‘We all know we are able to do higher, we should kill video games off’: Paris Saint-Germain defender Presnel Kimpembe left annoyed following Champions League defeat to Manchester Metropolis
- Kimpembe, 26, was left upset together with his facet’s 2-1 loss to Manchester Metropolis
- Kylian Mbappe’s aim from shut vary handed PSG the benefit on the evening
- Raheem Sterling and Gabriel Jesus turned the tie round to provide Metropolis the win
- PSG do qualify for the last-16 after Membership Brugge misplaced 5-0 to RB Leipzig
The French giants took the lead on the evening with a well-taken aim from Kylian Mbappe on 50 minutes to place the guests forward, however objectives from England worldwide Raheem Sterling and Gabriel Jesus turned the tie round and handed the Sky Blues victory.
PSG progress to the last-16 after Membership Brugge had been thrashed 5-0 at house in opposition to RB Leipzig within the the opposite conflict in Group A however Kimpembe admitted the loss to the English champions harm.
Presnel Kimpembe applauds the PSG followers after the ultimate whistle following his sides 2-1 defeat
Kimpembe (left) appears to be like dejected after PSG misplaced to Manchester Metropolis on the Etihad Stadium
‘The No 1 goal was to qualify, that is for certain, however we’re nonetheless upset by this defeat,’ the 26-year-old stated.
‘We all know we are able to do higher. We’re opponents and we do not like defeat. What do we have now to enhance on? We now have to kill the video games earlier.
‘We additionally must work as a crew, center block, sliding, and that can do the trick.’
PSG supervisor Mauricio Pochettino, who continues to be linked with the Manchester United job, insists he was blissful together with his groups efficiency regardless of the end result.
‘There was no panic. They had been higher than us within the first half. Whenever you take a look at the variety of fouls we had, and the quantity that they had, that is the reality of the primary half’, the Argentine boss informed RMC Sport.
Pochettino provides directions to his facet through the defeat to the Premier League champions
‘There’s a actual distinction between the 2 groups. We began the second half higher, the crew got here out extra. We had the prospect to be in entrance, to open the rating.
‘We needed to make some modifications after the equaliser. The crew felt it, it had issue to compensate, that gave the second aim.
‘We’ll particularly keep in mind the second half, it’s the face we needed to see. I’m very glad with all of the gamers.
‘Given the circumstances in the beginning of the season, it is good to be certified.’