• Basel 1-2 Paris Saint-Germain: Late Meunier strike sends Emery’s men through

    Basel 1-2 Paris Saint-Germain: Late Meunier strike sends Emery’s men through

    The Belgian full-back scored in the dying embers of the affair in Switzerland to dump the hosts out of the Champions League and seal his side’s passage to the knockout stages.

    Paris Saint-Germain secured their place in the last 16 of the Champions League with two matches to spare as they beat 10-man Basel 2-1 thanks to Thomas Meunier’s stunning late volley.

    The French champions are six points behind leaders Nice in Ligue 1, but a third consecutive European win – courtesy […]

  • Angel Di Maria on target as PSG take three points against FC Basel

    Angel Di Maria on target as PSG take three points against FC Basel

    Angel Di Maria scored his first goal of the season to put Paris St Germain on course for a 3-0 Champions League win over Basel.

    The Argentina international smashed home five minutes before the break before Lucas Moura’s second-half strike and a late Edinson Cavani penalty sealed victory to keep Unai Emery’s men level on points with Arsenal at the top of Group A.

    Swiss champions Basel caused the hosts plenty of problems at the Parc des Princes and wasted numerous opportunities […]