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Paris Saint-Germain defender Presnel Kimpembe left frustrated following Manchester City defeat

‘We know we are able to do higher, we should kill video games off’: Paris Saint-Germain defender Presnel Kimpembe left frustrated following Champions League defeat to Manchester City

  • Kimpembe, 26, was left disillusioned together with his facet’s 2-1 loss to Manchester City
  • Kylian Mbappe’s purpose from shut vary handed PSG the benefit on the evening 
  • Raheem Sterling and Gabriel Jesus turned the tie round to present City the win
  • PSG do qualify for the last-16 after Club Brugge misplaced 5-0 to RB Leipzig

Paris Saint-Germain defender Presnel Kimpembe believes his workforce’s 2-1 defeat to Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City on Wednesday was not a good reflection of their total efficiency.

The French giants took the lead on the evening with a well-taken purpose from Kylian Mbappe on 50 minutes to place the guests forward, however targets from England worldwide Raheem Sterling and Gabriel Jesus turned the tie round and handed the Sky Blues victory.

PSG progress to the last-16 after Club Brugge have been thrashed 5-0 at residence towards RB Leipzig within the the opposite conflict in Group A however Kimpembe admitted the loss to the English champions damage. 

Presnel Kimpembe applauds the PSG followers after the ultimate whistle following his sides 2-1 defeat

Kimpembe (left) looks dejected after PSG lost to Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium

Kimpembe (left) seems to be dejected after PSG misplaced to Manchester City on the Etihad Stadium

‘The No 1 goal was to qualify, that is for certain, however we’re nonetheless disillusioned by this defeat,’ the 26-year-old mentioned.

‘We know we are able to do higher. We are rivals and we do not like defeat. What do now we have to enhance on? We must kill the video games earlier.

‘We additionally must work as a workforce, center block, sliding, and that can do the trick.’

PSG supervisor Mauricio Pochettino, who continues to be linked with the Manchester United job, insists he was completely satisfied together with his groups efficiency regardless of the end result.  

‘There was no panic. They have been higher than us within the first half. When you take a look at the variety of fouls we had, and the quantity that they had, that is the reality of the primary half’, the Argentine boss informed RMC Sport.

Pochettino gives instructions to his side during the defeat to the Premier League champions

Pochettino offers directions to his facet through the defeat to the Premier League champions

‘There is an actual distinction between the 2 groups. We began the second half higher, the workforce got here out extra. We had the possibility to be in entrance, to open the rating. 

‘We needed to make some adjustments after the equaliser. The workforce felt it, it had issue to compensate, that gave the second purpose.

‘We will particularly bear in mind the second half, it’s the face we wished to see. I’m very happy with all of the gamers. 

‘Given the circumstances originally of the season, it is good to be certified.’

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