PSG players won against Borussia Dortmund and celebrated the goals in Haaland style. It was an answer by Parisians to Haaland’s challenging message.
In the second leg of the Champions League eighth-final, Paris Saint-Germain defeated Borussia Dortmund 2-0 at home and then moved on the next stage. The Parisian team looked good and deserved to qualify for the quarter-finals.
Thomas Tuchel did not put Kilian Mbappe in the starting lineup, who had been tested for coronavirus a few hours before the match.
Short review of the match
The home side opened the scoring at the 28th minute – Neymar kicked a header and PSG advanced.
The Parisians scored the second goal in extra time. So, Paris Saint-Germain won the first half with a two-goal advantage.
The situation was tense at the last minute of the match. The argument between Neymar and Emre Jan ended with the expulsion of Jan. Emre pushed the Brazilian with a hand and the referee showed him a red card.
The German team deservedly went down. The Parisians won the next stage and will play in the Champions League quarter-finals.
The Paris fans were cheering for the team throughout the match. They stood around ‘Park de Princes’ and cheered on the club.
Neymar mocked to Erling Haaland with similar celebration of his goal
During the first leg match in Germany, PSG lost because of Haaland’s brace. The Norwegian player then celebrated both goals in one style. At a second leg match in Paris, Neymar imitated Haaland style and celebrated his goal just like Haaland.
In addition to Neymar, Haaland was ridiculed by other PSG players as well. At the end of the match all the players of the Paris team repeated a similar gesture. The joke on Haaland has continued on in the dressing room of the French team.