The critics were not long in coming after PSG’s defeat by City and the performance of his attacking trio was not long in coming for Jérôme Rothen.
Loss in the game on Wednesday night against Manchester City (2: 1), Like its attacking trio, Paris Saint-Germain will only have a few chances to play out. This does not mean long criticism, especially that of Jérôme Rothen. With stats below those of Lionel Messi, Neymar and Kylian Mbappé, the Parisians will not have succeeded in defending. to worry about citizens only 7 times, 2 shots on goal, including 1 shot on goal for 1 goal by Mbappé, but no shot on goal for Neymar or Messi, faced 16 shots, including 6 on goal for the men of Pep Guardiola.
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Messi, Neymar and Mbappé didn’t exist
Former Parisian Jérôme Rothen, as a consultant at RMC, has also mentioned his pre-game expectations with the Parisians. ” I didn’t expect PSG to transform all of a sudden, with a pochettino who uses something tactically and is respected by his players. I was expecting a very low block which, with its three attackers, plays off the disadvantages. “And I said to myself that if at least two of the three were in good shape, as is currently the case with Mbappé, if Messi or Neymar were to take over in addition to him, then PSG could deal a blow to a misunderstanding, as it has done since the beginning of the season in the League of Champions ”.
It continues with a touch of disorder about the MNM (Messi, Neymar, Mbappé, editor’s note): “The problem is, these three players didn’t exist for a variety of reasons. Whether it’s about investments, cycles, team cohesion, the joy of serving others … we haven’t seen anything about it ”.
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