Paris Saint Germain vs. Real Madrid: Champions League – Match Preview

Two of the favourites for the 2020 Champions League meet on Wednesday as Paris Saint Germain host Real Madrid.

PSG have won four of their first five league games, edging past Strasbourg on the weekend.

The returning Neymar was booed by the home fans, however the Brazilian delivered with an added time winner.

Real Madrid held off a spirited Levante on the weekend, winning 3-2, despite having a three goal advantage at half-time.

Karim Benzema continued his decent start to the campaign with a brace in the victory.

Real Madrid beat PSG in the last 16 stage in 2018 on route to the Champions League title.

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Neymar will serve the first of his three game Champions League ban, carried over from last season.

Keylor Navas is likely to start against his former employers, having left for PSG just a few weeks ago.

Sergio Ramos is set to miss out having sustained a muscular injury vs. Levante.

Gareth Bale will return from a domestic ban, whilst Eden Hazard should make his first competitive start.

Expected starting XI’s
PSG (4-3-3): Navas; Meunier, Silva, Marquinhos, Kurzawa; Veratti, Gueye, Herrera; Sarabia, Icardi, Di Maria
Real Madrid (4-3-3): Courtois; Carvajal, Varane, Militao, Mendy; Casemiro, Kroos, James; Bale, Benzema, Hazard


Result: PSG (6/5 with Coral)

Correct Score: 2-1 (8/1 with Betfair)

Anytime Goalscorer: Mauro Icardi (13/8 with Coral)

Odds correct at time of article (19:00, 16/09), they are subject to change

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