Ousmane Dembele heckled by fans on return to Barcelona with PSG

Former Barcelona forward Ousmane Dembele has been heckled by supporters on his return to the city with Paris Saint-Germain. The PSG team jetted in on Monday for the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final tie, with fans heard hurling insults at Dembele when he got off the team bus. Dembele angered some sections of … Read more

How will Barcelona line up against PSG?

Barcelona decide their European fate in the 2023/24 season on Tuesday night at the Montjuïc Olympic Stadium as the Catalan giants welcome Paris Saint-Germain for the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final tie. Barça carry a 3-2 advantage after an epic comeback in the first leg fueled by team spirit, inspired substitutions by Xavi … Read more

PSG favorites to make SF despite Barça win – Xavi

Barcelona coach Xavi Hernandez said Paris Saint-Germain remain favourites to win the teams’ Champions League quarterfinal tie, despite his side winning Wednesday’s first leg 3-2 in the French capital. Raphinha scored twice and substitute Andreas Christensen headed the winner the 77th minute at the Parc des Princes to give Barcelona the edge heading back to … Read more

Xavi gets the better of Luis Enrique as Barça edge PSG in first leg

Julien Laurens, CorrespondentApr 10, 2024, 07:55 PM ET PARIS — In a week that has seen some of the best clubs in world football facing each other and offering some superb games, Paris Saint-Germain and Barcelona did not disappoint at the Parc des Princes on Wednesday night. Without reaching the height in intensity and quality … Read more

Is Kylian Mbappé’s Champions League dream at PSG over? A new dawn beckons in Paris

€2.04bn spent since 2011  ©TM/IMAGO The Champions League trophy has been the lacuna of the Qatari’s ownership of PSG. Since the government backed Qatar Sports Investments purchased the French giants in 2011, it’s been no secret that winning the most prestigious club competition in football has been the ultimate aim. Since the takeover, PSG have spent … Read more

PSG team news: Mbappe, Dembele and Asensio all start against Barcelona

When Paris Saint-Germain step out to face Barcelona on Wednesday night, the narratives are already there to be written – and not just by Kylian Mbappe. All eyes will be on the French World Cup winner as he will look to terrorise a surprisingly solid Barca back line, and it could be that the battle … Read more

PSG vs. Barça: Can Mbappé decide epic Champions League rivalry one last time?

Julien Laurens, CorrespondentApr 9, 2024, 11:00 AM Three years on from their last encounter in the round of 16, a new chapter in the rivalry between Paris Saint-Germain and Barcelona will be written on Wednesday when they face each other in the Champions League quarterfinals. This time, there is no Lionel Messi, Neymar or Luis … Read more

PSG vs Barcelona, Champions League: Preview

Paris Saint-Germain vs FC Barcelona Competition/Round: 2023-24 UEFA Champions League, Quarter-Finals, Leg 1 Barcelona Outs & Doubts: Gavi, Alejandro Balde (out), Frenkie de Jong, Pedri (doubt) PSG Outs & Doubts: Achraf Hakimi, Presnel Kimpembe, Nordi Mukiele (out), Bradley Barcola (doubt) Date/Time: Wednesday, April 10, 2024, 9pm CET (Barcelona), 8pm BST/WAT (UK & Nigeria), 3pm ET, … Read more

PSG boss: I represent Barça style more than Xavi

Sam Marsden Moises Llorens Apr 9, 2024, 06:19 PM Paris Saint-Germain coach Luis Enrique said he embodies Barcelona’s style of football better than counterpart Xavi Hernández ahead of Wednesday’s Champions League quarterfinal against his former team. Luis Enrique, 53, spent eight years at Barça as a player and another three as manager — leading them … Read more