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Season 2015/16

UCL Draw: PSG fact file

  • 18 March 2016 11:17
  • Posted by @kareem_kaddouri
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Everything you need to know about City's Champions League last eight opponents...

Nickname

PSG

Manager

Laurent Blanc

Stadium

Parc de Princes (49,691)

Season so far

PSG were rampant in Ligue 1 this season winning the league title in March, with eight games to spare. The French side have amassed 77 points from 30 games, winning 24 and losing only once. To show how well PSG have done, the team in second place is closer to the relegation zone than to the top spot!

Road to the quarter-finals

PSG had a tough group as they had to contend with Real Madrid. There was little competition from the other two sides in the group and PSG finished second on 13 points to progress to the round of 16. The opponents for PSG were Chelsea and in two entertaining legs, the French side progressed to the Quarter-finals 4-2 on aggregate.

Top scorer

Zlatan Ibrahimovic (4)

Best performance

PSG have never won the Champions League, however they have won the UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup in 1996.

Previous meetings

The two sides have met once in European competition, facing off in the UEFA Cup in 2008/09, sharing a 0-0 draw.

City Links

Ali Benarbia, Nicolas Anelka, George Weah

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