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Tuesday’s Champions League fixture list will see PSG up against Newcastle United.
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PSG will want to continue from where they left off last time out with the 5-2 Ligue 1 victory against Monaco.
In that game, Paris Saint-Germain managed 54% possession and 16 shots at goal with 11 of them on target. For Paris Saint-Germain, the scorers were Gonçalo Ramos (18'), Kylian Mbappé (39'), Ousmane Dembélé (70'), Vitinha (72') and Randal Kolo Muani (96'). For their opponents, Monaco got 14 attempts at goal with 7 on target. Takumi Minamino (22') and Folarin Balogun (75') scored for Monaco.
Paris Saint-Germain can boast an impressive attacking record recently, lashing 18 goals past their opponents during the course of the last 6 matches. In those games, Paris Saint-Germain have also seen the number of goals scored against them total 6.
Newcastle United go into this match following on from a 4-1 Premier League win to beat Chelsea in their previous fixture.
In that game, Newcastle United had 55% possession and 14 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. For Newcastle United, the goalscorers were Alexander Isak (13'), Jamaal Lascelles (60'), Joelinton (61') and Anthony Gordon (83'). For their opponents, Chelsea got 7 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target. Raheem Sterling (23') scored for Chelsea.
Eddie Howe's Newcastle United have had reason to celebrate scoring a total of 10 times throughout their most recent six matches. The number of goals that they have conceded during those same clashes equals 7.
Head to head
The previous league match featuring the two was Champions League match day 2 on 04/10/2023 which finished with the scoreline of Newcastle United 4-1 Paris Saint-Germain.
That time, Newcastle United managed 27% possession and 12 attempts on goal with 8 of them on target. The goalscorers were Miguel Almirón (17'), Dan Burn (39'), Sean Longstaff (50') and Fabian Schär (91').
At the other end, Paris Saint-Germain got 11 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target. Lucas Hernández (56') was the scorer.
The match was refereed by István Kovács.
Team News: PSG
Sergio Rico (Cerebral hemorrhage), Keylor Navas (Hairline crack in the lumbar region), Presnel Kimpembe (Achilles tendon rupture), Marquinhos (Hamstring injury), Warren Zaïre-Emery (Ankle sprain) and Nuno Mendes (Hamstring injury) will not be able to play for PSG manager Luis Enrique.
In all likelihood, Les Rouge-et-Bleu may well kick off with a 4-3-3 formation this time featuring Gianluigi Donnarumma, Achraf Hakimi, Milan Skriniar, Lucas Hernandez, Nordi Mukiele, Fabian Ruiz, Manuel Ugarte, Vitinha, Ousmane Dembele, Randal Kolo Muani and Kylian Mbappe.
Team News: Newcastle United
Newcastle United manager Eddie Howe has to choose from a squad that has some fitness concerns. Joe Willock (Achilles tendon problems), Jacob Murphy (Shoulder injury), Callum Wilson (Hamstring injury), Elliot Anderson (Back injury), Sven Botman (Knee injury), Matt Targett (Hamstring injury), Dan Burn (Back injury) and Harvey Barnes (Foot injury) will miss out on this game. The players ineligible for this match because of suspension are Javier Manquillo, Matt Ritchie, Emil Krafth and Mark Gillespie.
We are inclined to think that The Magpies seem most likely to begin the game with a 4-3-3 lineup using Nick Pope, Kieran Trippier, Jamaal Lascelles, Fabian Schaer, Valentino Livramento, Lewis Miley, Bruno Guimaraes, Joelinton, Miguel Almiron, Alexander Isak and Anthony Gordon.
In our opinion, Paris Saint-Germain are likely to get a lot of shots on goal and make them count.
In contrast, Newcastle United could well struggle to make a breakthrough although we do think that they will probably end up scoring.
Our tip is for a 3-1 winning margin for Paris Saint-Germain after 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Parc des Princes (47,929)
Captain: Marcos Marquinhos
Chairman: Nasser Al-Khelaifi
Manager: Luis Enrique
Competitions: Ligue 1 position 1, Trophée des Champions (Final), Champions League (Group F)
⭐ Key Player: Gonçalo Ramos
Typically taking up the Striker position, Gonçalo Ramos was born in Olhão, Portugal. After having played his first senior match for Benfica in the 2019 - 2020 season, the accomplished Forward has scored 2 league goals in the Ligue 1 2023 - 2024 season so far in a total of 11 appearances.