Offbeat Istanbul Basaksehir-PSG: two returns and five absent in the Parisian ranks

14:05  27 october  2020
14:05  27 october  2020 Source:   sport24.lefigaro.fr

Nagelsmann's plan for Basaksehir's "belly football"

 Nagelsmann's plan for Basaksehir's RB Leipzig will have to do without Lukas Klostermann in the Champions League game against Basaksehir Istanbul on Tuesday evening. The central defender is not the only person who gives the Saxons a headache. © imago images wants to survive the preliminary round with RB: Julian Nagelsmann. Klostermann is absent due to knee problems that caused him to be substituted at the league game last weekend in Augsburg (1: 1).

Istanbul Basaksehir bounced back from their 2 -0 loss to RB Leipzig with a 5 -1 win over Antalyaspor over the weekend, which should boost morale coming into the welcome of PSG . Similarly, PSG responded to their 2 -1 defeat to Manchester United with a fine 4-0 victory over Dijon on Saturday.

UEFA Champions League match preview for İstanbul Başakşehir v PSG on 28 October 2020, includes latest club news, team head to head form, as well as last five matches.

  Istanbul Basaksehir-PSG : deux retours et cinq absents dans les rangs parisiens © Panoramic

Two good news for Paris Saint-Germain. again last Saturday against Dijon (4-0) , Thilo Kehrer and Idrissa Gueye are part of the group selected for the trip to Istanbul Basaksehir on Wednesday (6:55 p.m.), during the second day of the League group stage champions . Suspended in Ligue 1 in recent weeks, Angel Di Maria and Layvin Kurzawa are of course available in C1, as was the case with against Manchester United last Tuesday (defeat 1-2) .

Thomas Tuchel will nevertheless have to compose without Mauro Icardi, Leo Paredes, Marco Verratti and Julian Draxler, all injured, against the Turkish champion. Ditto for the usual third goalkeeper, Alexandre Letellier, positive for Covid-19 and again replaced by the young (17) Mathyas Randriamamy.

Rashford and Solskjaer give Man Utd lift-off and leave PSG out of sorts

  Rashford and Solskjaer give Man Utd lift-off and leave PSG out of sorts Manchester United were in disarray just a couple of weeks ago, but it was Paris Saint-Germain who were a mess as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side won 2-1 in their Champions League clash in the French capital on Tuesday night. They got back on track in a 4-1 victory at Newcastle United last weekend before travelling to France and giving their Champions League campaign the best possible start. Solskjaer was without skipper Harry Maguire at the Parc des Princes. He once again left Paul Pogba on the bench, just as he had against the Magpies.Instead, Solskjaer's back three featured 22-year-old Axel Tuanzebe,starting for the first time in 10 months.

Istanbul Basaksehir and Paris Saint-Germain will both be looking to get off the mark in the Champions League when the two domestic champions meet at the Basaksehir Fatih Terim Stadium in Wednesday's Group H clash.

Istanbul Basaksehir - Paris St. Germain. 28/10/2020 19:55 GMT. The team of Brechin City haven't scored any goals in 5 of their last 7 matches in League two .

Icardi, Paredes and Verratti will be back soon, not Draxler

The hospital wing should empty quickly, however. Argentines Icardi and Paredes are due to resume collective training this week, and more specifically at the weekend for Paredes. The first named could therefore possibly apply to Nantes, Saturday, during the ninth day of Ligue 1 . Verratti is expected on the Saint-Germain-en-Laye pitches next week. It will be longer for Draxler, affected with the left hamstrings against Dijon (4-0) . The Germany international is indeed out until the next international break, as reported by PSG. He will therefore miss the C1 matches in Istanbul and Leipzig next week, and the L1 matches in Nantes and against Stade Rennes.

The Parisian group facing Istanbul Basaksehir : Navas, Rico, Randriamamy - Kimpembe, Marquinhos, Kehrer, Diallo, Florenzi, Kurzawa, Dagba, Bakker, Pembélé, Gueye, Pereira, Herrera, Rafinha, Fadiga, Ruiz, Kean, Di Maria , Neymar, Mbappé, Sarabia.

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Neymar, an injury that pleases .
© Supplied by Sports.fr Neymar was injured in Istanbul. Neymar’s untimely exit on Wednesday at Istanbul Basaksehir was not to displease everyone. Problems are piling up for the PSG . On Wednesday, if Thomas Tuchel's men ended up overcoming Istanbul Basaksehir (2-0), they indeed lost their master at playing. Hit in the back of the thigh, Neymar had to resolve to go out even before half an hour into the game.

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