Paris Saint-Germain faces Liverpool in pivotal Champions League clash and ahead of it, Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting has talked about their opponents.
Parc de Princess will host a highly intriguing and tensed fixture between two powerhouses, Paris Sant-Germain, and Liverpool on Wednesday night in the Champions League. Wednesday’s showdown could decide the immediate destiny of these two European elites and whoever wins makes into last 16.
Ahead of this high profile clash, Paris Saint-Germain’s star Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting has revealed the strong area of Reds and insists his squad can beat the English outfit.
He said the timing of the game is perfect for PSG to send out a warning to other contenders that they mean serious business.
“We have two important games but for me, it’s very clear that the winner between us and Liverpool will go through,” he added.
“We have the quality to beat Liverpool and as a team, we are in a very good moment.
“Its true as players when it comes to the Champions League we have to show more to our fans that we deserve to be favorites and no one in the dressing room is hiding from that.
“The strength of Liverpool is their physique. They don’t sit back they will try to come for us but we are playing at home and we have world champions in our team.
“I know Klopp from his Dortmund days and he always plays impressive football. He will try to press and make a statement but we are PSG and we know what this game will mean to our fans.”
Both the clubs will unleash their strong XI as Neymar and Mbappe are back fully fit while Joe Gomez and Naby Keita are also returned for Liverpool.
There is a tremendous race for last 16 spots in Group C. Currently, Liverpool sits at the top with 6 points while Napoli and PSG are behind them with 5 and 4 points respectively. Tonight’s fixture surely promises to produce fireworks and will decide the destiny of both the clubs.