PSG hosted Pep Guardiola’s Man City at the Parc des Princes on Matchday 2 of the 2021/22 UEFA Champions League season. The Parisians were able to pull out a 2-0 victory with a first-half goal from defensive midfielder Gueye after just eight minutes, followed by a second-half stunner by Lionel Messi, who scored his first goal for his new club. Man City had a lion’s share of possession in the match but were unable to make a real impact to convert that possession into goals.
We’ve broken down all the key stats for you to digest, including;
* shot maps
* xT (expected threat)
* pass networks
* xG timelines
* defensive duels
* average positions and much more!
We also try to answer some questions for you with the visuals;
Which PSG player attempted the most number of passes? What were the passing zones for Manchester City?
To navigate the stats gallery simply click on the numbers to move through the pages.
At the end of the gallery, you’ll be able to download the full PDF stats report.