to Donnarumma.
09′ Casemiro helps Carvajal cover Mbappe but its still a corner, its taken very quickly but no one can make anything of it.
13′ Mbappe makes a bad clearance and Mbappe runs in and its another corner.
14′ Hakimi plays a one-two with Di Maria and tries the cross but its blocked.
16′ Dani Carvajal is brought down by Ferland Mendy right in front of the assistant referee and Mbappe is about to shoot but Carvajal tracks bad and tackles.
17′ Mbappe is through on goal as it bounces down Courtois stretches his foot and reaches it barely, its out for a corner.
20′ Di Maria is almost through but its blocked by David Alaba and its another corner, the fourth in 20 minutes.
22′ Mbappe takes on three and gets past but he’s taken down and pleas for a free kick but the referee doesn’t listen.
25′ Mendy loses the ball as he’s chesting it down and PSG have a throw in.
26′ Carvajal, probably the most spoken of so far , blocks Nuno Mendes shot and PSG regain possession from his clearance.
28′ Modric wastes possession as he tries backheeling it but Di Maria gets the ball.
29′ Di Maria takes Vinicius Junior down and its a free kick from a position halfway through the halfway line, the cross is bad and Marco Verratti wins it in the air.
32′ Messi slips through the defence and tries shooting but its wide.
33′ Hakimi fouls Vini Jr and its a free kick after very good build-up play from PSG.
35′ Carvajal has the ball in PSGs half and Mbappe steals it and runs clean through only to be stopped by Eder Militao.
37′ Ferland Mendy gets in and quickly tackles Di Maria who was left stunned about Messi’s bad pass.
38’Casemiro fouls Parades and its a yellow card so he will be unable to play in the second leg of this fixture.
40′ Verratti gets a yellow card for a foul on Casemiro, who was trying to boot the ball away when Casemiro went down.
41′ Real Madrid continue some great build up play but its finally cleared away to Courtois from Nuno Mendes.
43′ Mbappe tries dribbling through and gets past Carvajal but his pass is deflected to Courtois.
45′ Real Madrid get there first corner of the half and its headed by Casemiro and its just wide from Toni Kroos’.
HT’ PSG have got 60% possesion to Real Madrid’s 40 and Mbappe has been running down the wing over and over whilst Carvajal has been the key word going everywhere.
50′ Courtois uses his strong hand to save Mbappe’s shot, after the one-two with Messi his touch is perfect and his shot is powerful in the bottom corner.
52′ Courtois rushes Mbappe and the ball bounces back to Verratti who shoots from near the halfway line and Courtois gets down to save it.
53′ Messi tries swerving it into the top right corner but there is not enough swerve and Courtois catches it.
54′ Toni Kroos shoots from outside the box but its slightly over the bar.
55′ Mbappe shoots from outside the box and Courtois catches it.
57′ Mendy takes Danilo Pereira on and its a foul, he goes down and Mendy gets a yellow card so he will also be suspended for the next leg.
60′ Kroos tries to set Vini Jr though but the ball is very bad.
61′ Carvajal finally slips up from Mbappe who had the ball way past him and its a penalty.
PENALTY’ Messi goes to the right and Courtois guesses the right way to slap it out for a PSG corner, amazing from Timo Courtois.
65′ Marco Verratti is down badly after Eder Militao clears the ball and kicks the bottom of his shin.
68′ Mbappe gets past the defence but not with the ball as Alaba steals the ball out of his feet.
69′ PSG had a free kick, Marquinhos flicks it on to Kimpembe who tries heading it to anyone in a blue shirt but Messi handballs it.
71′ Mbappe is offside but collects the ball and the linesmen lifts his flag.
72′ Carvajal comes off, luckily for him, as Lucas Vasquez comes on to replace him, Neymar and Rodrygo, two Brazilian wingers, come on as well.
75′ Neymar and Mbappe prepare for the free kick but the question is who will take it. Messi powers it over the bar for a Madrid goal kick.
77′ Messi crosses a ball and tries in a cross but no pone can get to it and its cleared.
78′ Mbappe shoots but its slightly wide from the corner.
79′ Mbappe does a few stepovers then shoots but Alaba does well to block it.
80′ Two PSG defenders get in each others way and its a free shot for Rodrygo and Marquinhos blocks it.
82′ Valverde comes on for Modric who has had a good game away at Paris.
83′ Kroos takes a free kick and lifts it over the wall to Alaba who fouls Marco Verratti.
87′ PSG start of with some lovely build up play on the counter attack Neymar collects it and runs on, he finally chips it over Courtois who is trying to look bigger but he misses.
89′ Gueye crosses the ball through some legs but it goes past everybody.
90′ Neymar gets around Courtois but its blocked by Alaba.
90+2′ The game is almost over and if neither side scores Madrid will have the advantage.
90+4′ Mbappe scores. He slips through two Madrid defenders and right foots it past Courtois somehow its 1-0 after Mbappe heroics.
FT’ Real Madrid looked like they had done a good job and were ready to walk away with a draw but Mbappe did amazingly to score.
PSG 1-0 Real Madrid